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  • Florida Death Sentence Must Now Be Found By Unanimous Jury
    Florida Death Sentence Must Now Be Found By Unanimous Jury

    In 2016, the Supreme Court of the United States, in Hurst v. Florida , held that Florida’s death penalty sentencing scheme violated one’s Sixth Amendment right because a jury must find the aggravating ...

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  • Florida Death Penalty Unconstitutional Again! What Now?
    Florida Death Penalty Unconstitutional Again! What Now?

    Earlier this month, the Florida Supreme Court struck down the state’s death penalty law because the law didn’t require jurors to be unanimous (i.e., 12 out of 12 jurors ) when imposing the punishment. ...

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