Wrongful execution is a miscarriage of justice occurring when an innocent person
is put to death by capital punishment, the "death penalty". ... A number of people
are claimed to have been...
Some cases with strong evidence of innocence include: .... He was allegedly
hired by a convenience store owner to kill another girl, and killed these victims by
Oct 13, 2015 ... The total number of exonerations is 156, with the most recent being Derral
Hodgkins on October 12, 2015. List of Exonerees Since 1973 ...
Apr 29, 2014 ... At least 4 percent of all people who receive the death penalty are innocent, if a
new study is right. The number of people sentenced to die for ...
“You can release an innocent man from prison, but you can't release him from the
... 156 individuals have been exonerated from death row--that is, found to be ...
May 5, 2010 ... He spent 18 years on death row before being PROVEN innocent. ..... or persue
an innocent accused, SHOULD receive the same sentence.
Apr 28, 2014 ... “The great majority of innocent people who are sentenced to death are never ...
From 1973 to 2004, more than 35 percent of death row inmates ...
Apr 9, 2013 ... In movies about people on death row, the final piece of evidence that will ... After
receiving a new trial in 2003, it took the jury just thirty-five ... But in 2001, a judge
ordered a new DNA test on a piece of the victim's clothing, and ...
Since 1973, 151 people have been released from death rows throughout the
country due to evidence of their wrongful convictions. In 2003 alone, 10
Jul 7, 2011 ... (77%) have been executed for killing white victims, even though African-
Americans make up about half ... The death penalty claims innocent lives. Since
1973 ... der 18 at the time of the crime shall receive the death penalty.