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Support for the Death Penalty at Lowest Point in 40 Years – Terrell Jermaine Starr

While most Americans still favor the death penalty for those convicted of murder, support for capital punishment is lower than it has been in 40 years,¬†according to the Pew Research Center¬†[3]. Today, 56 percent of Americans favor the death penalty, six points lower than the 62 percent of people who favored it back 2011. In 1996, support for the death …