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Essay about What Effects the Death Penalty Causes to Society?

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What effects Death Punishment causes to society? My first instinct about the topic as a part of the society was “People, who private another person of his life, should not have any right to conserve his own life either”. Putting ourselves in the positions of the victims, the families’ victims and the fear caused to` society in general.
Death punishment, gives closure to the people involved with the tragedy. It helps to the overpopulation problem in the prison system, instead keeping an intern 25 years or more. Finally, people who received the death punishment usually are not able to be rehabilitated. If these people have the opportunity they will kill, rape, and torture again. There are many factors that make murders incapable to
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Thus, governments turned to these violent spectacles in order to curb criminal activities. (Hayburn, 2011). Lastly, the financial cost of death punishment is several times that keeping a person in prison for life. “Many opponents present, as fact, that the cost of the death penalty is so expensive (at least $2 million per case), that we must choose life without parole ('LWOP') at a cost of $1 million for 50 years. Opponents ludicrously claim that the death penalty costs, over time, 3-10 times more than LWOP” (Sharp, 1997) My position respect Death penalty was tending to pro death. After my research my position changed based in process cost, constitutionality, morality and a better understanding about retribution. We as a part of the knowledge of law should be on both sides of the case to have a better point of view. In order, to have the right of taking the correct decision of life or death of an individual life. In conclusion, life in prison is a worse punishment than end it soon with the death penalty. Ernest Van Den Haag, PhD, in his article titled "For the Death Penalty," wrote the following: "Common sense tells us that the death penalty will deter murder... People fear nothing more than death. Therefore, nothing will deter a criminal more than the fear of death... life in prison is less feared." (Van Den Haag, 1983) I disagree with Van Den Haag, life in prison it is hard, these individuals fight
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