TITLE

DEATH ISN'T WELCOME HERE: EVALUATING THE FEDERAL DEATH PENALTY IN THE CONTEXT OF A STATE CONSTITUTIONAL OBJECTION TO CAPITAL PUNISHMENT

AUTHOR(S)
Morton, Sean M.
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2001, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p1435
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the exercise of federal death penalty within the states of the United States and the implications that a state constitutional prohibition of capital punishment might have upon that exercise. Discussion on the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico; History on the federal death penalty; Relationship between Puerto Rico and federal law; Opposition to the exercise of Federal Death Penalty Act of 1994.
ACCESSION #
4888209

 

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