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The Pros And Cons Of Capital Punishment

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The world is stimulated by conflict, debate, arguments, we gain our knowledge because people don’t always agree on everything. A topic that the American people have been tackling for years is the topic of capital punishment or the death penalty. Abolish the Death Penalty, a debate on a notion that could affect the way the America would punish its criminals. This notion was debated by four qualified individuals Diann Rust-Tierney, Barry Scheck, Robert Blecker, and Kent Scheidegger.
Diann Rust-Tierney and Barry Scheck were for the motion, Diann is the executive director of the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty; she has also works on the Capital Punishment Project as chief legislative counsel. Along with Diann is Barry Scheck, the co-founder, and co-director of the Innocence Project, and coauthored Actual Innocence: Five Days to Execution and Other Dispatches from the Wrongly Convicted (2000.) On the side against the motion is Rob Blecker, Blecker, a professor at New York Law school is a nationally known expert on the death penalty, and is the author of The Death of Punishment: Searching for Justice Among the Worst of the Worst. Alongside Robert Blecker is Kent Scheidegger, Scheidegger is the legal director of the Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, he has published many articles on the criminal and constitutional law.
The ideas on the side for the motion to abolish the death penalty followed four key points. The system was flawed and racially bias, the innocent
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