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Experts Agree: Death Penalty Not A Deterrent To Violent Crime

Published: Jan 15th, 1997

GAINESVILLE — Friday is the 20th anniversary of the first execution in the United States since the death penalty’s reinstatement, and a University of Florida researcher’s new study shows 90 percent of the nation’s top criminologists say killing people to deter violent crime is an immense waste of time and money.

UF Professor: Evolution And Creation Need Not Be Mutually Exclusive

Published: Jan 10th, 1997

GAINESVILLE — Followers of evolution and creation have been feuding for nearly a century, but the two schools of thought may have more in common than it seems, says a University of Florida history professor.