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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Historian Releases Book on Capital Punishment

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Historian Releases Book on Capital Punishment

In a year when the death penalty continues to stir passions from Texas to Connecticut and beyond, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David Oshinsky's new book will help Americans better understand the history, politics and role of capital punishment in the United States.

Capital Punishment Center To Host Conference on Legislative Developments on the Death Penalty

The University of Texas School of Law's Capital Punishment Center will host a conference on legislative developments concerning the American death penalty on April 9-10. The event is free and open to the public. "The American Death Penalty in the Twenty-first Century: the Direction of Legislative Change and the Prospects for Legislative Abolition" will bring together lawyers…   » Continue Reading