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Unformatted text preview: and death. The families and the people that were close to the victims had to relive the crime over and over again by being questioned by police officers, maybe by the media, and then in the court room to testify at the case. The death penalty gives the family a sense of peace and knowing that the person is not just living in a jail cell getting accustomed to the life of being behind bars. The murderer has been shown compassion by the justice system in most cases but the victims and their family and friends should be the one’s getting the compassion and protection. I think the justice system tends to forget about the victim and their families when it comes down to going to trial and convicting someone. There are victims who have had to wait years to get justice and there are some who are still waiting to receive the justice they need. References SUPPORTING A POSITION 3 Execution rules still inhumane. (2007, May 14). St. Petersburg Times, 12.A....
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This note was uploaded on 07/10/2011 for the course CRT 205 taught by Professor N/a during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '09