Baradaran Quoted in NY Times on Return of Execution by Firing Squad in Utah

Shima_Baradaran_knzv2lShima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in a March 11, 2015 New York Times story, “Vote for Firing Squad Shows Frustration With Drug Shortages.”

Baradaran said she didn’t see a challenge to the constitutionality of the firing squad succeeding because the federal government leaves capital punishment decisions to the states.

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