Gov. Pete Ricketts speaks during a news conference, accompanied by a group of state senators and other supporters, regarding his veto of a bill passed by the legislature that would repeal the death ... more 
Gov. Pete Ricketts speaks during a news conference, accompanied by a group of state senators and other supporters, regarding his veto of a bill passed by the legislature that would repeal the death penalty in Nebraska on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in the Governor's Hearing Room at the Nebraska State Capitol in Lincoln, Neb. (Kristin Streff/Lincoln Journal Star via AP) less 
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Tue, May 26, 2015 5:57 PM EDT