Virginia is set to become the first US Southern state to abolish the death penalty. Now for others to follow suit and end this barbaric, discriminatory practice.
Lawmakers vote to make Virginia first Southern state to abolish death penalty (Washington Post)
Virginia set to become first Southern state to abolish the death penalty
Virginia set to become first Southern state to abolish death penalty after lawmakers' final approval; governor is expected to sign
🎉 It’s official! Virginia becomes the first Southern state to enact comprehensive non-discrimination protections for LGBTQ people. #VALeg
"Several southern U.S. states reported sharp increases in COVID-19 infections, with Alabama, South Carolina and Virginia all seeing new cases rise 35% or more in the week ended May 31 compared with the prior week"