This paper identifies the paucity of research on the death penalty and preliminarily investigates the discriminatory course of justice when the death penalty is applied in any jurisdiction.
The aim of this research paper is to advocate for the eradication of the death penalty in the People's Republic of China, based on both human rights as well as practical deterrence grounds.
After the court suspended the death penalty in America; there was a reduction in the enforcement of the death penalty fueled by racial discrimination.
The capital punishment has been practiced in almost all the societies and all epochs in the development of the mankind. The author educates the society as a whole on litigious issues of the death penalty [...]
The system is erroneous and cases that almost end up in the 'chair' are overturned contrary to the expectations of the family members of the murdered.
The principles of the criminals should be used against them, consequently, the death penalty is the best way to give humanity to realize the horror of death and the fear of being killed.
While majority of the countries have abolished the death penalty, America continues to remain a prominent protagonist for the death penalty.
In that regard, taking such issues such as euthanasia, abortion and capital punishment, the latter can be considered as the most delicate, especially considering many cases that represent exceptions that are feared to be repeated.
'Capital Punishment' or the 'Death Penalty' is the judicially ordered, lawful infliction of death as a punishment for a serious crime called a 'capital offence' or a 'capital crime.
It would not be a futile exercise to interpret capital punishment in the light of religion before proceeding to the subject of my argument. Countries that give importance to such punishments should tone down and [...]
Some would argue, for example, that imprisonment of any amount of time for 'crimes' such as gambling, prostitution and the possession of drugs should be interpreted as excessive therefore 'unusual.' The use of the death [...]
I believe the use of the death penalty to be the most obvious and heinous example of cruel and unusual punishment.
The aim of punishment is to correct and rehabilitate the offender in a manner that promotes his welfare and the welfare of society in general.
The courts have there been made to use four methods of determining the cruelty and unusual nature of the punishment method.
Capital Punishment is the lawful infliction of death as a punishment for a major crime. The first argument against Capital Punishment is that it is inhumane.
The execution sermons of the early colonies were full of warnings against following in the footsteps of the condemned, and executions were public events designed to instill fear and reverence for the law in the [...]
In the year 2005, the Supreme Court of the US outlawed the execution of inmates on death row who were 18 years and below by the time they committed their crimes.
However, the minority did not give up the expectation of capital punishment, for the reason that of a minority's point of view, merely the most horrible oppression of the minority.
According to the above stated, the topic of the current paper is the comparison of two websites dedicated to the topic of the death penalty in respect of their reputability, accuracy, and objectivity.
In addition, there is statistical evidence that some public officials may routinely use inflammatory remarks designed to inflate the effects of the death penalty on the rate of homicide for their own personal and professional [...]
His reaction to the actual hanging of a puny Hindu man borders on a strategy of remaining as a detached viewer and subconsciously, his gorge rises at the thought of a human being with a [...]
This essay is a study of the public opinion on Capital Punishment for juveniles, this is a very controversial subject as many people are against Captial punishment, and many are for life imprisonment, capital punishment [...]
The problem of capital punishment is one of the issues that get the author's thorough investigation. The controversial nature of the problem discussed seems to have encouraged the author to choose the same strategy of [...]
It is as a result of this that he concludes that Ford calls for the execution of capital punishment as a penalty in criminal offences.
Kaplan and Tivnan consider the moral judgment to be a result of a spontaneous association between particular emotions and cognitions that occurs in the course of moral motivation.
The article contains meticulously gathered evidence of the controversial nature of the death sentence. The main argument of the article is the excessive cost of the procedure.
The government is also known to safeguard the details of capital punishment in the country. The targeted prisoners are "executed in the middle of the night".
The case of Timothy is the first instance of the death sentence against a terrorist in the United States. The law enforcement agencies try their best to get rid of the terrorists and their activities [...]
The main factors leading to differences in stands between the anti-capital punishment and pro-death are the morality and religious issues surrounding the matter.
Given the gravity of the outcome, i.e, the death of the person that was possibly innocent or guilty to a lesser degree than stated in the course of the trial, the concept of capital punishment [...]
Capital punishment, which is also called the death penalty, is the punishment that follows a death sentence and ends with the death of the convict.
He pays attention to the rights of the victims and community and looks at the death penalty from different sides to understand if it is the best way of punishment, as his confidence in this [...]
The issue of capital punishment has always been on the radar of the Supreme Court of the United States. The key question that should be answered is the future of capital punishment and unusual punishment [...]
In addition, the NC network is of the opinion that the death penalty system lacks the much-needed efficiency in the criminal justice system.
It remains a dilemma why a criminal in the same country should face heavier judgement than another in the same country, yet they have committed the same crime. Crime should be punished with the same [...]
The most compelling argument in support of capital punishment is that failing to execute murderers may in itself put more lives in danger.
For example, capital punishment is the best punishment for murder because it is equal to the crime. Thirdly, capital punishment is a violation of the human right to life.
This is one of the details that should be considered. This is one of the pitfalls that should be avoided.
For a while now, Saudi Arabia has remained one of the global nations that strongly believe that punishing by death is one of the ways of giving justice to victims of crime and one of [...]
On the other hand, capital punishments such as deaths deprives of people the freedom of life and goes against God's command which disallows intentional killings of persons, or murder. Similarly, capital punishment in the form [...]
It is the innocence of some of the convicts in the death row that has created a crisis in the system.
It is not enough to be locked in prison for ending the life of a fellow human being. Revenge is one of the ways that can be used.
The punishment is believed to have been there even at the time of the earlier colonies of the United States; it as well continued to be in force within the states that came to form [...]
It should be noted that opposing the death penalty does not mean that people are oblivious of the magnitude of the crimes committed by this criminals.
Another significant benefit offered by the death penalty to the society is that it leads to the permanent incapacitation of the convicted person.
The author thinks that the death penalty does not play a role in the rehabilitation of offenders. The proponents of the abolition of the punishment have also used their knowledge of the fact that states [...]
This paper examines death penalty from an impartial view by considering disadvantages and advantages of capital punishment in society. Thirdly, Teeters views that death penalty is a retribution action in which a victim is punished [...]
The cost of maintenance of the convicted individuals is also one of the reasons that necessitate the death penalty. The reaffirmation of the death penalty is also attributed to the teachings portrayed by most religions.
This argument tends to disregard the death penalty for the benefit of the TN state. This thwarts the need to execute them in the context of death penalty.
This raised the question as to whether death penalty was the suitable punishment for such criminals or whether they actually reduce crime.
However, it is wrong and unjustified because it is inhuman, unfair, violates the human right to life, and it does not aid in reduction of crime.
Death penalty is the most serious punishment that can be used by the government against people; and even if it costs less then keeping a person in jail till the end of his/her life and [...]
The first documented death penalty was of George Kendall who was a captain and was executed by a firing squad in the first decade of the 17th century.
This is because quiet a number of the abolitions have been associated with democratic developments in political systems of the countries that have abolished the penalties. Conservatives have in the United States been strongly opposed [...]
The efficiency of the penalty ought to depend much on the type of the felony committed as well as the psychological state of those who commit it.
In line with the above argument, supporters of capital punishment argue that the practice permanently removes thieves, murderers, rapists, and other criminals from the face of society, in the process making it safer for compliant [...]
The opponents of capital of capital punishment argue that it is not a just and humane way of punishing heinous criminals in the society because everybody has right to life.
The survival of any civilization hinges on the establishment of laws and codes of conduct and the subsequent obeying of the same by the society's members.