What is the legal route traveled by an inmate’s case when the state’s attorney chooses to seek the death penalty?
What is the meaning and the significance of the statistical analysis of Maryland’s death penalty by Dr. Raymond Paternoster of the University of Maryland? That study was the first to examine the influence of race and geography in Maryland's death penalty system.
What is the status of the cases of some of the men now on Maryland’s Death Row?
Attorneys specializing in the Maryland’s death penalty will address these issues and lead a discussion on what needs to be done to assure an equitable legal system.
The event is sponsored by: Campaign to End the Death Penalty, Physicians for Social Responsibility, Jonah House, Pax Christi, Baltimore Green Party, The Memorial Episcopal Peace and Justice Group, and Amnesty USA.
This story was published on August 25, 2005.