Capital punishment

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capital punishment

Capital Punishment v Life without parole




First of all I am not sure what my feelings are for either capital punishment or life
imprisonment without parole. That is because I do not think it is right to kill someone
just because they commit a crime. I believe it should be left up to God for someone's life
to be taken in that way, that is just what I believe.

If someone took a love one from me I would feel like they should die too, but it would be
hard to know that they are alive and doing well, and my love one is gone. I would not want
it on my head or my conscience that I took someone's life. And I would not be strong
enough that I could go to sleep at night knowing I have taken someone else's life, when I
could be wrong.

On the other hand I do not think we should pay our tax money for the people that are in
prison waiting to find out if they are going to die. I think they should at least do some
work to pay their way in prison for their own food, and anything else that they might
need. I do not think we should provide them with a roof over their head and food in their
stomachs, especially right after they just got done stealing money or something else from
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