Links and Resources

Websites For the Death Penalty

Clark County, Indiana, Prosecutor

The site has information about the death penalty in the U.S. and in Indiana as well as a collection of over 1,000 death penalty links arranged by subject.


Justice For All’s comprehensive pro-death penalty site with articles, links, and up-to-date death penalty information and news.

Websites Against the Death Penalty

Amnesty International

This site offers publications, facts and figures, news releases, and information about death penalty moratorium and abolition efforts in the United States and around the world.

American Civil Liberties Union, Capital Punishment Project

This site provides news and information about capital punishment in the U.S. The page offers resources for activists, as well as updates on federal and state legislation regarding capital punishment.

Informational Websites

Cornell Law School Death Penalty Project

Provides state and federal statutes and case law.

U.S. Department of Justice Statistics: Capital Punishment

This annual report provides information on those under sentence of death, including information on the offender’s sex, race, Hispanic origin, education, marital status, and age at time of arrest for capital offense. The report also provides information on methods of execution, trends, and time between imposition of death sentence and execution. Historical tables present executions since 1930 and sentencing since 1973.


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Death Penalty Curricula for High School. 1 Nov 2001. Michigan State University Comm Tech Lab and Death Penalty Information Center. Date accessed <>.

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