The Juvenile Death Penalty Today: Death Sentences and Executions for Juvenile Crimes
(January 1, 1973 - December 2004; by Victor L. Streib, Professor of Law, The Claude W. Pettit College of Law, Ohio Northern University)
This is a thorough and detailed report concerning juvenile executions today.
Includes offender information as well as state by state information. Click
ABA Juvenile Justice Center/ Juvenile Death Penalty
The ABA has taken a stance against the juvenile death penalty. This site contains detailed offender information, as well as links to articles and other resources.
Foreign Consular Offices in the United States
This site gives you the addresses and contact numbers of consulates in the United States.
The Vienna Convention on Consular Relations (VCCR)
The VCCR is a multilateral treaty which regulates the rights, privileges and duties of consulates and consular staff worldwide. Article 36 of the VCCR recognizes the rights of consuls to communicate with and assist their detained nationals.
The U.S. State Department manual for law enforcement on Article 36
This page has information regarding consular access for non-citizens facing arrest and/or criminal prosecution, including translations, the Vienna Convention, notification requirements, etc. Near the bottom of the page (which is split into six "information" areas), you will find a list of phone/fax numbers of foreign consulates in the U.S.
Both The ARC of the United States and the American Association on Mental Retardation (AAMR) are dedicated to the advancement of rights for those with mental retardation. Both groups have taken a stance against the execution of those offenders with mental retardation.
Click here for the ARC's policy statements, including its stance against
the execution of those with mental retardation.
American Association on Mental Retardation (AAMR)
Click here for AAMR's policy statement on the death penalty: http://www.aamr.org/Policies/position_statements.shtml
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