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imprisonment or both - regardless of the amount of marijuana possessed. Additionally, possession of heroin is punishable by a minimum of 4-10 years of imprisonment and/or a fine of $5000 (“FindLaw”). Currently, no famous person is serving a life or death sentence in any prison in Louisiana State. Although some states have abolished the use of death penalty, Louisiana continues to use it as a sentence for some of the most serious crimes for instance murder (DPIC). According to (“DeathPenaltyUSA”), taxpayers pay a huge price for capital
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Surname 2 punishment cases (often three times) compared to non-death penalty cases. Execution in Louisiana is performed through lethal injection. Currently, executions are performed at the Louisiana State Penitentiary. Leslie Dale Martin executed in May 2002 for raping and killing a college student is the last person who was executed in Louisiana (“DeathPenaltyUSA”). Willie Francis who is best known for an incident of a failed electrocution in the US is the youngest person to be executed in Louisiana. He was executed for killing Andrew Thomas – a pharmacy owner in St. Martin Ville (“DeathPenaltyUSA”). According to Louisiana Department of Corrections, approximately 300 inmates in Louisiana are serving life sentences for crimes that they committed as juveniles.
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Surname 3 Works Cited Death Penalty Information Center. “Louisiana” Web DeathPenaltyUSA. “U.S.A. Executions - 1977-Present” Web. FindLaw. “Louisiana Heroin Laws.” Web - law/louisiana-heroin-laws.html Louisiana Department of Corrections. “Statistics/Demographics.” Web Oshinsky, David. "The View From Inside". The New York Times . June 11, 2010. Retrieved on January 24, 2018. Web - t.html
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