Death Penalty Usage Maps Show Infrequent Use of the Sentence

Posted by Stefanie on October 22nd, 2010

This remarkable sideshow of maps (below), created by Robert Smith (Staff Attorney at Capital Appeals Project / Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice) for a recent blog post he wrote for Second Class Justice, reveals that the death penalty is slowly fading away in the United States.  

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