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Resource ID: #19537
Subject: Death Penalty
Source: American Radioworks (NPR)
Date: August and September, 2002


"Deadly Decisions" examines how capital juries unlawfully sentence people to death --including people who are innocent -- as a result of racial bias or misunderstandings of the law. In two cases, documented in this report, defendants in Virginia were executed because judges refused to clarify juror's questions about parole.

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