Death Penalty Research

 

 

Death penalty costs California $184 million a year, study says

 

Detailed study on the death penalty in North Carolina by Matt Robinson http://www.pscj.appstate.edu/ncdeathpenalty/

 

 

Lena Baker: A Historic Case of Racial Injustice: The Story of the Only Woman Ever Executed by the State of Georgia

 

Lack of funding builds death row logjam

 

Virginia's execution of a woman may signal shift in national thinking

 

Playing God? Texas Jury Consulted Bible Before Sentencing Man to Death

 

Death row female inmate denied high court review

 

Is a second execution attempt cruel and unusual?

 

Innocent but Executed

 

California can't afford the death penalty

 

Troy Davis Case - A series of articles

 

Waiting to Die: The Cruel Phenomenon of "Death Row Syndrome"

 

Including web site for full opinion Supreme Court Allows Lethal Injection for Execution

 

Another study refuting the deterrence effect of the death penalty: Death Penalty and Deterrence: The Last Word

 

New Jersey lawmakers vote to end death penalty

 

Exoneration Using DNA Brings Change in Legal System

 

Important Resource - Death Penalty Information Center - http://www.deathpenaltyinfo.org/

 

A History of the Death Penalty   

http://www.deathpenaltyinfo.org/article.php?scid=15&did=410#EarlyDeathPenaltyLaws

 

The Case of “Tookie” Williams - a series of articles about the founder of the Crips who was executed in December, 2005