6 May 21 – The South Carolina bill, which passed the House by a 66-43 vote, would require death row inmates to choose between a firing squad or electric chair if lethal injection drugs are not available.
The guy with the most money makes the rules. Wolf has the most money. He bought the office. He makes the rules. John can argue semantics to his heart’s content. But Wolf won’t sign any warrants and the death penalty is effectively suspended in PA. That’s the power of one guy who’s rich enough to buy the office.
Feb. 2015 – Gov. Tom Wolf declared a moratorium Friday on the death penalty in Pennsylvania, potentially halting the process for 186 prisoners who’ve received a death sentence. Since 1693, the commonwealth has…
June 5, 2015 – The family of a 16-year-old Pennsylvania girl who was kidnapped, raped and murdered in 1993 is criticizing Gov. Tom Wolf for delaying Friday’s execution of the man who confessed to the crimes.
The sister of Trista Eng told Wolf in an open letter, “You’re the only person standing in between my sister getting justice she so deserves” and “What about our legal right to be heard? To have input?”
Michael has acknowledged kidnapping and raping the Dillsburg woman before driving her to state game lands in York County where he shot her three times.
After Gov. Tom Wolf suspended the use of capital punishment in the commonwealth in February, the Pennsylvania Office of the Victim Advocate reached out to the families of murder victims whose…
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has twice claimed recently that a state Senate report released this summer recommended continuing his moratorium on the death penalty.