1. News & Issues

Articles related to capital punishment

Pros & Cons of the Death Penalty and Capital Punishment
Capital punishment, also dubbed the "death penalty," is the pre-meditated and planned taking of a human life by a government in response to a crime committed  ...
http://usliberals.about.com/od/deathpenalty/i/DeathPenalty.htm
Readers Respond: Why Should the US Abolish the Death Penalty?
Readers share their thoughts as to why or why not the U.S. should join the vast majority of the world community in abolishing the death penalty.
http://usliberals.about.com/u/ua/deathpenalty/deathpenaltyquestion.htm
Stanley "Tookie" Williams & the Death Penalty - Liberal ...
The case of Mr. Williams, an author and Nobel Peace and Literature Prizes nominee, brought the death penalty back into prominent public debate.
http://usliberals.about.com/od/deathpenalty/a/StanleyTookieWilliams.htm
Capital Punishment in Islam - About.com Islam
What crimes are punishable by death in Islam? How does the death penalty reconcile with Islamic virtues of mercy and forgiveness?
http://islam.about.com/cs/law/a/c_punishment.htm
Pros and Cons of the Death Penalty (Capital Punishment)
There are two common arguments in support of capital punishment: that of deterrence and that of retribution. According to Gallup, most Americans believe that ...
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/deathpenalty/i/death_penalty_2.htm
Ask the Orthodox Rabbi - Adultery in Judaism - Capital Punishment ...
Rabbi Ari Enkin is asked what punishments for adultery does Judaism promotes.
http://judaism.about.com/od/orthodoxfaqenkin/f/adultery_punish.htm
Capital Punishment: Debates & Arguments About the Death Penalty ...
Debates about the death penalty sometimes take a back seat to those over matters such as abortion, but they don't really end and they rarely seem to arrive at ...
http://atheism.about.com/od/capitalpunishment/
Book Review - Debating the Death Penalty: Should America Have ...
Debates about the death penalty sometimes take a back seat to those over matters such as abortion, but they don't really end and they rarely seem to arrive at ...
http://atheism.about.com/od/bookreviews/fr/DebateDeathPen.htm
History of Capital Punishment in Canada - Canada Online - About.com
Timeline of the history of the death penalty in Canada and the gradual abolition of capital punishment.
http://canadaonline.about.com/cs/crime/a/cappuntimeline.htm
Is the Death Penalty the Only Justice for Killers?
In the USA, a majority of the people supports capital punishment and vote for those politicians that take a strong stand against crime. Those who support the ...
http://crime.about.com/od/death/i/dpissue1.htm
1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10      Next

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.