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lowest level since 1972

Death Penalty Support Drops To 39-Year Low

Perhaps the crowds at the Republican debate that infamously cheered capital punishment aren’t representative of the country as a whole: Americans’ support for the death penalty has dropped to its lowest level since 1972. A new study by Gallup found that 61 percent of Americans approve of the death penalty as a punishment for people […]

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