The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a plea to undertake a historic reassessment of the constitutionality of the death penalty nationwide.
The court denied certiorari in Hidalgo v. Arizona, which challenged the constitutionality of that state’s death penalty statute but also attacked capital punishment generally “in light of contemporary standards of decency.”
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