Donations to the Community of Sant'Egidio are tax deductible
under current regulations

Also this year it can target the 5x1000 to the Community of Sant'Egidio
Write the number 80191770587 in the tax return

Andrea Riccardi: on the web

Andrea Riccardi: on social networks

Andrea Riccardi: press review

change language
you are in: no death penalty - news contacting usnewsletterlink

Support The Community

 
April 30 2011 | UNITED STATES

USA

Decline of inmates on US death rows. Death row USA Report by DPIC, now available.

 
printable version

DEATH PENALTY INFORMATION CENTER

April 28, 2011

The latest edition of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund's "Death Row USA" hows that the number of people on the death row in the United States s continuing to slowly decline, falling to 3,260 as of April 1, 2010.
In 2000, there were 3,682 inmates on death row.  Nationally, the acial composition of those on death row is 44% white, 41% black, and 2% Latino/Latina. California continues to have the largest death row opulation (702), followed by Florida (398) and Texas (333).
Pennsylvania (222) and Alabama (204) complete the list of the states ith the five largest death rows in the country. Of those urisdictions with more than 10 inmates on death row, Louisiana, ennsylvania, and Texas have the largest percentage of minorities on eath row--each has 69%.

 

http://nodeathpenalty.santegidio.org/documents/DRUSA_Spring_2010-1.pdf

 

RELATED NEWS
November 29 2016
BELARUS

Death convict Ivan Kulesh executed

November 29 2016

On November 30th join the World Day of the Cities for Life against the death penalty


How, when and where to join all over the world. The map of the cities, latest news, video. Visit this page for updates and share it! The hashtag is #nodeathpenalty
November 29 2016
UNITED STATES
Join the lay Catholic Community of Sant'Egidio

Various locations throughout the Florida dioceses will again participate in the International Day of Cities for Life


You are invited to attend an event in your area! Cities for Life, Against the Death Penalty
November 21 2016
NEW YORK, UNITED STATES
The results at the Third Committee of the General Assembly, the committee regarding issues relating to human rights, show momentum against the death penalty in the world

Death Penalty: the yes vote increases at the Third UN Committee, reaching a total of 115


Its resolution is debated and voted every other year
November 8 2016
KENYA

Death penalty: Sant'Egidio in Nairobi. From commuting sentences to humanizing society

November 5 2016
ZIMBABWE

10 death row inmates freed

all related news

ASSOCIATED PRESS
November 28 2016
AP

High court to examine mental disability, death penalty issue
November 12 2016
Internazionale

Si rafforza la pena di morte negli Stati Uniti
November 11 2016

Al liceo classico “Socrate” di Bari, conferenza “Non c’è giustizia senza vita”
October 24 2016
New York Times

The Death Penalty, Nearing Its End
June 4 2016
The Washington Post

Meet the red-state conservatives fighting to abolish the death penalty
all press-related

VIDEO PHOTOS
4:04
Motion Grafic "cities for life" 2012 -
4:14
Motion Grafic cities for life FR -
3:01
Promo Engl 2013 citiesforlife -

72 visits

232 visits

49 visits

53 visits

61 visits
all the related media