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High court rules for death-row inmates with low IQ

High court rules for death-row inmates with low IQ

High court rules for death-row inmates with low IQ

A death penalty opponent picks up a s...


WASHINGTON - Twelve years after barring execution of the mentally disabled, the Supreme Court on Tuesday prohibited states in borderline cases from relying only on intelligence test scores to determine whether a death row inmate is eligible to be executed.


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