100%(1)1 out of 1 people found this document helpful
This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 2 pages.
We have to move away from the “eye for an eye” mentality of revengeIt would be unjust and inhuman to show sympathy to a cold blooded murder whyshould we allow a criminal to live while they took the lives of many. If forgiven forheinous crimes it only gives them the opportunity to commit another crime and notsuffer for their previous actions.Life in prison is much worse punishment and a more effective deterrentThe biggest reason to keep the death penalty is to prevent the crimes fromhappening again the parole system now a day is a joke. Does it makes sense toanyone outside the legal system to have multiple live sentences plus twenty years ?even if a criminal is sentenced to life without the possibility of parole he still has achance to kill while in prison or even worse escape and go on a crime/murder spreeInnocent men and women might be put to death or the mentally illAccording to LA Times in an article published in Aug 2017, proposition 66 makessure that the people go through a process of appeal before going on death row. Itrequires an attorney and any other evidence to prove of innocents. The supremecourt declines those that are mentally ill although the insane are different those who