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Why we need execution


People today frequently debate whether the death penalty should be banned across the globe. Yet there is the legal reasoning behind the continued use of the capital punishment. This is because nobody will be deprived of life without due process of law in an egalitarian society. The death sentence symbolises two sorts of spirit: retribution that is an expression of society's moral outrage at particularly offensive conduct, and justice that is quintessential in an ordered society that asks its citizens to rely on legal processes, rather than self-help, to vindicate their wrongs. Thus death penalty is categorically a fundamental deterrent for potential criminals. (104 words)

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