Elisabeth Semel Notes Death Penalty Inconsistencies in California

The Times-Standard, March 1, 2009 by Thadeus Greenson

“It’s like a patchwork quilt,” said Elisabeth Semel, a clinical professor of law at U.C. Berkeley who directs the school’s death penalty clinic…. “Someone once said, ‘California has 58 counties and 58 death penalties,’ and that’s a very apt statement.”