Ronnie Sandoval, left, Lorrain Taylor, comfort each other as they hold photos of their slain children, and a news conference where they joined others in supporting a Novemer 2012 ballot intiative to end the death penalty, held in Sacramento, Calif. Monday, Aug. 29, 2011. Sandoval's son, Arthur Carmona, was murdered in Santa Ana in 2008 and Taylor's twin sons with gunned down together in Oakland in 2000. Both mothers spoke against the death penalty and support the initiative that would replace capital punishment with life prison terms. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

California Death Penalty Ban On November Ballot

(Mint Press)— The SAFE California Act, a citizen led ballot initiative that has gathered more than the minimum 500,000 petition signatures needed to be placed on the ballot, could abolish the death penalty in California this November making it the sixth state since 2007 to end capital punishment. If successful, the proposed California act could […]