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Click to edit Master subtitle style 11/24/10 Death Penalty Capital Punishment in America
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11/24/10 The last executions solely for crimes other than homicide: 1. Aiding a runaway slave Starling Carlton 1859 South Carolina 2. Arson George Hughes, George Smith, and Asbury Hughes 188408August 1884 Alabama 3. Burglary Frank Bass 19410808August 8, 1941 Alabama 4. Concealing the birth/death of an infan
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11/24/10 Map of US lethal injection Dark Orange ;State uses only this method. Light Orange ; State uses this method primarily but has secondary methods. Yellow ; State uses this as a secondary method. Green ; State once used this method, but doesn't anymore.
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11/24/10 Map of US firing squad
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11/24/10 Map of US gas chamber
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11/24/10 Map of US electric chair
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11/24/10 Executions Among races African Americans made up 41% of death row inmates while making up only 12% of the general population. (They have made up 34% of those actually executed since 1976.) However, that number is lower than that of prison inmates, which is 47%
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Unformatted text preview: U.S. Department of Justice statistics show that African-Americans 11/24/10 A summary of executions in Texas since 1982 concludes White (216) (46%, pop. ~80%) Black (172) (37%, pop. ~12%) Latin (78) (16%, pop. ~16%) Asian (2) (0.4%, pop. ~5%) 11/24/10 Capital Punishment Since Texas 464 336 Virginia 108 15 Oklahoma 93 84 Florida 69 398 Missouri 67 61 Alabama 49 200 Georgia 48 106 North Carolina 43 167 11/24/10 Executions in the United Texas 464 , Tennessee 6 , Virginia 108 , Maryland 5 , Oklahoma 93 , Washington 5 , Florida 69 , Federal Government 3 , Missouri 67 , Pennsylvania 3 , Georgia 48 , Montana 3 , Alabama 49 , Nebraska 3 , North Carolina 43 , Kentucky 3 , South Carolina 42 , Oregon 2 , Ohio 41 , New Mexico 1 , Louisiana 28 11/24/10 Gas 11/24/10 Lethal-injection room, Angola 11/24/10 Tennessee's electric chair and, inset, Daryl Holton 11/24/10 About the death penalty Video...
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