NC state Sen. Phil Berger acknowledges a question from a reporter at the legislature in Raleigh on May 31, 2016. Berger recently accused Gov. Roy Cooper and Josh Stein, the attorney general, of imposing a de-facto moratorium on the death penalty.
NC state Sen. Phil Berger acknowledges a question from a reporter at the legislature in Raleigh on May 31, 2016. Berger recently accused Gov. Roy Cooper and Josh Stein, the attorney general, of imposing a de-facto moratorium on the death penalty. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
NC state Sen. Phil Berger acknowledges a question from a reporter at the legislature in Raleigh on May 31, 2016. Berger recently accused Gov. Roy Cooper and Josh Stein, the attorney general, of imposing a de-facto moratorium on the death penalty. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com

Fact check: Have Cooper and Stein worked to delay executions, like Berger says?

January 06, 2018 01:50 PM