California Governor Gavin Newsom To Take Action On The Death Penalty

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Published on March 13, 2019 - Duration: 00:32s

California Governor Gavin Newsom To Take Action On The Death Penalty

California Gov.

Gavin Newsom came into office and prioritized the issue of the death penalty.

According to Business Insider, Newsom is expected to use executive action with the issue.

He said: "I don't want to react to something.

I want to be proactive.” California has not executed a death row inmate since 2006 because of legal challenges.

Yet it has the most inmates on death row than any other state with 730 inmates.

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