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Opinion: Friends of the court, enemies of the death penalty

(Subscription required) On Monday, Gov. Gavin Newsom told the California Supreme Court that "racial discrimination infects the administration of California's death penalty" because existing "inequities in the imposition of death sentences are the result of racial terror and subjugation."
Oct 29, 2020

(Subscription required) On Monday, Gov. Gavin Newsom told the California Supreme Court that "racial discrimination infects the administration of California's death penalty" because existing "inequities in the imposition of death sentences are the result of racial terror and subjugation."