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Unformatted text preview: This information would be crucial, and a lot more persuasive. It just displays another reason why it is illogical for us to sentence someone to death, when we are the ones we have to pay for it. Information, like the fact that the death penalty was first used using hanging and firing squads, which is extremely inhumane. Also, the fact that over 1,000 people have been executed by our own US Government, by means of the death penalty, and over 3,000 still await on death row, would be very convincing to your article, and would help display your purpose much, much more (Amnesty International USA). More than 3,000 people are currently on death row, and keeping them on there is much more expensive than keeping them in prison for life (DPIC). Sean Chapin University of Denver Sigma Alpha Epsilon – Colorado Zeta: Eminent Herald, IFC Rep...
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- Fall '08
- Writing, Amnesty International, death row, Death Penalty Information Center