The Oregon Capitol in Salem, Ore., Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019. A new bill passed by the Legislature this summer drastically limits application of the death penalty.

The Oregon Capitol in Salem, Ore., Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019.

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