Death Penalty

The death penalty hasn’t been carried out in the state of California since 2006. Since then, the Constitutionality of the state’s execution policies has been at the center of controversy. Despite this, the state’s death row continues to grow. Juries haven’t shied away from imposing capital punishment when they feel it is appropriate. To date, […] Read more

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California Death Penalty Process

The death penalty is the most serious punishment that can be imposed in a criminal case. Since there is no way to undo or reverse an execution, it is important for the state to be certain that (1) the defendant accused of a crime is guilty and (2) execution is the most appropriate penalty under […] Read more

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