THIS week’s People story is on American Sr Helen Prejean who, after witnessing an execution in a US prison, has led an ongoing campaign against the death penalty. Her best-selling book Dead Man Walking: An Account of the Death Penalty in the United States was later made into a film.
For the full story, see this week’s print edition of The Catholic Leader.
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