This Law Summary concerns recent developments in criminal law and the death penalty. It includes the national and state-specific legal background behind criminal defendants' rights regarding jury sentencing, and the latest interpretation and application of the U.S. Supreme Court's holding in Ring v. Arizona by the Missouri Supreme Court.
- death penalty,
- Sixth Amendment,
- capital punishment
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jacqueline_whipple/1/