Death is a Different Kind of Punishment

June 21, 2011

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350H Sentencing and PunishmentDeath is different in kind from all other forms of punishment, and meaningful appellate review is a crucial safeguard to ensure that the death penalty is not imposed in an arbitrary and capricious, or wanton and freakish, manner.
State v. Addison, 160 N.H. 732 (2010)