The exact numbers of people executed in China is classified as a state secret;
occasionally death penalty cases are posted ...
May 12, 2016 ... In Louisiana, the odds of a death sentence were 97% higher for those whose ...
Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics: “Capital Punishment, 2013.
Statistical information and publications about capital punishment in the United
States from the Bureau of Justice Statistics.
Sep 8, 2014 ... Statistics offer a fascinating snapshot of U.S. executions, including how they're
done, where they take place and how many prisoners are ...
May 28, 2015 ... Where the Death Penalty Has Been Abolished in the U.S. .... an argument has a
stronger foundation in statistics than in religious views, but I fail ...
2) There is no credible evidence that capital punishment deters crime. Scientific
... Moreover, states without the death penalty have much lower murder rates.
Sep 21, 2011 ... US death penalty rates will be in sharp focus this week as Troy Davis faces a
lethal injection in Georgia, in the most controversial case this year.
Official international site on AI's death penalty abolition efforts. The death penalty
is the ultimate cruel, inhuman and degrading punishment.
"Executing the mentally retarded is senseless cruelty. Even strong death penalty
supporters recognize that capital punishment is wrong for people with the mind ...
May 3, 2013 ... Death penalty statistics in China are considered state secrets. Iran executed over
252 people, North Korea executed over 60, and the US ...