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James Abbott-Thompson

Law student at Trinity College, Cambridge

James Abbott-Thompson is a law student at Trinity College, Cambridge and an officer at the Cambridge Union Society. He has also worked on death penalty cases in the United States.

Troy Davis: Sacrificing the Innocent

Hope descended into horror on Wednesday, as the US Supreme Court considered, and then rejected, a request from attorneys acting on behalf of Troy Davis to stay his execution. All the while, I am told, he was strapped to the gurney in the execution chamber waiting to die.
22/09/2011 23:36 BST