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Expanding, Slightly, New Hampshire Death Penalty

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Under the structure established by the Supreme Court in the 1970's states are required to narrow the types of murders eligible for the death penalty.  Some states narrowed too much and some too little.  In the former category is New Hampshire, where a horrific home invasion robbery-murder was not eligible for the death penalty.

A corrective bill passed the Senate today on a voice vote, WMUR reports.

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