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  • with untrammeled discretion to impose or withhold the death penalty), retains the death penalty for murder and five other crimes. Guilt or innocence is
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  • Terrorist Death Penalty Enhancement 851264USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 — Title II - Terrorist Death Penalty Enhancement2006
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  • 1972 --- Decided: June 29, 1972 [1] Imposition and carrying out of death penalty in these cases held to constitute cruel and unusual punishment in violation
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  • Death Penalty Abolition Amendment  (1992)  The Government of the United States of America Proposed June 29, 1992 (failed) 124980Death Penalty Abolition
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  • facial constitutionality of statutes requiring the imposition of the death penalty for first-degree murder, for more narrowly defined categories of murder
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  • In Furman I concluded that the death penalty is constitutionally invalid for two reasons. First, the death penalty is excessive. Id., at 331-332; 342-359
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  • the death penalty is any longer a permissible form of punishment. 403 U.S. 952 (1971). It is the judgment of five Justices that the death penalty, as
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  • opinion. Justice Stevens concludes as follows: "[T]he imposition of the death penalty represents the pointless and needless extinction of life with only marginal
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  • effect to that mitigating evidence in determining whether to impose the death penalty, would not create a "new rule" which, under Teague v. Lane, 489 U.S
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  • Death penalty. (死刑) Ssŭ hsing. 1884033Chinese Life in the Tibetan Foothills — Book III: Political. Chapter I: Punishments. III. Death penalty.
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  • least two of my Brothers have concluded that the infliction of the death penalty is constitutionally impermissible in all circumstances under the Eighth
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  • Douglas MR. JUSTICE DOUGLAS, concurring. In these three cases the death penalty was imposed, one of them for murder, and two for rape. In each, the
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  • 277(1)(a) of the Criminal Procedure Act No. 51 of 1977 prescribes that the death penalty is a competent sentence for murder. Counsel for the accused was invited
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  • which authorizes only the jury to impose the death penalty. No question is raised about the death penalty itself or about the propriety of jury participation
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  • the depth of my distaste, antipathy, and, indeed, abhorrence, for the death penalty, with all its aspects of physical distress and fear and of moral judgment
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  • judgment. In Furman v. Georgia, 408 U.S. 238 (1972), this Court held the death penalty as then administered in Georgia to be unconstitutional. That same year
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  • On the Death Penalty  (1791)  by Maximillien Robespierre, translated by Mitch Abidor 260088On the Death PenaltyMaximillien RobespierreMitch Abidor1791
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  • agent, pancuronium bromide, but also about the justification for the death penalty itself. Because it masks any outward sign of distress, pancuronium
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  • Punishments I. Punishments not involving death II. Illegal punishments III. Death penalty IV. Torture Punishment of prisoners upon prisoners Duties of a District
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  • Supreme Court affirmed, rejecting petitioner's argument that the State's death penalty statute-which requires a sentence of death if a jury unanimously finds
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