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Maryland is the second state to suspend the death penalty to allow for an examination of possible mistakes and racial bias in the system. A panel talks about this trend and what the data show so far about the reality of capital punishment in the U.S.
- John McAdams of Marquette University
- Robert Dieter of the Death Penalty Information Center
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