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has recognized that what may have been constitutionally permissible when the Eighth Amendment was ratified in 1791 might be cruel and unusual now, if application of the death penalty in particular cases offends the "evolving standards of decency" test. In the.S., the electric chair and the gas chamber were introduced as more humane alternatives to hanging, but have been almost entirely superseded by lethal injection, which in turn has been criticized as being too painful. Question 7 The correct answer is False - There have been three hangings in the.S. Supreme Court considered its constitutionality. In Florida, the cost of an execution is less than 1,000. Since World War. Morality and Emotion Emotions might have played a part in the Furman decision. Rather, the state's high court ruled that any sentence that Jones might have received for first-degree murder would not have been justified, because a first-degree murder charge can only be supported by proof that the defendant possessed a "specific intent" to commit the crime. One fact to back up my opinion is that there have been 102 people sentenced to death and freed because they were found innocent At first I supported the death penalty because I thought that it was a sense of fairness.

Other states, while having abolished de jure the death penalty in time of peace and de facto in all circumstances, have not ratified Protocol.13 yet and therefore have no international obligation to refrain from using the death penalty in time of war or imminent. Many critics argue that statistics demonstrating racial bias in the administration of capital punishment prove that the death penalty, even if constitutional in concept, is unconstitutional as applied in the United Statesviolating at least the equal protection clause of the Fourteenth Amendment. Japan and India) and Africa (e.g. Japan and India) and Africa (e g Botswana and Zambia) retain it So, more than 60 of the worldwide population live in countries where executions lake place These are the four most populous countries of the world: the People's Republic of, china, India, the USA.

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The from Inequality to Equality reason I support it is because a person who killed people should be killed. The United States (the federal government and 36 of its states Guatemala, most of the Caribbean and the majority of democracies in Asia (e.g. The last several centuries have seen the emergence of modern nation-states. In militaries around the world courts-martial have imposed death sentences for offenses such as cowardice, desertion, insubordination, and mutiny. This amendment states that no one shall be "deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law." From this language, one can conclude that with Due Process of Law, capital punishment may be imposed.

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