In a well-constructed, one-page essay (500+ words, not including references), discuss the history of capital punishment in your state (or a state of your choice). Is the death penalty still used in that state? If not, when did it stop? What types of crimes can it be / could it have been considered for? How many people are on death row in your state (If applicable)? Are there any other important details about the death penalty in your state?
Please use a minimum of two outside sources for this assignment.