Capital Punishment is one of the most debatable topics in the United States to date. It has been a possible sentence since the creation of the colonies. The topic is not as simple as defending the justifications of the completion of a sentence, but a debate about the moralities and immoralities of a society on the brink and justifying those conflictions. What makes matters more complicated is the fact that each state has their very own rules and regulations regarding Capital Punishment. Nothing regarding this topic is set in stone and in my opinion very circumstantial at best. Out of the 50 states that make up the United States of America, only 35 have the death penalty, as well as the U.S. Military and the U.S. Government. The remaining 15 states have banned capital punishment, some dating the banishment as far back as 1846 (Michigan). How is an execution upheld? According to www.deathpenaltyinfo.org, there are five types of execution: lethal Injection, electrocution, gas chamber, hanging, and firing squad. The most common form of
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