Ohio death penalty fact sheets
"The Death Penalty in 2012:Year-End Report" - Death Penalty Information Center's Year End Report. Featured highlights from 2012: Connecticut abolished the death penalty, 36% fewer states carried out the death penalty than in 2011, and Damon Thibodeaux was freed from Louisiana's death row.
"Minority Practice, Majority's Burden: The Death Penalty Today" - A report by Professor James S. Liebman and Peter Clarke from Columbia University Law School analyzes the declining use of the death penalty and concludes that, although it is abstractly supported by two-thirds of the public, the death penalty is actually practiced by only a distinct minority of jurisdictions in the United States.
Posted: September 1st, 2011