Facts and figures on the death penalty (1 January 2006)
This document provides information about abolitionist and retentionist countries; use of the death penalty against child offenders; reintroduction of the death penalty; death sentences and executions; effect of abolition on crime rates; execution of the innocent; and the death penalty in the USA.
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