Discourse on the death penalty fostered insight and understanding of capital punishment in America. Denise LeBoeuf, is the director of Louisiana Indigent Defense Assistance Board Capital Post Conviction Project and spoke for a moratorium on the death penalty. Jeff Jacoby, spoke as an advocate for the death penalty, and is a renowned columnist for The Boston Globe, and the first recipient of the Breindel Prize for opinion journalism, participated in the debate on November 17, 2003.
- Capital Punishment: The Pretense of Justice, Jacob Steubing
This event was co-sponsored by: College Student Association, Loyola College Republicans, Loyola Forensic Team, Loyola Student Democrats. Loyola Students in Free Enterprise, Loyola Student Government Association, University Programming Board and Pi Sigma Alpha.