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Nebraska’s Catholic governor holds firm on stand for capital punishment

August 03, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts, a Catholic who favors capital punishment, has indicated that the revision of the Catechism by Pope Francis will not alter his position. A scheduled execution will proceed on schedule, he said.

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