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Nov 08, 2022

DPIC Analysis: Pandemic Murder Rates Highest in Death Penalty States

A DPIC analy­sis of 2020 U.S. homi­cide data has found that mur­der rates dur­ing the pan­dem­ic were high­est in states with the death penal­ty and low­est in long-time abo­li­tion­ist states. DPIC reviewed the 2020 mur­der data com­piled by the cente…