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What is 'capital punishment' also known as the 'death penalty'? Is it a disgraceful way killing a fellow human being? Or is it a justifiable way to punish someone for a crime they have committed in our society? Many nations around the world are using the death penalty as their most severe punishment of all. Capital punishment is one of the most debated issues in the current day life. In this essay I will be giving you a brief overview on the history of capital punishment and then I will be going on to argue for and against reasons for capital punishment. I will also be concluding at the end of my personal views on capital punishment.
The list of methods of killing people has become larger over the past 100 years but there 7 main of killing the convicted. Hanging is one. If it is carried out properly then the neck will break. Using this method ones life will come quickly. 'The electric chair', it is strapped into a chair and an electric current is passed through the body. The firing squad is the most sickening of them all. It is when several
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