This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.
This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: landmark case of a.) Furman v. Georgia b.) Gregg v. Georgia c.) In re Kemmler d.) None of the above 8.) Studies indicate that the death penalty acts as a very good general and specific deterrent to violent crime a.) true b.) false 9.) Which of the following may not be executed according to the Supreme Court a.) juveniles b.) the developmentally disabled c.) persons over age 65 d.) none of the above 10.)Studies have indicated that the death penalty is equally applied and that the race of the offender and the victim seem to make no difference in how the death penalty is applied. a.) True b.) False 11.)Women account for only one out of every 52 death sentences, but that is because they only commit one out of every 52 murders. a.) true b.) false 12.)The death penalty is much more economically feasible, it costs much less to execute someone than to put them in prison for life. a.) true b.) false...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 04/29/2008 for the course CJUS 135 taught by Professor Durkee during the Spring '08 term at Lansing.
- Spring '08