Death Penalty Public policy

You should answer the following questions in the text of your paper. (Do not list questions, then answers. Write an organized, integrated essay. The questions can be addressed in any order.)

  1. When did government first get involved in your policy area?
  2. What major changes have occurred over time? Expansions, changes?
  3. Is just one level of government responsible for this policy area, or is shared between levels? Explain.
  4. What constitutional basis does the government have for making policy in this area?
  5. What are the major court cases and legal battles around your issue?
  6. What federal legislation is involved in your policy area?