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Statutes > North-carolina > Chapter_15 > GS_15-176_1

§15‑176.1.  District attorney may argue for death penalty.

In the trial of capital cases,the district attorney or other counsel appearing for the State may argue to thejury that a sentence of death should be imposed and that the jury should notrecommend life imprisonment. (1961, c. 890; 1973, c. 47,s. 2.)