Historically, capital punishment has been used in almost every part of the world.
Currently, the large majority of countries have either abolished or discontinued ...
4 days ago ... In Louisiana, the odds of a death sentence were 97% higher for those whose ...
Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics: “Capital Punishment, 2013.
Information on US death penalty costs, trends, statistics and other facts from
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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 »
Statistical information and publications about capital punishment in the United
States from the Bureau of Justice Statistics.
Sep 8, 2014 ... In the infographic above, statistics by the Death Penalty Information Center offer a
fascinating snapshot of executions in the United States, ...
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
Death Penalty Statistics, Data. Number of U.S. states with the death penalty, 32.
Total number of executions since 1976, 1,392. Current number of Death Row ...
May 28, 2015 ... Where the Death Penalty Has Been Abolished in the U.S. ... are not transparent
about their figures, the organization says China executed more ...