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Is the death penalty appropriate or should it be banned

kels_marie1196
eliz1426

People who do very bad things usually get the death penalty instead of just being put in jail....

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Updated 1 Year Ago

Is the Death Penalty an unjust punishment?

MathandScienceprodigy
JonathanDJ

I will be arguing in favor of the resolution that the Death Penalty is in fact an unjust punishment. Definition(s): The Death Penalty is the punishment of execution, administered to someone legally convicted of a capital crime. Contention(s): Bad, for many reasons: - Mistakes happen. Since 1973 in the U.S., 140 people have been released from death row with evidence of their innocence. These are ALL people who had been found...

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Updated 11 Months Ago

The Death Penalty

Balfer
TorqueDork

The first round will just be an acceptance round....

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Updated 11 Months Ago

Should there be a death penalty?

LegalizedProstitute
Munchkins

Rules1. First round for acceptance only.2. No plagiarism; Don't copy somebody else's work and claim it as your own.3. You may only troll when things get out of hand.4. I will argue in favor of the resolution that there should, indeed, be a death penalty, as my opponent opposes.Failure to follow these rules will result in a 7-point fo...

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Updated 9 Months Ago

Death Penalty

MyDinosaurHands
ProfessorJake

I will show try to show why the Death Penalty should not be allowed in the United States. My opponent will try to show why the Death Penalty should be allowed in the United States. First Round will be for Acceptance....

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Updated 9 Months Ago

The Death Penalty

nicolepatton
tashanapeoples

I think the death penalty should remain in use. Many criminals when released from prison will be likely to commit a crime again. If you are convicted for murder, rape, genocide, treason, or a pedophile you should get the death penalty. You have already shown that you are not a law abiding citizen and there should be no reason to give you another chance to live again and possibly commit the same act. People who commit crimes such as rape or murder are usually not one time offenders. Also,...

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Updated 9 Months Ago

Capital Punishment (Death Penalty)

AppleJack
Logical_Reason

The following debate will go as follows: Round 2: Opening statements Round 3: Rebuttals to opening statements Round 4: Closing statements I look forward to debating this topic....

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Updated 9 Months Ago

death penalty

thompson123
mria24

it does matter how vicious the crime, no matter how vile the criminal, some death penalty opponents feel certain that nobody can ever deserve to die ....

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Updated 9 Months Ago

Death Penalty

Psychedelic
Dig3stingLizard

I, Con, will be arguing that the death penalty should not be legal. My opponent will attempt to disprove my standpoint on this subject. First round will be Acceptance....

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Updated 9 Months Ago

The Death Penalty for It or Against it???

KGutierrez
humanright2debate

Although there are some offenders that should get the death penalty, I am against it mainly because of the cost and the uncertainty there is in sentencing someone to death....

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Updated 8 Months Ago