Taxpayer’s money should go to better society, not to accommodate the prisoners that are going to end up dead.
There’s always the chance of the innocent being in the wrong place at the wrong time.
The average death penalty case is appealed three times.
This means that the taxpayers must pay for the same trial to be heard three times. Also, the average convicted murder spends 12 years on death row.
I am strongly against the death penalty because it violates God’s rules, costs the tax payers too much money, the possible “wrongly accused,” and it is cruel and unusual punishment.
How often do these concepts creep into the public’s mind when it hears of our ‘fair, trusty’ government taking away someone’s breathing rights?
This assignment instructed students to write a persuasive essay which argues for a specific viewpoint or a specific action to be taken on a societal issue.
I argued for a specific stance to be taken on the issue of the death penalty.
The costs of administrating capital punishment are prohibitive. States with the death penalty have higher murder rates than those without it.
This isolation and anxiety results in a sharp deterioration of their physical and mental status. The costs of administering capital punishment are prohibitive.