TITLE

JUVENILE EXECUTION, TERRORIST EXTRADITION, AND SUPREME COURT DISCRETION TO CONSIDER INTERNATIONAL DEATH PENALTY JURISPRUDENCE

AUTHOR(S)
Burleson, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2005, Vol. 68 Issue 4, p909
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Considers the obligations of a supreme court in a liberal democracy and the effect that public opinion has upon the legality of death penalty sentenced to juveniles. Percentage of juveniles executed by the U.S. before 2005; Position of the European Court of Human Rights in the Soering versus United Kingdom case; Effect of multilateral and regional treaties on capital punishment.
ACCESSION #
17775223

 

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