Quote of the Week: 'No other state has gone so far.'

"No other state has gone so far."

—Richard Dieter, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center, commenting to the Associated Press on Gov. Bill Haslam’s signing a bill into law that allows the state to electrocute death-row inmates. According to Dieter, Tennessee is the first state to reintroduce the electric chair without giving prisoners an option.

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