Report

Special Report: Reconsidering the Death Penalty

  • December 19, 2007

As the Supreme Court prepares to hear arguments in a case challenging the use of the most common method of lethal injection, a Pew Forum special report examines the history of the death penalty in the U.S., the arguments before the court in the Baze v. Rees case, and public opinion on the death penalty.

Read the full report Reconsidering the Death Penalty at the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life Web site.