Last updated on: 3/13/2019 | Author: ProCon.org

States That Authorize the Death Penalty for Crimes Other than Murder

StateCrime (Statute)
ArkansasTreason (§ 5-4-104)
California*Treason (CA Penal Code § 37-38)
ColoradoTreason (§ 18-11-101)
FloridaDrug Trafficking (§ 921.142)
GeorgiaHijacking an aircraft (§ 16-5-44)

Treason (§ 16-11-1)
LouisianaTreason (R.S. 14:113)
MississippiAircraft Piracy (§ 97-25-55)

Treason (§ 97-7-67)
MissouriTreason (§ 576-070)

*Governor Gavin Newsom placed a moratorium on the use of the death penalty from Mar. 13, 2019 to the end of his term.