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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capital_punishment_by_the_United_States_federal_government

The United States federal government may apply the death penalty for treason, terrorism, espionage, federal murder, large-scale drug trafficking, or attempting to  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capital_punishment_in_the_United_States

Note that the death penalty is used throughout the United States for certain federal crimes. States with a valid death penalty statute. States without the death penalty. Capital punishment is a legal penalty in the United States, currently used by 31 states, the ...

deathpenaltyinfo.org/death-penalty-offenses-other-murder

Jul 16, 2007 ... INTRODUCTION. The death penalty in the United States is used almost exclusively for the crime of murder. Although state and federal statutes ...

deathpenaltyinfo.org/crimes-punishable-death-penalty

Death Penalty for Offenses Other Than Murder - State and Federal Laws that allow Capital Punishment when no death has occurred. DPIC's Page on Kennedy v ...

www.bbc.com/ethics/capitalpunishment/intro.shtml

This article provides an introduction to the death penalty, including a definition and worldwide ... Capital punishment is used in many countries around the world.

www.cnn.com/2013/07/19/us/death-penalty-fast-facts/index.html

May 12, 2017 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts about the death penalty in the United States. ... 2010 - Execution by firing squad is used for the last time in Utah, with ...

deathpenalty.procon.org/view.resource.php?resourceID=004927

Sep 12, 2012 ... US Federal Offenses Punishable by Death The US federal government lists 41 capital offenses which are punishable by death. See the full list ...

deathpenalty.procon.org/view.answers.php?questionID=000988

May 20, 2008 ... [Editor's Note: The terms "death penalty" and "capital punishment" are frequently used to mean the same thing. However, some people believe ...

www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/execution/readings/history.html

As far back as the Ancient Laws of China, the death penalty has been ... drowning at sea, burial alive, beating to death, and impalement (often used by Nero).

time.com/deathpenalty

The case of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev absorbed Americans as no death-penalty .... No other U.S. jurisdiction has used rifles for an execution in more than 50 years.).