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Nov 16, 2004 ... Overall, the data show that 67% of Americans supported the death penalty for convicted murderers in 2001. This percentage increased slightly ...


NATIONAL POLLS. (The Evolution of Public Opinion on Capital Punishment). National Polls Show Historic Declines in Support for Death Penalty. Polls released ...


Oct 25, 2016 ... Americans' basic support for the death penalty is essentially the same as last year, at 60%, but remains down from the prior two decades.


Apr 24, 2017 ... Nationally, however, public support for the death penalty has fallen in recent years, as has the number of executions. The death penalty has ...


Sep 29, 2016 ... The share of Americans who support the death penalty for persons convicted of murder is now at its lowest point in more than four decades.


Nov 7, 2016 ... The four ballot initiatives on the death penalty this year -- one apiece in Nebraska and Oklahoma, and two separate measures in California ...


Oct 3, 2016 ... President Richard Nixon was in office the last time this few people supported capital punishment.


Pros and cons of the death penalty and capital punishment. ... Does Christianity Support the Death Penalty? Does Hinduism Support the Death Penalty?


Oct 3, 2016 ... Just 49 percent of Americans say they support capital punishment, according to a Pew Research Center poll conducted from late August to ...