TITLE

EMPIRICAL ANALYSIS OF RACE AND THE PROCESS OF CAPITAL PUNISHMENT IN NORTH CAROLINA

AUTHOR(S)
Unah, Isaac
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Michigan State Law Review;Fall2011, Vol. 2011 Issue 3, p609
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author discusses the impact of the race on the application of capital punishment and the process of capital punishment in North Carolina. He mentions that capital punishment is a complete political process that consists of sequential stages of decision making by the prosecutor and jury. He also mentions that despite of structural reforms, race still continues to be driving factor in capital punishment.
ACCESSION #
78199161

 

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