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The Death Penalty Cases


Shortly after the "'death penalty" cases were decided, the editors of Newsday asked Professor Kamisar to comment on the decision and to give some notion of how it had been received by constitutional and criminal law experts generally. Condensed versions of the following article appeared in Newsday on July 21,1972 and in the Los Angeles Times on July 30.