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Stats and Facts about the Death Penalty

Death Penalty Information Center
A wide variety of "information topics" on the death penalty.

Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics
The basic annual primer on the death penalty put out by the U.S. Government

Death Row USA
A quarterly report by the Capital Punishment Project of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc

Capital Punishment Statistics from the Bureau of Justice Statistics

Capital Punishment 2000
This annual Bureau of Justice Statistics Bulletin presents characteristics of persons under sentence of death on December 31, 2000, and of persons executed in 2000. The report summarizes the movement of prisoners into and out of death sentence status during the year.

The Death Penalty in 2001: Year End Report from the Death Penalty Information Center (PDF format)

Capital Defense Weekly
Maintained by Karl R. Keys, a Massachusetts attorney.

Reports on the Death Penalty

Killing with Prejudice: Race and Death Penalty in the USA, Amnesty International report

A Broken System: Error Rates in Capital Cases, 1973-1995, Columbia Law School

The Death Penalty: Pro and Con, PBS's Frontline

Anti-Death Penalty

National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty

The Moratorium Campaign

Pro-Death Penalty


Death Penalty Projects

Death Penalty Initiative of the The Constitution Project
A bipartisan committee of death penalty supporters and opponents who agree that the risk of wrongful executions in this country is unacceptably high.

Cornell Law School Death Penalty Project

Stanley Milgram

Stanely Milgram site

"The Man Who Shocked the World", Psychology Today article about Milgram

In the News

Washington Post Web site for recent death penalty rulings

On Being a Juror

Your Rights As a Juror, Fully Informed Jury Association

Also by Alan Berlow

"The Wrong Man." by Alan Berlow, Atlantic Monthly

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