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Dead Wrong: Violence, Vengeance, and the Victims of Capital Punishment

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"Polls indicate that 75 percent of Americans favor the death penalty - but they also show that minds change when individuals are confronted with the facts. This book was written to offer those facts - and to change those minds."--BOOK JACKET.

Table of Contents

The death penalty in context — Dead to rights — Eyewitness testimony : seeing isn't always believing — Systemic corruption — Reasonable doubt at a reasonable price — Welcome home — Reasons and remedies for wrongful convictions.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781122481182
Subtitle:
Violence, Vengeance, and the Victims of Capital Punishment
Publisher:
Praeger
Author:
Richard A. Stack
Author:
Stack, Richard A.
Subject:
Civil Rights
Subject:
Judicial corruption
Subject:
Capital punishment
Subject:
Penology
Subject:
Public Policy - General
Subject:
Criminal Law - General
Subject:
Judicial error -- United States.
Subject:
Politics-United States Politics
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20060930
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
287

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History and Social Science » Crime » Prisons and Prisoners
History and Social Science » Law » General
History and Social Science » Law » Judicial Power
History and Social Science » Politics » General
History and Social Science » Politics » United States » Politics

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