opportunity to harm again? IF murder rates are statistically consistent within the violent crime category, as McCleskey et al indicate, then blacks are, statistically, by a 30:1 (10:1 X 3:1) ratio, more likely to murder whites, than whites are to murder blacks, in those circumstances where an additional aggravating. 1810, Romans 13:4, footnote 13:4. . Return to Contents, historical evidence OF deterrence: There are many examples of how the death penalty deters murder, most haven't even been listed on this webpage. "Judge rules for Casey Anthony in defamation lawsuit". Cheney Mason, Dorothy Clay Sims, and Ann Finnell served as co-counsel. The sister now uses that very same biblical text Let the one who is without sin cast the first stone as proof of Jesus unequivocal rejection of capital punishment as revenge and unholy retribution! .
Capital Punishment: Protecting the Innocent
As the long term Chairperson of the Computer Related Crimes the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty, the sister has never shied away from any argument, futile or otherwise, which opposed the death penalty. First remove the plank from your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother's eye" -Matthew 7:1-5 So by seeing the entire picture, we see that Jesus was speaking to the hypocrite. Retrieved un, Eryn (June 20, 2011). This trend continues today.(C.2) (Gary Kleck, "Racial Discrimination in Criminal Sentencing: A Critical Evaluation of the Evidence with Additional Evidence on the Death Penalty American Sociological Review, 12/81.) 11) A study of the death penalty, as imposed by Harris County (Houston, Texas, USA) juries, since. For, if there is a general deterrent effect, and we do execute, then we are saving innocent lives. From 1991-94, 34 of murderers have been white, 54 black (Special run 1980-94 BJS data, 1/13/97, for non-Hispanic whites and blacks. Such understanding might indeed be justified if one could read the Bible atomistically, that is, one verse at a time, with the understanding that the verse has a self contained eternal truth. Opponents actions show virtually no compassion for the victims of violent crime or concern for future victims, yet, they exhibit overwhelming support for those who violate our human rights and murder our loved ones.
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