Lawmakers hear emotional testimony on death penalty repeal
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Kelly Ayotte’s view of the death penalty is informed by the brutal and senseless murder of a Manchester police officer in the line of duty. Phil McLaughlin’s perspective on capital punishment evolved after he nearly prosecuted an innocent man for a capital crime. The two former attorneys general offered opposing views on capital punishment as both testified at the State House on the latest effort to repeal the death penalty in the Granite State.