Popular Opinion on the Death Penalty

Popular Opinion on the Death Penalty

Recent polls show many Americans who don't support the death penalty nevertheless believe Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh should be put to death for his crimes. A panel talks about shifting views on the death penalty in the U.S.

Recent polls show many Americans who don't support the death penalty nevertheless believe Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh should be put to death for his crimes. A panel talks about shifting views on the death penalty in the U.S.

Guests

Andrew Kohut

director of the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press

Richard Dieter

Death Penalty Information Center

Joshua Marquis

District Attorney, Astoria Oregon
also serves as a VP, National District Attorneys Association

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