Writer for The Marshall Project. Violinist. mchammah@themarshallproject.org

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Maurice Chammah is a staff writer. His work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, and elsewhere. He was a finalist for a 2014 Livingston Award for a story on the decline of the death penalty, and a 2011-2012 Fulbright fellow in Egypt. He plays the violin and has toured with the band M...

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Jul 25, 2017

Fmr TX gov Mark White has become an outspoken critic of the death penalty. He oversaw many executions in his time.  http://m.mysanantonio.com/opinion/commentary/article/Capital-case-bears-more-scrutiny-11349373.php 

Jul 24, 2017

Often you can tell a reporter is against the death penalty, but this article screams in the opposite direction https://t.co/TyQNQAMSQ8 https://t.co/rEFcS1C3kQ

Jul 24, 2017

Scharlette Holdman, a Force for the Defense on Death Row, Dies at 70  https://nyti.ms/2tR0mff 

Jul 23, 2017

RT @NYTNational: Scharlette Holdman, a force for the defense on death row, dies at 70  http://nyti.ms/2uMg7se 

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