Capital punishment, death penalty or execution is punishment by death. The
sentence is referred to as a death sentence. Crimes that can result in a death ... More »
There are many reasons the death penalty should be abolished. It is a complex
issue and it is difficult to point to any single fact or argument as the most ...
"Executing the mentally retarded is senseless cruelty. Even strong death penalty
supporters recognize that capital punishment is wrong for people with the mind ...
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Mon September 8, 2014. Facebook. STORY HIGHLIGHTS. Stats show U.S. ...
Nov 20, 2015 ... RACE OF VICTIMS IN DEATH PENALTY CASES. DEATH PENALTY
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May 3, 2013 ... Read little known facts in the death penalty debate. All the facts are sourced and
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Death Penalty Facts: did you know that... At least 1 in 25 people sentenced to the
death penalty in the U.S. are innocent?
May 28, 2015 ... Although there have been fewer executions in recent years than there were in the
1990s, 31 states still have the death penalty on their books, ...
The death penalty puts innocent lives at risk. Since the reinstatement of the death
penalty in the United States in 1976, 138 innocent men and women have been ...