New bill to speed up executions in Florida

Timely Justice Act shortens appeal process, sparking concerns that many innocent people could be killed.

    Florida sends more people to death row than any other US state.

    Now, a new law shortens the appeal process and reduces the time people await execution.

    Timely Justice Act has sparked concerns that many innocent people could be killed.

    Al Jazeera's Andy Gallacher reports from Florida.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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