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In certain cases, execution should be swift
We asked our followers what they thought about the drop in death sentences.
If there is no doubt the person committed the crime, he or she should be executed, and much more quickly than is done now.
@Cowgirlz1971 It’s about time. There is no bringing anyone back from a miscarriage of justice.
@Theartfuldoge It is because life sentences are increasing. We have gone soft.
@DallasRoxanne So far this year, five who were on death row were exonerated and seven last year, according to the Death Penalty Information Center.