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If you think the American public and people around the world could profit from being better informed about how the death penalty works in practice, please consider contributing to the Death Penalty Information Center.

The Death Penalty Information Center is supported entirely through grants and donations from generous supporters like you. Your tax deductible contribution allows us to:

* Expand our outreach to the public through the media and other avenues regarding important death penalty information and the issues surrounding it.
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* Help in the production of DPIC's widely acclaimed reports
* Facilitate the development and promotion of our educational curricula on the death penalty for high schools and colleges.

The Death Penalty Information Center is the preeminent clearinghouse for resources on capital punishment and related issues.  With over six million visitors each year, our website is an essential resource for attorneys, students, journalists and members of the general public seeking information about the death penalty.  We are a nationally respected and widely quoted source of death penalty analysis for the criminal justice community and the media, putting us in a unique position to shape the national discussion on this critical issue.  Learn more About DPIC and our Staff and Board of Directors

"The Death Penalty Information Center is the primary information and communications vehicle to educate the public and shape the national conversation about the death penalty in the U.S. DPIC's reports and research reach millions of people through the media. The DPIC opens the public's eyes to the incredible flaws that underpin America's death penalty.”


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