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Arbitrariness

Covers issues such as geographic and racial disparities in death penalty sentencing, as well as exploring why people get different sentences for similar crimes.

Cost

Covers issues of cost in the criminal justice system, such as explaining the cost of a death penalty sentence versus life without parole, and the factors that influence the cost of execution.

Innocence

Covers issues of innocence in the death penalty, such as the possibility of innocent people sentenced to death, and whether the judicial process prevents wrongful execution.

Race

Covers issues of race in the death penalty, such as whether race plays a role in criminal sentencing, analysis of race statistics in the justice system and measures intended to prevent racial factors in sentencing.