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2019/10/30 | Syrena Lin

Will Taiwan Ever Abolish the Death Penalty?

Premier Su Tseng-chang’s remark on the death penalty sparked activist outrage last week, and discussions on the abolition of capital punishment will be a crucial item on Taiwan’s 2020 policy agenda.

2018/08/07 | Stephen Hsu

OPINION: Money Will Not Placate Taiwan's Wrongfully Convicted

Even if Taiwan grants exonerated death row inmate Cheng Hsing-tse the compensation he is asking for, it will never make up for the years he lost behind prison walls.

2017/11/29 | David Green

Cheng Hsing-tse: Finally Free from Death Row's Shadow

Cheng Hsing-tse reflects on a decade living with the prospect of imminent execution after his exoneration and liberation from death row.