Test #4- May 5, 2011

Test #4- May 5, 2011 - There are 18 states which do not...

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Furman v. Georgia (1972) Said that capital punishment was against the 8th amendment Court cases in 2002 People with an IQ lower than 85 Charles Guillteau was the assassin if Gar±eld who tried to avoid execution using the insanity plea Roper v. Simmons (2005) stated the execution of juveniles is cruel and unusual punishment Baze v. Rees (2008) was a Supreme Court casae which upheld the right of lethal injections as a form of execution
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Unformatted text preview: There are 18 states which do not have capital punishment laws • Capital punishment can be done in certain cases in protect of society • Deterrence is an argument, but it does not work properly and there is not a ◦ shown coordination Retribution is also given as a reason, but it too is nit morally justi±able ◦ • Test #4- May 5, 2011 Theology III Honors May 5, 2011 10:26...
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