Senior Fellow and Director of the Center on Peace and Liberty
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Allowed?"
"Juries mete out the death penalty unfairly. The implementation of capital punishment includes discrimination on the basis of race, gender, and social class. That bias violates the Fourteenth Amendment's guarantee that all persons will have equal protection under the law."
"Death to Capital Punishment," Independent Institute website, Aug. 18, 2003
Experts Individuals with MDs, JDs, PhDs, other relevant advanced degrees, corrections and government officials with significant involvement in, or related to, death penalty issues. [Note: Experts definition varies by site.]
Involvement and Affiliations:
Senior Fellow and Director, Center on Peace and Liberty
Director of Defense Policy Studies, Cato Institute
Principal Defense Analyst, Congressional Budget Office
Evaluator-in-Charge (national security and intelligence), US General Accounting Office (now the Government Accountability Office)
PhD, Public Policy, George Washington University
MBA, Applied Economics, George Washington University