Exempting People With Severe Mental Illness From Virginia’s Death Penalty

When: Tue., Oct. 16, 7-9 p.m. 2018

This is an opportunity to learn more about proposed Virginia legislation exempting from the death penalty persons with severe mental illness. Severely mentally ill defendants would be exempted just as juveniles and persons with intellectual disabilities are currently; however, criminal guilt could still be established and the persons sentenced to life without parole.

Price: free