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Atkins (Daryl Renard) v Virginia, Appeal decision, Docket No 00-8452, 536 US 304 (2002), 122 S.Ct. 2242 (2002), 153 L.Ed.2d 335 (2002), ILDC 692 (US 2002), 20th June 2002, United States

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2015. All Rights Reserved.date: 19 May 2019

Whether the views of the ‘world community’ were relevant evidence in considering whether there was a consensus on the use of the death penalty against mentally retarded defendants, for the purpose of interpreting the prohibition of cruel and unusual punishment in the Constitution, (United States).

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