Construction, sports, driving, and air travel all offer the possibility of accidental death even though the highest levels of precautions are taken.These activities continue to take place, and continue to occasionally take human lives, because we have all decided, as a society, that the advantages outweigh the unintended loss.Why not execute them and save society the cost of their keep?
Opponents of the death penalty do not agree and have a valid argument when they say, “The claims that capital punishment reduces violent crime is inconclusive and certainly not proven.”The fourth argument is that the length of stay on death row, with its endless appeals, delays, technicalities, and retrials, keep a person waiting for death for years on end. This is the least credible argument against capital punishment.
The main cause of such inefficiencies is the appeals process, which allows capital cases to bounce back and forth between state and federal courts for years on end.
As the 20th century comes to a close, it is evident that our justice system is in need of reform.
This reform will shape the future of our country, and we cannot jump to quick solutions such as the elimination of the death penalty.
Some of these are racial bias and the execution of innocent people.
With a topic like capital punishment the information available can be overwhelming, with as much information that is out there.
However, it seems obvious to some Americans that the death penalty is a just and proper way to handle convicted murderers.
- Capital Punishment: A System with Flaws Introduction The death penalty in America has been declining: despite the diminished use, flaws are more apparent than ever.
In this paper I am going to show you a few reasons on why not to abolish the capital punishment.
The death penalty was created as a punishment for those criminals who submit very wrong criminals.