In 1976, another Supreme Court ruling found capital punishment to be Constitutional.
There can never be any justification for torture or for cruel treatment."Arguing for capital punishment, the Clark County, Indiana Prosecuting Attorney writes that "...there are some defendants who have earned the ultimate punishment our society has to offer by committing murder with aggravating circumstances present. It cheapens the life of an innocent murder victim to say that society has no right to keep the murderer from ever killing again. S., "about 13,000 people have been legally executed since colonial times."The Depression era 1930s, which saw a historic peak in executions, was followed by a dramatic decrease in the 1950s and 1960s.
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Passions in the US are sharply divided, and equally strong among both supporters and protesters of the death penalty.
Arguing against capital punishment, Amnesty International believes that "The death penalty is the ultimate denial of human rights.