Capital punishment

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murders, death penalty, Human Rights, minorities, discrimination, USA, law, court, Referat, Hausaufgabe, Capital punishment
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CAPITAL PUNISHMENT What then is capital punishment but the most premeditated of murders, to which no criminal s deed, however calculated it may be, can be compared? For there to be an equivalence, the death penalty would have to punish a criminal, who had warned his victim of the date at which he would inflict a horrible death on him, and who from that moment onward had confined him at his mercy for months. The death penalty is the ultimate denial of human right, because it violates the right to life as proclaimed in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. It is the ultimate cruel, inhuman and degrading punishment. The restoration of capital punishment would just be a step backwards for society. No matter what reasons a government gives for executing prisoners or what method of ...

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