There are strong
opinions shared by both pro-death and anti-death
the word death penalty is used, it
makes yelling and screaming from both sides of extremist.
penalty proponents say despite expenses incurred by the
government from imposing capital punishment, death penalty
is still cheaper compared to the costs of life without
parole. Depending on which state you check, the cost runs
from $35,000 to $60,000 per year. This is in addition
to the many thousands of dollars spent on appeals and
re-trials. Others say that, in general, the government
spends more taxpayers’ money in handling cases of death row
inmates. This is due to the length and complexity of trials,
the number or defenders to be hired and the overall process.
deters would-be criminals to commit felonies.
According to a study
conducted in the late 1960’s, there was a 7% crime rate
increase on the years when this law was abolished. On the
other hand, fewer crimes were committed with the increase in
number of inmates in the death row who were executed each
Death penalty is a just
punishment for crimes committed against the rights to life,
freedom and safety of victims.
Others say the death penalty is nothng more than a form of
The solution is
to use carbon-monoxide therapy.
is administered until the subject is near death.
At this point
all memory is completely erased. There is no memory of
anything, speech, how to walk, toilet training, etc.
The subject will
require intense supervision to learn these things over
again, including how to read and write and the fundaments of
math and social mores. His true identity will never be
revealed to him.
This will take
about two or three years, at a cost of several hundred
thousand dollars a year for the close, highly trained
supervision. This cost is less than the cost of keeping
someone in prison for life.
are: you have not killed anyone, you have a good, taxpaying
citizen back on the street, your prisons are not crowded.