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Sister Helen Prejean speaks with the media about the bill, which New Jersey Governor Jon S. Corzine signed into legislation to eliminate the death penalty and replace it with life imprisonment without eligibility for parole, December 17, 2007 at the State House in Trenton, New Jersey. New Jersey is the first state to eliminate the death penalty in 42 years.
Sister Helen Prejean speaks with the media about the bill, which New Jersey Governor Jon S. Corzine signed into legislation to eliminate the death penalty and replace it with life imprisonment without eligibility for parole, December 17, 2007 at the State House in Trenton, New Jersey. New Jersey is the first state to eliminate the death penalty in 42 years.

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