The UK used to have the death penalty but abolished it many years ago, except maybe for one or two crimes (maybe treason, not sure). I hope it never comes back. If murder is wrong, then state murder is just as wrong. There have been so many wrong prosecutions in all countries of the world - if someone has been hanged for a murder they did not commit, it's a bit difficult to bring them back. At least they can be let out of prison.
by danielleantosz6 years ago
What are your views on the death penalty?While I do believe that some people should be put to death, the risk of sending an innocent person to death is too great. I think either the requirements for the death...
by cathylynn996 years ago
i disagree with the death penalty for several reasons.it's not a deterrant. in one study, murder rates actually rose after an execution. it was as if the stae were saying, "it's okay to kill. we do."there but...
by Cat R6 years ago
Supporters say that some crimes deserve the Death Penalty and that we are spending too much money to keep prisoners comfortable in prisons. That there are too many people that don't have cable, a home, free education...
by xethonxq16 months ago
What crimes deserve the death penalty?
by Don W6 years ago
In jurisdictions that maintain capital punishment are the rates of aggravated murder and felony murder lower than in jurisdictions where capital punishment has been banned?
by CWanamaker6 years ago
Do you think the family of a murder victim should have a say in what punishment is given to him?Do you think any victims of a crime should have a say in the punishment?
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