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  1. 1. THE DEATH PENALTY DETERS MURDERSby Jules Fogue Souop
  2. 2. The premeditation
  3. 3. Boston Marathon bomb scene
  4. 4. Victims
  5. 5. Families and friends of Victims
  6. 6. United States of America’sConstitution
  7. 7. 14th Amendment of the Constitution:The common law rule imposed a mandatory deathsentence on all convicted murderers.
  8. 8. The Death Penalty is ConstitutionalCongress or any state legislature may prescribe the deathpenalty, also known as capital punishment, for murderand other capital crimes.
  9. 9. Proportionality RequirementThe U.S. Supreme Court has determined that a penalty mustbe proportional to the crime.
  10. 10. Does the death penalty detercrime?Research says that each executioncarried out is correlated with about 74fewer murders the following year...
  11. 11. Statistics states that there is an obvious negativecorrelation in that when executionsincrease, murders decrease, and when executionsdecrease, murders increase...
  12. 12. Conclusion: The capital punishment ordeath penalty significantly deters murders.

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