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
National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty
The Moratorium Campaign
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
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