An attempt to provide understandable and up-to-date information regarding intelligence testing, intelligence theories, personal competence, adaptive behavior and intellectual disability (mental retardation) as they relate to death penalty (capital punishment) issues. A particular focus will be on psychological measurement, statistical and psychometric issues.
Wednesday, March 9, 2011
FYiPOST: Illinois to abolish DP?
Illinois Death Penalty: Later today, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is expected to sign legislation abolishing the state's death penalty. The fate of the state's 15 current death row inmates is uncertain, according to this Chicago Sun-Times story. We wrote about...