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Stories with person: Lee Boyd Malvo
  • Pace of death sentences, executions slows in Virginia story has photos
    Updated: May-03-15 1:16 pm

    RICHMOND, Virginia - A prosecutor's decision not to seek a death penalty for the man accused of abducting and killing a University of Virginia student is emblematic of capital punishment's decline across the country and in the state that once operated one of the busiest execution chambers in the nation.