Legal, racist murders in the U.S

Aptheker, Herbert
February 2000
New York Amsterdam News;02/03/2000, Vol. 91 Issue 5, p13
Comments on the racial disparity in capital cases in the United States. Reality that capital punishment is meted out to Black men more times often that to white men; Comparison of the number of Black men executed for killing white men to the number of white men executed for killing Black men; Only state that allows those sentenced to death to challenge that sentence on the basis of the racial disparity.


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