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Gov. DeSantis signs controversial death penalty legislation ABC News | 4/20/2023
“Maria DeLiberato, a capital defense lawyer, told ABC News the newly signed legislation would discount Black and brown jurors’ voices and make Florida an ‘extreme’ state with the lowest threshold to sentence offenders to death.”
“‘If you steal a pack of gum in Florida, you are entitled to a unanimous jury determination of your guilt. And so, to have anything less to take someone’s life, is just a straight violation of the Constitution,’ DeLiberato said.”
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