Capital punishment is the most severe form of corporal punishment as it is requires law enforcement officers to kill the offender. Also, capital punishment is one of the most controversial topics in the world. Some campaigns to eliminate
The first reason why I do not support having the death penalty is that it violates religious beliefs. Many religions such as Christianity, follow the rules that God sent us the Ten Commandments. One of the most important of those states, "Thou shall not kill". If you executed an individual, that clearly violates this commandment. Murdering any person, no matter what the individual has been convicted of, is against God's rule.
Buddhism and Hinduism also have the rule that strongly forbids taking people's lives away. Therefore, anyone who aids in executing people will be punished by a higher power. I believe that religious beliefs are the corner stone of one nation's constitution. Executing someone shouldn't be made an exception to the religious beliefs.
Another reason against the death penalty is that