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Kitzhaber: 'I Will Not Allow Further Executions To Take Place'

Chris Lehman
11/23/2011

Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber made a stunning announcement Tuesday: He's calling off the execution of two–time murderer Gary Haugen, which was scheduled for two weeks from Tuesday.

In a somber press conference in Salem, Kitzhaber went even further. He said as long as he's governor, no inmate will be put to death in Oregon. Our Salem correspondent Chris Lehman reports.



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