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Jan 19, 2022

Republican Legislators Introduce Bill to Repeal and Replace Utah’s Death Penalty

Two con­ser­v­a­tive Republican leg­is­la­tors, both for­mer sup­port­ers of cap­i­tal pun­ish­ment, have intro­duced leg­is­la­tion that would end death-penal­ty pros­e­cu­tions in Utah. On January 18, 2022, the first day of the three-month 2