The Death Penalty Con Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 30 Quotes About The Death Penalty Con

#1. I support the death penalty and will continue to do that. - Author: Rick Santorum
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#2. Death row is a nightmare to serial killers and ax murderers. For an innocent man, it's a life of mental torture that the human spirit is not equipped to survive. - Author: John Grisham
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#3. The costs can't be borne by smaller counties particularly, so if the crime occurs in a large county you might be charged with the death penalty, in a smaller county you're not. That raises some significant questions about fairness. - Author: Greg Zoeller
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#4. Sometimes I have to compromise my views, but I never compromise on issues like the death penalty and the arm trade laws, despite what the readers or letters may say. - Author: Jonathan Shapiro
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#5. The court was not previously aware of the prisoner's many accomplishments. In view of these, we see fit to impose the death penalty. - Author: Quentin Crisp
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#6. When you're talking about death, you can't afford to make even one mistake. - Author: Jim Petro
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#7. Given the irreversibility of the death penalty, the possibility of a wrongful conviction can never be overstated - Author: George Gascon
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#8. In Europe, when tobacco was first introduced, it was immediately banned. In Turkey, if you got caught with tobacco, you had your nose slit. China and Russia imposed the death penalty for possession of tobacco. - Author: Andrew Weil
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#9. The verdict of this court is that the accused are guilty of witchcraft. The maximum penalty the law allows is to be burned to death.However, in view of your previous good background I am disposed to be lenient. I therefore sentence you to be burned alive. - Author: Richard Curtis
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#10. The surface causes of Adams's anxieties are not difficult to discern. Every activist knew the penalty for treason. Every congressman knew that prison, perhaps death, would be his reward if the American rebellion failed. - Author: John Ferling
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#11. The death penalty is no more effective a deterrent than life imprisonment ... It is also evident that the burden of capital punishment falls upon the poor, the ignorant and the underprivileged members of society. - Author: Thurgood Marshall
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#12. My biggest problem is that my flight is to depart from Denpasar International Airport in Indonesia, where the penalty for drug trafficking is death by firing squad. - Author: S.A. Tawks
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#13. All this grievin' is hard. We can't cheer for that man you trying to help but don't want to have to grieve for him, too. There shouldn't be no more killing behind this. - Author: Bryan Stevenson
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#14. If the law imposed the death penalty for parking tickets, we'd not only have fewer parking tickets, we'd also have much
less driving.
- Author: Lawrence Lessig
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#15. With every cell of my being and with every fiber of my memory I oppose the death penalty in all forms. I do not believe any civilized society should be at the service of death. I don't think it's human to become an agent of the angel of death. - Author: Elie Wiesel
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#16. They found him guilty, and brother, if Maine had the death penalty, he would have done the airdance before that spring's crocuses poked their heads out of the dirt. - Author: Stephen King
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#17. The estate tax punishes years of hard work and robs families of part of their heritage by imposing a huge penalty on inheritance after death - a tax on money that has already been taxed. - Author: Mike Fitzpatrick
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#18. Crucial to understanding federalism in modern day America is the concept of mobility, or 'the ability to vote with your feet.' If you don't support the death penalty and citizens packing a pistol - don't come to Texas. If you don't like medicinal marijuana and gay marriage, don't move to California. - Author: Rick Perry
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#19. The death penalty would be even more effective, as a deterrent, if we executed a few innocent people more often. - Author: Edward Abbey
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#20. What right does any church have even attempting to approve of lifestyles or certain acts for which God prescribed the death penalty in the Old Testament? - Author: Billy Graham
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#21. In Alabama this would be a capital case, and if we don't get justice in Australia we're going to pursue the death penalty here - Author: Troy King
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#22. I'm not in favor of the death penalty. But I'm in favor of locking these people away in maximum security units where they can never get out. They can never escape. They can never be paroled. Lock the bad ones away. But you gotta rethink everybody else. - Author: John Grisham
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#23. It's a phony issue. To pretend the death penalty is going to end crime in the United States is to fool people, to promote public ignorance. - Author: Rudy Giuliani
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#24. My faith teaches that life is sacred. That's why I personally oppose the death penalty. But I take my oath of office seriously, and I'll enforce the death penalty ... because it's the law. - Author: Tim Kaine
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#25. I think the death penalty's easier than life in prison, - Author: Pamela Smart
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#26. Commute me, execute me. Don't drag it out. - Author: Jesse Bishop
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#27. I hope, by God's grace, that I am truly a Christian, not deviating from the faith, and that I would rather suffer the penalty of a terrible death than wish to affirm anything outside of the faith or transgress the commandments of our Lord Jesus Christ. - Author: Jan Hus
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#28. The penalty for summoning the dead back to earth is death; if the summoned spirit does not kill its summoner, be assured the Church will. - Author: Stacia Kane
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#29. The Lord, however, transferred to His own flesh not sin, as the poison of the serpent, but He did transfer to it death, that the penalty without the fault might transpire in the likeness of sinful flesh, whence, in the sinful flesh, both the fault might be removed and the penalty. - Author: Bishop Serapion
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#30. Whatever you think of de Sade, he was a complex figure and we should not look for easy answers with him. He was, strangely perhaps, against the death penalty, and he was never put in prison for murders or anything like that. - Author: Philip Kaufman
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