Debate Now Should Capital punishment be allowed?

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  1. Support Capital punishment in it's current form.

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  2. Think capital punishment needs to be reformed to further restrict it's use

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  3. Think capital punishment should be abolished.

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  1. JoeB131
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    Except that a lot of guys sent to Death Row didn't murder anyone, that's the problem.

    I notice you didn't even address my essay about Rolando Cruz.
     
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    Why would anyone respond to your lies? You are an America hating pos.
     
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    No, the America I love doesn't execute innocent people because cops were bad at their jobs. That's kind of the opposite of what America is.
     
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    As usual you completly bastardize what is being discussed for your own perverse lie filled agenda.
     
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    Studies show that 97.6% of those who receive capital punishment don't re-offend.

    Hard to argue with that success rate.
     
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    That remaining 2.4 percent must be some bad mofo's!
     
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    Again, in IL, we had a bunch of cases where we let guys off because of police or prosecutor misconduct putting innocent men on death row. It became so bad that a REPUBLICAN governor, George Ryan, decided he had to commute the sentences of 167 people because even he couldn't tell which ones were really, really guilty
     
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    Studies have shown that capital punishment is not a deterrent to crimes, not murder, not any crime. Criminals don't care. They are stupid. They think they won't get caught.
     
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    exactly
     
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    It is a deterrent if you take them out of this world. Nobody has ever come back from the other side, to commit another crime, now have they?

    Not a single criminal that I know of.
     
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