Presentations

Legislation, Litigation, Reflection and Repeal: The Legislative Abolition of the Death Penalty in New Jersey

Date
April 14, 2008
Location
Seton Hall University School of Law
Address
One Newark Center, Newark, New Jersey
Speaker
Peter G. Verniero
Sponsor
Louis Stein Center for Law and Ethics at Fordham Law School, Seton Hall Law School Center for State and Local Government, New Jersey State Bar Association, Capital Punishment Committee of the New York City Bar Association
Topic
The Death Penalty on Appeal: Constitutionality, Equality, and Proportionality Review
Description

The conference has been assembled to reflect on the recent history of capital punishment in New Jersey and to examine the influence New Jersey's actions may have on other states.