Essay Archive - Capital Punishment and The Death Penalty
Capital Punishment and The Death Penalty
Capital punishment and the death penalty are very controversial issues
concerning modern times. Many people have different opinions about how a
criminal should be disciplined in the court of law, but there is no one right or
correct answer. Although, 80% of Americans are for the death penalty.
Presently, thirty-eight states have the death penalty, but is the concept of "a
life for a life" the best way to castigate a criminal? Of the thirteen states
that do not have the death penalty, is crime more likely to occur there than in
states that have the death penalty? ....