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Hot Topics: Death Penalty: Law and Legislation

A selection of sources concerning legislation, ehtical aspects and media around the topic of the death penalty (capital punishment).

Selected book titles

Good Google Search String

Copy/Paste or type into a Google search box exactly like this:

allintitle:  "capital punishment" site:.gov

This will bring up individual states pages on this topic.

Selected Web sites

Database for searching legal cases and law reviews

Lexis Nexis "How to" for finding Landmark Cases

A note to users concerning database searching

If you are not an St. Ambrose University user, your local public library may have access to various databases that are subscription based. Call and ask your public library for details.