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Death Penalty, Cruel & Unusual Punishment, Juveniles, Faith & Ethics
This site has review and discussion of the death penalty facts, statistics and issues, including ethics and faith-based views, child executions, the death penalty as ...
Pros & Cons of the Death Penalty and Capital Punishment
Capital punishment (the death penalty) is the pre-meditated taking of a human life by a government in response to a crime committed by that legally convicted ...
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.
Is the Death Penalty the Only Justice for Killers?
If justice is served by putting a murderer to death, in what way is it served? Both sides of the death penalty issue offer strong arguments. With which do you ...
Women on Death Row - Crime and Punishment - About.com
May 16, 2014 ... Only a small percentage of the death row population in the United States are women and an even smaller percentage are executed.
The Irreversibility of the Death Penalty - Crime and Punishment
I think an important con-argument is missing or not stressed enough, The irreversibility of the death penalty.
Death Penalty for Juveniles
Jun 13, 2014 ... There are 73 people on death row in the United States who were 16 or 17 years old when they committed their crimes. Is the death penalty for ...
Texas Death Row Inmates Photo Gallery - Crime and Punishment
A photo of Texas death row inmates from the Crime and Punishment Texas Death Row photo gallery.
Recent Legal History of the Death Penalty in America
While all but 10 states allowed the death penalty in the late 1960s and an average of 130 executions per year were being carried out, public opinion turned ...
North Carolina Death Row Inmates - Crime and Punishment - About ...
A collection of North Carolina death row inmates from the Crime and Punishment North Carolina Death Row photo gallery.