Thoughts and News on Criminal Justice and Correctional Policy in California
Tuesday, June 29, 2010
Death Penalty and the Budget
Today's Huffington Post features a post by James Clark from ACLU of Northern California, making a budgetary argument on behalf of abolishing the death penalty. We've discussed this angle elsewhere here and in print. Read the piece and watch the video.
The arguments in the video feature the narrow coalitions we discussed: victims and law enforcement agents, as well as exonerees.