US bishop chairman welcomes repeal of death penalty in Virginia
March 29, 2021
CWN Editor's Note: “I welcome Virginia’s repeal of the death penalty as a bold step towards a culture of life,” said Archbishop Paul Coakley of Oklahoma City, chairman of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development. “Virginia will become the twenty-third state to abolish the death penalty, and I urge all other states and the federal government to do the same.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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