Pros And Cons Of Death And Justice Edward Koch

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Koch, Edward. “Death and Justice.” Viewpoints. Ed. W. Royce. Adams. Boston: Houghton, 2007. 402-6. In this article “Death and Justice” by Edward Koch explains the cons of death penalty. One the death penalty is barbaric. Sometimes opponents of capital punishment suffer from faulty electric chairs, and agony gas chambers. You do not have to like the death penalty to support it. Second. On other major democracy uses the death penalty. No other countries than the United States have higher murder rate. The murder climbed by 122 percent between 1963 and 1990. Third; an innocent person might be executed by mistake, According to Mr. Bedau, it is “false sentimentality to argue that the death penalty should be abolished because of the

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