Death Penalty Stories

Authors: Blume, John H. / Steiker, Jordan M.
Edition: 1st
Copyright Date: 2009
  • Publication Date: March 19th, 2009
  • ISBN: 9781599413433
  • Subject: Corrections and Sentencing
  • Series: Law Stories
  • Type: Overviews
  • Description: Blume and Steiker's Death Penalty Stories offers rich and detailed accounts of the most important capital cases in American law. This volume provides comprehensive examination of the canonical cases, as well as coverage of core issues such as: Representation Protections for the innocent Proportionality limits Execution methods The problem of volunteers The guarantee of heightened reliability