Publications

Illinois Bar Journal
Articles From Thomas P. Sullivan

Proposed Reforms to the Illinois Capital Punishment System: A Status Report By Thomas P. Sullivan January 2008 Article, Page 38 A look at the fate of commission proposals for death-penalty reform. Bottom line: the system is better but there’s room for improvement. 
Capital Punishment Reform; What’s Been Done and What Remains to Be Done By Thomas P. Sullivan April 2004 Article, Page 200 A summary of changes wrought by Illinois' capital punishment reform legislation.
Repair or Repeal; Report of the Governor’s Commission on Capital Punishment By Thomas P. Sullivan June 2002 Article, Page 304 A summary by the commission co-chair of the most significant recommendations.