state of civil and political rights:
death row: Connecticut abolished the death penalty in April 2012, but law was not made retroactive so 11 remain on death row. (as of April 1, 2013, source: DPIC)
year of last executions: 0-0-0
death sentences: 0
international treaties on human rights and the death penalty:
The method of execution is injection. The sentence is determined by a jury. The death row is located at Somers. As for the clemency process, the State Board of Pardons has exclusive authority to grant clemency.