All Posts Tagged With: "death penalty"

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Gryzlov: Terrorism Prevents Russia From Banning the Death Penalty

Russian State Duma Speaker Boris Gryzlov said on Tuesday that the country would not officially abolish the death penalty because of the continued existence of terrorist threats.

Mar 23, 2010 | Continued
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Russian Court Extends Death Penalty Moratorium

Russia’s Constitutional Court has ruled to extend a moratorium on the death penalty that had been set to expire in January 2010, but has yet to ban the practice altogether.

Nov 19, 2009 | Continued