Capital Punishment Discussion Forum
Purpose: The purpose of this assignment is to engage in both research and discussion about the controversial topic of the death penalty, or capital punishment.
Write a 150-250 word paragraph explain your reasoning for your perspective on the constitutionality of the death penalty, its use as a form of justice for the most heinous crimes, and potential alternatives to the death penalty.
Use evidence from the reading to explain the reasoning on your perspective.
Post your paragraph in the Unit 1: Capital Punishment discussion forum.
Copy your paragraph from your Word document and paste in the discussion forum.
Respond to a minimum of two classmates
Respond to someone who shares the same perspective as you do.
Respond to someone who has a different perspective than you do.
Your responses should be 50 to 100 words each.
Provide a thoughtful response – analyze and evaluate their points and provide additional support or counter arguments from the readings.