TITLE

LawPoll

AUTHOR(S)
Reskin, Lauren Rubenstein
PUB. DATE
April 1985
SOURCE
ABA Journal;Apr85, Vol. 71 Issue 4, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a LawPoll survey which showed that majority of United States lawyers favor the carrying out of capital punishment sentences already imposed by the courts. Growth of general public's support for death penalty since 1936; Results of Gallup Poll in 1981 regarding the issue; Strongest justifications among lawyers favoring death penalty.
ACCESSION #
4807168

 

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