The Pros & Cons of the Death Penalty
by Dusty Craine
be done to the United States Criminal System. We need to reevaluate the way we
treat people we are convicted of unspeakable acts of merciless slaughter or even
rape. The United States Justice System must be made solid again.
Most people have an opinion on this heated subject. Some say “we need
it” others say “the person pulling the switch would be no better than the person
argument lets look at the Pros and Cons.
cost more to hold one inmate one years than to put him through Harvard Law
them consequences. There is also the “eye for an eye” argument. Make them feel
the penalty for murder from country club to Death.
for us to say If they murder, kill them too. But what if the man is wrongly
accused and convicted of murder. What if the man was sitting at home alone, and
therefore had no alibi. Why would we want to kill a innocent man? I even ran
across someone who said the only true justice is divine justice, she said God
will judge them. She said we had no right to establish guilt or innocence.
As you can see the Pros and the Cons are a convincing bunch. Me
personally, I think we need the Death Penalty again. I also believe we have to
change a few things in courts though. I believe the accused should speak on
his/her own behalf. Making Polygraph tests mandatory would also save alot of