Granite Gallows: The Origins of New Hampshire's Debate over the Death Penalty

Virtual

Presenter: Chris Benedetto

As one of the last northeastern states with capital punishment still on the books and with its first person on death row since 1939, New Hampshire continues to struggle with this controversial issue. Chris Benedetto examines the history of the death penalty in New Hampshire and the major legal and social issues which challenged our predecessors, revealing that many of these issues still haunt us today.
Event Details

When:

Thursday, March 24, 2022 7:00pm

Where:

Madison Library
PO Box 117
Madison NH 03849

Hosted By:

Friends of the Madison Library

Contact Info:

Madison Library
603-367-8545