The Argument Against the Death Penalty

Our criminal justice system is fallible. We know it, even though we don’t like to admit it. It is fallible despite the best efforts of most within it to do justice. And this fallibility…is the most compelling, persuasive, and winning argument against…

Our criminal justice system is fallible. We know it, even though we don't like to admit it. It is fallible despite the best efforts of most within it to do justice. And this fallibility...is the most compelling, persuasive, and winning argument against a death penalty.

Eliot Spitzer, former governor of New York 

from http://jimfishertruecrime.blogspot.com/