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...le cause that will surely make them doubt themselves or continue their idea of righteousness. Therefore my position in this case is that those who commit the crime must equally pay the price for their actions, no more, no less.
Overall, the death penalty being applied today has not changed much on those who receive it for their convictions, mostly those who are convicted of murder, rape, terrorism, etc. if death sentences thin out its limits, then it could easily be obligated because “baseline culpability of the crime should be higher and there should be less variance between eligible offenders” (Smith 1159). Then there would be people who commit lesser crimes getting the death sentence and vice versa. The limit to where death sentencing is being placed has stayed neutral for quite some time and it would take another Supreme Court case to make any drastic changes.
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