Last updated on: 9/12/2012 | Author: ProCon.org

State Death Penalty Laws

State Death Penalty Laws,
Get the legal status, a brief state history, and links to state laws
for the death penalty in all 34 states where the death penalty is legal
and the 16 states and DC where capital punishment is illegal. Also
highlighted are states that authorize capital punishment for crimes
other than murder, like hijacking an aircraft in Georgia.