There are 19 states where the death penalty
is no longer in use.
Let the majority in the committee endorse the death penalty
Pacquiao, we will now be tackling the death penalty
in plenary, okay?
State legislatures responded to the Furman ruling by rewriting state laws to address the high court's concerns that the death penalty
was not applied fairly.
However, the Council of Europe and the European Union regret that the number of executions have risen in some of those countries that retain the death penalty
and that some countries which had a de facto moratorium carried out executions.
This part will briefly unpack them with an emphasis on how they impede efforts by individual jurisdictions, or the nation as a whole, to improve death penalty
States were also called on to reduce the number of offences for which the death penalty
might be imposed.
Aslam Khaki Advocate presented the Islamic point of view on the death penalty
and agreed that death penalty death penalty
for many offences could be abolished.
But there are times, thankfully few, when the death penalty
is a just and appropriate sanction.
It's a real turning point in the conversation about the death penalty
in the United States.
If passed, it will be the first time the number of crimes subject to the death penalty
has been reduced since the People's Republic of China enacted its Criminal Law in 1979.
According to the statement, the EU's efforts to achieve a death-penalty-free world culminated in the adoption of the resolution on the moratorium on the use of the death penalty
by the UN General Assembly in December 2007 and 2008.