From Certainty, Change

By Donald H. Heller

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, April 2012

The author, who wrote the death penalty initiative (the Briggs Initiative) that became the law of the State of California in 1978, describes his change of heart. He describes how considered, evidence-based analysis has led him to conclude that capital punishment should be abolished.

Topic: Capital Punishment, Law, Crime, Death Penalty

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.42/no.689

Page Number(s): 8

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Genre: Article

Coverage: California , United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Heller, Donald H. From Certainty, Change. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. April 2012: 8.


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