Capital punishment - Wikipedia
Capital punishment, also known as the death penalty, is a government
sanctioned practice whereby a person is put to death by the state as a
punishment for a ... More »
5 days ago ... Facts about the Death Penalty ... Race of Death Row Inmates and Death Row
Inmates by State Source: NAACP Legal Defense Fund, “Death ...
Unless otherwise stated, all facts below are accurate as of June 1, 2015. Facts on
Innocence. Since 1973, 153 people have been exonerated from death row.
Information on US death penalty costs, trends, statistics and other facts from
Amnesty International. Join the campaign to end capital punishment!
Death Penalty Facts: did you know that... At least 1 in 25 people sentenced to the
death penalty in the U.S. are innocent?
Nov 14, 2016 ... Voters in three states voted in support of capital punishment in 2016 despite a fall
in nationwide support. Here are five facts about the death ...
Dec 9, 2016 ... Read little known facts in the death penalty debate. ... On May 27, 2015,
Nebraska became the latest state to outlaw capital punishment, joining ...
Dec 11, 2016 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts about the death penalty in the United States.
"Executing the mentally retarded is senseless cruelty. Even strong death penalty
supporters recognize that capital punishment is wrong for people with the mind ...
Apr 13, 2013 ... China keeps its execution numbers secret, Saudi Arabia crucifies a man, and the
U.S. ranks fifth highest, according to a new report.