The Death Penalty Should Be Legal

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One of the most server way of punishment that we all know is the death penalty. This penalty has been going around for years. To many people it might be the best way of punishing a person. On the other hand there are people who think that if you kill a person you should be sentenced to die as well. For me I would say it might not be the best way and it not working as many would like it. When choosing if you are for the death penalty you have to okay with an insect person dyeing or even a family member being in death row. I know that is something I would not be able to live with. Knowing that I have the choose of killing someone because of their crime. The death penalty has been going on for many years, though out the years it has changed the ways things have been getting done. According to Death Penalty Information Center (CPIC) ( ), the first established death penalty laws date as far back as the Eighteenth Century B.C. Many kings would see the death penalty the best way of punishing them for any type of crime. Death sentencing at that time carried out by mean of crucifixion, drowning, beating to death, burning alive, and impalement. By the Tenth Century A.D, hanging become the usual method of execution in Britain. Britain used the death penalty for many capital crimes. As the crime rate grew the more death there was. Britain influenced Americans to use the death penalty more than other countries. The first recorded execution in the new
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