The family of a three-year-old Ethiopian refugee stabbed to death in 2018 have called for the perpetrator to face the death penalty after he pleaded guilty to murdering her and wounding eight others, including five children. Timmy Kinner, 33, has admitting carrying out
Virginia took a historic step on Wednesday by becoming the first state in the South to eliminate the death penalty. Gov. Ralph Northam signed the legislation a month after the Virginia General Assembly voted to strike down capital punishment in the state.