New York and the Death Penalty




 New York Takes Historic Step Towards Ending the Death Penalty

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  • Hearings in New York Help Shift Stance of Judiciary Committee's Leader
  • Former New York Prison Superintendent Talks About the Emotional Costs of Capital Punishment
  • Key New York Legislators Say Reinstatement of Death Penalty Unlikely
  • Broad Opposition to Reinstating New York's Death Penalty

New York State Legislature Issues Comprehensive Death Penalty Report

Press Release - Quixote Center

New York Legislative News & Developments

 Summary of People v. Stephen LaValle

A Timeline of New York's Death Penalty