The death penalty in the United States: a complete guide to federal and state laws

"This new edition includes 13 new chapters. Areas covered by some of the new chapters include Capital felon's defense team; Habeas corpus, coram nobis and section 1983 proceedings; the Innocence protection act and post-conviction DNA testing; Challenging the death sentence under racial jus...

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Main Author: Palmer, Louis J. (Author)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Jefferson, North Carolina [u.a.] McFarland & Company, Inc. Publishers [2014]
Edition:2. ed.
Online Access: Inhaltsverzeichnis (Verlag)
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Summary:"This new edition includes 13 new chapters. Areas covered by some of the new chapters include Capital felon's defense team; Habeas corpus, coram nobis and section 1983 proceedings; the Innocence protection act and post-conviction DNA testing; Challenging the death sentence under racial justice acts; Inhabited American territories and capital punishment; and the Costs of capital punishment"--
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references (pages 378-382) and index
Physical Description:VIII , 390 S. graph. Darst. 26 cm
ISBN:0786476605
9780786476602