Examples from the Web for death penalty
“We were in Carson City last month to report on a death-penalty execution,” one explains.
Already, death-penalty opponents are mobilizing around Lockett.
The answer is that, like most death-penalty supporters, Brauchler is confusing an impulse with an argument.
Therefore, our criminal-justice system is much more careful in death-penalty cases.
Outside experts say that judges in death-penalty cases tend to not push lawyers as hard because of potential future appeal issues.The Grim Sleeper’s Trial Is Moving at Snail’s Pace, and Victims’ Families Are Furious|Christine Pelisek|March 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The same document contains a clause which indicates that the death-penalty threatened in 1249 had already been abrogated.A History of The Inquisition of The Middle Ages; volume II|Henry Charles Lea
Natalia is carried away by force, and the Oprichniki lead Andrew into the market-place to suffer the death-penalty at their hands.The Russian Opera|Rosa Newmarch
There was never a time when America applied the death-penalty to more than fourteen crimes.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
It goes without saying that the death-penalty could never legally be commuted.A History of The Inquisition of The Middle Ages; volume I|Henry Charles Lea
I can guess that it isn't the death-penalty that he is thinking most of now.Sunrise|William Black