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 »
Death penalty, also called capital punishment, is when a government or state
executes (kills) someone, usually but not always because they have committed a
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Capital punishment: Imposition of a penalty of death by the state.
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A non-profit organization serving the media and the public with analysis and
information on issues concerning capital punishment in the United States.
*New Mexico abolished the death penalty but the repeal may not apply
retroactively, leaving prisoners on death row facing possible execution. To find
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This chart chronicles the United State's use of the death penalty over the past four
centuries. The chart highlights the gradual rise in use of capital punishment in ...
In 1979, the Supreme Court of Rhode Island held that the state's statute imposing
a mandatory death sentence for an inmate who killed a fellow prisoner was ...
Official international site on AI's death penalty abolition efforts. The death penalty
is the ultimate cruel, inhuman and degrading punishment.