Capital punishment is a legal penalty in the United States, currently used by 31
states, the .... The Supreme Court has never ruled the death penalty to be per se
STATES WITHOUT THE DEATH PENALTY (19) (YEAR ABOLISHED OR
OVERTURNED IN ... The legislature has voted down attempts to restore the
Death Penalty Information by State. The Death Penalty Information Center now
has two resources for state-by-state information: ...
Dec 9, 2016 ... The state still has a law allowing for execution for espionage, but the DOJ
considers New Mexico to have no capital punishment.   .
Methods of Execution Used in Capital Punishment and States That Have
Abolished the Death Penalty. Find information about each U.S. state's stance on
Nov 9, 2016 ... Capital punishment is currently authorized in 31 states, by the federal
government and the U.S. military. In recent years several states have ...
Sep 16, 2011 ... Here are the five states with the most executions between 2007-10. ... Death
penalty's top 5: Which US states have the most executions?
Apr 30, 2014 ... While a majority of the country's states still have the death penalty, there has
been a considerable shift in these numbers over the last decade.
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Nineteen (out of 50) states have abolished the death penalty.  Although 31
states still retain the death penalty, only 7 of them actually carried out executions
Dec 11, 2016 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts about the death penalty in the United States. ... Since
1973, there have been 156 death row exonerations. Twenty-six of ...