Marc Levin and Stephen Bright spoke with Neal Katyal about the use of capital punishment and whether death penalty sentences would ever end in the U.S. They also discussed the potential for the Supreme Court to end the death penalty.
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Stephen B. Bright President and Senior Counsel Southern Center for Human Rights
Neal Katyal Solicitor General (Acting) (Former) Department of Justice
Marc Levin Director Texas Public Policy Foundation->Center for Effective Justice
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