The exact numbers of people executed in China is classified as a state secret;
occasionally death penalty cases are posted ...
Jul 15, 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.
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
Nov 12, 2015 ... Death Penalty Statistics, Data. Number of U.S. states with the death penalty, 32.
Total number of executions since 1976, 1,392. Current number ...
Official international site on AI's death penalty abolition efforts. The death penalty
is the ultimate cruel, inhuman and degrading punishment.
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 ...
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.
A July 2009 study titled "DO EXECUTIONS LOWER HOMICIDE RATES? ... (W.
Bailey and R. Peterson, Murder, Capital Punishment, and Deterrence: A Review