The Death Penalty Is Not Effective Deterrence

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Another argument is that the death penalty is not effective deterrence. The death penalty is not a proven deterrent to upcoming future crimes. There is not the slightest acceptable statistical evidence that capital punishment reduces the rate of murder. The death penalty is not a deterrent because most people who commit murders they do not think to be caught or do not care in the differences between possible execution and life in prison before they commit the crime. U.s has a higher murder rate then the other countries like Europe or Canada, these countries do not allow the capital punishment. (Arguments for and against
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