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to the death

Until one participant in a fight or struggle has died or been killed.
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It hasn't (been a campaign issue) recently, since Democrats decided it didn't make sense to be rigidly opposed to the death penalty,'' Jeffe said.
Prejean vows to keep working for an end to the death penalty, and that is good news.
And that means we now have a principled opposition to the death penalty.
The experience of a loss due to the death of a loved one is an intensely individualized process.
When it comes to the death penalty, white lives are considered more valuable than black lives in Maryland," Richard Dieter says of the Death Penalty Information Center.
William Worden, "Children's reactions to the death of a parent," 300-316 in Stroebe, Stroebe and Hansson eds.
The death rates attributable to bacteremia, endocarditis, or community-acquired pneumonia were assumed to be equal to the death rates found when these infections were coded as a primary diagnosis in SPARCS and 041.
With California having scheduled three inmate executions over the next three months, Most Reverend Stephen Blaire, Bishop of Stockton and President of the California Catholic Conference, released the following statement today expressing strong support for an end to the death penalty in California and affirming the recent statement by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, A Culture of Life and the Penalty of Death.
Koretz said his concern was not based on moral opposition to the death penalty itself, to which he admitted having ``mixed feelings,'' but to the accuracy and fairness of the justice system in applying it.
Anyone who pays attention to the death penalty can feel it.
The death of Jonathan Pearson's brother-in-law, Mahlon Hosford, often useful comparisons both to the community reaction to William Palmer's passing, and to Pearson's heart-felt response to the death of his own son Henry.
So long as a majority of the judges of the 9th Circuit believe they can and should impose their personal opposition to the death penalty over the legislated wishes of the people of California, we can expect these outrageous miscarriages of justice to continue.
At times, Bush seems insensitive to the plight of the people he is sending to the death chamber.
For Forms A3025-96 and A3026-96, a benefit will be payable under the EER rider only when a death benefit is payable due to the death of an annuitant.
Opposition to the death penalty was largely responsible for voters ousting Rose Bird, former chief justice of the state Supreme Court, and two other justices in the 1980s.