It is not, but we can still ban it if we wanted to...
The uncle of the accused shooter in Charleston said that if his nephew received the death penalty, he would gladly "push the button myself."
We all know that there are exceptions to the death penalty, some including juveniles, mentally insane, and most recently an individual who is mentally disabled.
If we believe in limited government, fiscal responsibility and pro-life policies unilaterally, its time to give capital punishment a second thought.
Faster method, apparently.
Late last week, Utah legislators passed a bill that would bring back execution by firing squad for capital crimes in the state.
Claims his rights are being violated; I feel as though he gave up those rights when he murdered an 11-year-old.
In the August issue of Townhall Magazine, where this article originally appeared, Townhall editors Christine Rousselle and Amanda Mun~oz debate whether or not the United States should keep using the death penalty.?