Maryland has become the latest state to ban the death penalty. Check out which other states have done away with capital punishment.
Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley signed a bill Thursday repealing the death penalty, making it the sixth state in as many years to ban capital punishment. The legislation goes into effect Oct. 1.
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