Death Penalty Links

Amnesty International – Stop Child Executions!
Includes a campaign to stop child executions, details specific cases involving the death penalty and child offenders.

The Bill of Rights Institute
Provides free lesson plans, education resources, landmark cases, and founding documents about the death penalty.

Death Penalty Moratorium Project
The American Bar Association has imlemented a project calling for a nation-wide moratorium on the death penalty.  This site answers frequently asked questions regarding the death penalty, supreme court updates on cases with implications for death row inmates, and offers statistics on death row populations in the United States.

History of the Death Penalty
Describes laws about the death penalty from a historical perspective, details changes that have been made over time, and current issues.