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Statement of David C. Baldus

Prof. Baldus Statement Date: June 11, 2001 To: The Honorable Russell D. Feingold
Committee on the Judiciary, U. S. Senate
716 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington D.C. 20510-4904 From:

David C. Baldus
Joseph B. Tye Distinguished Professor of Law
College of Law, University of Iowa Re: DOJ report on the Federal Death Penalty System (June 6, 2001)

I have read U.S. Department of Justice, The Federal Death Penalty System: Supplementary Data, Analysis and Revised

DPIC Web Site Awards

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Selected as an Infography "Superlative source of information about the Death Penalty"

Selected as The Legal Time's "Site of the Week"

Selected as one of Northernlight's "Sites of the Month"

U.S. Supreme Court: Ring v. Arizona

Supreme Court Declares Defendants Have a Right to Jury Determination of Eligibility for Death Sentence

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Race and the Death Penalty in North Carolina

Race and the Death Penalty in North Carolina
An Empirical Analysis: 1993-1997

 

Principal Investigator
Dr. Isaac Unah

 

Principal Collaborator
Prof. Jack Boger Presented by The Common Sense Foundation North Carolina Council of Churches
April 16, 2001

 

 

A Broken System II: Why There Is So Much Error in Capital Cases, Questions and Answers

A Broken System II:
Why There Is So Much Error in Capital Cases

Questions and Answers


Professor James Liebman and colleagues at Columbia University recently released "A Broken System II: Why There Is So Much Error in Capital Cases," the follow-up to their groundbreaking, "A Broken System: Error Rates in Capital Cases 1973 - 1995."

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Homicide Studies

Blackman, Paul H.: "A critique of the epidemiologic study of firearms and homicide"; 1 Homicide Studies 169 (1997)

Jamieson, Katherine M. and Zahn, Margaret A.: "Changing patterns of homicide and social policy"; 1 Homicide Studies 190 (1997)

Lattimore, Pamela K. et al.: "Homicide trends in eight U.S. cities: project overview and design"; 1 Homicide Studies 84 (1997)

Martinez Jr., Ramiro: "Homicide among Miami's ethnic groups: Anglos, Blacks, and Latinos in the 1990s"; 1 Homicide Studies 17 (1997)

Through Thick and Thin: On Death Row, Two Men Defied Odds With Friendship and Hope

Through Thick and Thin ABC NEWS.com

August 19, 2000

Through Thick and Thin
On Death Row, Two Men Defied Odds With Friendship and Hope

Aug. 19 — Greg Wilhoit remembers his desperation as he was brought in to his cellblock at the State Penitentiary in McAlester, Okla.

I thought, My life’s over, literally over,” he says. As prisoner 100841, Wilhoit faced the death penalty after a jury found him guilty in 1987 of his wife’s murder.

A year later, Ron Williamson — Wilhoit’s new neighbor across the hall

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