What is the worst punishment you can face for a crime? Most people would agree that capital punishment, reserved only for those convicted of aggravated murder, is the strictest verdict passed down from Ohio court judges.
As the second leading state in death penalty executions, Ohio is a key player in capital punishment. The state has executed three inmates this year and has more than 150 awaiting their punishment on death row. Throughout the 33 U.S. states that allow the death penalty, more than 3,000 inmates await capital punishment.
Take a look at this infographic from leading professionals in Criminal Defense Law to learn more about the death penalty in Ohio and across the U.S. If anyone you know desires to delve more deeply into the details of the death penalty, feel free to share this infographic with them.