In Louisiana, the odds of a death sentence were 97% higher for those whose
victim was white ... Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics: “Capital Punishment,
Information on US death penalty costs, trends, statistics and other facts from
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Feb 10, 2015 ... Statistical information and publications about capital punishment in the United
States from the Bureau of Justice Statistics.
Execution as a form of punishment in Pennsylvania dates back to the time the first colonists arrived in the late 1600s. On November 29, 1990, Gov. Robert P. Casey signed legislation changing Pennsylvania's method of execution from electrocution to lethal injection and,... More »
Sep 8, 2014 ... In the infographic above, statistics by the Death Penalty Information Center offer a
fascinating snapshot of executions in the United States, ...
How many people have been given the death penalty ? How many people have
been ... Here are some of the most interesting Death Penalty statistics available.
Since the reinstatement of the death penalty in Gregg v. Georgia, the majority of
inmates under sentence of death have been white. In 2004, the most recent year
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 ...
Sep 21, 2011 ... Death penalty across the US is in the news with the case of Troy Davis. See who
has been executed in the US this year and how states ...