December 29, 2020
Alabama Death Penalty Assessment Report and Supplemental Materials
- Executive Summary of the Alabama Death Penalty Assessment Report
- Full Alabama Death Penalty Assessment Report
- Alabama Death Penalty Assesment Team Biographies
- Alabama Death Penalty Assessment Guide
- Fact Sheet: Problems with Alabama's Death Penalty System and Recommendations for Reform
- Compliance Charts: Alabama's Compliance with ABA Recommendations
Slect Resources on the Administration of the Death Penalty in Alabama
- William F. Abrams, Fighting for Life and Justice in Alabama: Observations from the Front Lines, 35 U. Tol. L. Rev. 585 (2004).
- Criminal Procedure-Sixth Amendment-Alabama Supreme Court Upholds A Death Sentence Imposed by Judicial Override of a Jury Recommendation for Life Imprisonment Without Parole, 117 Harv. L. Rev. 1283 (2004).
- Nathan A. Forrester, Judge Versus Jury: The Continuing Validity of Alabama's Capital Sentencing Regime After Ring v. Arizona, 54 Ala. L. Rev. 1157 (2003).
- Susan Donahue, The Fair Cross-Section Calculation For Alabama Juries, 26 L. & Psych. Rev. 159 (2002).
- Joseph P. Van Heest, Rights of Indigent Defendants in Criminal Cases After Alabama v. Shelton, 63 Ala. Law. Rev. 370 (2002).
- Ken Silverstein, The Judge as Lynch Mob, American Prospect, May 7, 2001.
- David Allan Felice, Justice Rationed: A Look At Alabama's Present Indigent Defense System with a Vision Towards Change, 52 Ala. L. Rev. 975 (2001).
- Chris Adams, Condemned to Die Alone: Injustice on Death Row in Alabama, Champion, Nov. 2001.
- Sara Rimer, Questions of Death Row Justice for Poor People in Alabama, N.Y. Times, Mar. 1, 2000.
- Kristen Simms Cross, When Juvenile Delinquents are Treated as Adults: The Constitutionality of Alabama's Automatic Transfer Statute, 50 Ala. L. Rev. 155 (1998).
- Karin E. Garvey, Eighth Amendment-The Constitutionality of the Alabama Capital Sentencing Scheme, 86 J. Crim. L. & Criminology 1411 (1996).
- Katheryn K. Russell, The Constitutionality of Jury Override in Alabama Death Penalty Cases, 46 Ala. L. Rev. 5 (1994).