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For testimony by Executive Director Robert Dunham and former Executive Director Richard C. Dieter, please visit our page DPIC Testimony.


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    Studies

    Jul 11, 2018

    STUDY: The Death Penalty in Tennessee is a Cruel Lottery”

    A new study of Tennessee’s death penal­ty con­cludes that the state’s cap­i­tal-pun­ish­ment sys­tem is a cru­el lot­tery” that is rid­dled with arbi­trari­ness.” The study, pub­lished in the sum­mer 2018 issue of the Tennessee Journal of Law and Policy