We have to move away from the eye for an eye mentality of revenge It would be

We have to move away from the eye for an eye

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We have to move away from the “eye for an eye” mentality of revenge It would be unjust and inhuman to show sympathy to a cold blooded murder why should we allow a criminal to live while they took the lives of many. If forgiven for heinous crimes it only gives them the opportunity to commit another crime and not suffer for their previous actions. Life in prison is much worse punishment and a more effective deterrent The biggest reason to keep the death penalty is to prevent the crimes from happening again the parole system now a day is a joke. Does it makes sense to anyone 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 a chance to kill while in prison or even worse escape and go on a crime/murder spree Innocent men and women might be put to death or the mentally ill According to LA Times in an article published in Aug 2017, proposition 66 makes sure that the people go through a process of appeal before going on death row. It requires an attorney and any other evidence to prove of innocents. The supreme court declines those that are mentally ill although the insane are different those who
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