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Executed on a Technicality

Lethal Injustice on America"s Death Row

by David R. Dow

  • 94 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Beacon Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Science,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Sociology,
  • Criminal Law - General,
  • Social Science / General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Capital punishment,
  • Criminal justice, Administration of,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7944803M
    ISBN 100807044199
    ISBN 109780807044193
    OCLC/WorldCa56913483

    Get this from a library! Executed on a technicality: lethal injustice on America's death row. [David R Dow] -- When David Dow took his first capital case, he supported the death penalty. He changed his position as the men on death row became real people to him, and as he came to witness the profound. But in his book, Executed on a Technicality: Lethal Injustice on America's Death Row, Dow maintains that the question of innocence is a distraction in the death penalty debate. More to the point.

      Beacon, pages, $ In the thoughtful new book "Executed on a Technicality: Lethal Injustice on America's Death Row," David R. Dow . Executed on a technicality. Boston: Beacon Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: Dow, David R. Executed on a technicality. Boston: Beacon Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / .

    Executed on a Technicality: Lethal Injustice on America's Death Row by Dow, David () Paperback Beacon Press A Promise of Justice: The Eighteen-Year Fight to Save Four Innocent Men. His books include Executed on a Technicality and The Autobiography of an Execution. ROBERT K. ELDER is a journalist who teaches at Northwestern University, serves as the regional editor for AOL's and has written for the New York Times, Chicago Tribune, The .


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Books shelved as death-penalty: The Confession by John Grisham, Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson, The Innocent Man: Murde.

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