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UN rights office welcomes Nebraska as latest US state to abolish death penalty

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Welcoming Nebraska as the nineteenth state in the United States to abolish the death penalty, the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) today urged the Federal Government to engage with those states retaining the policy towards achieving a nationwide moratorium as a first step to abolition.

Source: United Nations News Centre – UN rights office welcomes Nebraska as latest US state to abolish death penalty

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