Posted: 19 Feb 2011
Date Written: December 28, 2010
In this Article, I describe and analyze the State of Maryland's 2009 death penalty law. This law adds three new death-eligibility criteria to the pre-existing law. These new evidentiary criteria supplement the pre-existing substantive death-eligibility criteria. As a result, Maryland now has one of the most restrictive death penalties in the country.
Keywords: Capital Punishment, Death Penalty
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Millemann, Michael A., Limiting Death: Maryland's New Death Penalty Law (December 28, 2010). Maryland Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 1, p. 272, 2010; University of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-15. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1763850