MT Senate Passes Bill Abolishing Death Penalty
Good news out of Montana: The state senate passed a bill abolishing the death penalty.
With a 27 to 23 vote, Montana State senators on Tuesday approved a bill that would abolish capital punishment. Montana is one of 36 states that currently has the death penalty and bill sponsor, Democrat Dave Wanzenried of Missoula, hopes that will change. His bill would replace the death penalty with life in prison without the possibility of parole.
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