TITLE

Point: Capital Punishment Should Be Abolished

AUTHOR(S)
Ballaro, Beverly; Cushman, C. Ames
PUB. DATE
June 2019
SOURCE
Points of View: Death Penalty;6/30/2019, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article argues against the enforcement of capital punishment in the U.S. It claims that capital punishment is a deterrent and morally indefensible practice that should be abolished. In addition, death penalty is described as an expensive and inefficient way to prevent criminal activity. The article also reveals that the U.S. is being criticized for not keeping up with the international community's effort to abolish death penalty.
ACCESSION #
26612501

 

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