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A Modern Understanding of a Long Ago Confession and a Boy’s Execution
- Dec 11, 2013
An in-depth look at the George Stinney case and what it could mean for juvenile justice policy almost 70 years later.
Some on Death Row 'low risk' for parole
- Jan 14, 2013
- Some on Death Row 'low risk' for parole San Francisco Chronicle, January 13, 2013
Death Penalty Vs Life Imprisonment
- Apr 30, 2010
Death in Decline '09 a report by The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Northern California explores life imprisonment as an alternative to the death penalty. It also makes a correlation between the present financial crisis and fair trials. CJCJ's recently released "Capital punishment has a mandatory three level review process, thus a death penalty case may take between 25 to 30 years before execution with a reaching costs of up to $137 million per year. For example, the resources…
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