Capital Punishment by State

A look at which U.S. states have the death penalty, and how many executions and death sentences each have had since capital punishment was reinstated in 1976.


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Last Updated Feb. 13, 2009
SOURCE: Death Penalty Information Center (NOTE: Death row numbers do not include 2008.)
INTERACTIVE: Sarah Sampsel, Alyson Hurt - washingtonpost.com

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