manuel pardo http://blog.wlrn.org en Florida's Surging Death Penalties Buck Trend http://blog.wlrn.org/post/floridas-surging-death-penalties-buck-trend <p></p><p>Texas executed 15 convicts in 2012, the most of any state, according to an <a href="http://deathpenaltyinfo.org/documents/2012YearEnd.pdf">end-of-year report from the Death Penalty Information Center</a>.</p><p>But Florida led the nation with new death sentences for the year: 21, more than twice as many as Texas. California, with 14 death sentences, was the only other state to achieve a double-digit performance.</p> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 12:40:24 +0000 Rick Stone 6843 at http://blog.wlrn.org Florida's Surging Death Penalties Buck Trend