Death penalty Hawa Al-lahrari (**Q: History of the death penality ? A:…
Death penalty Hawa Al-lahrari
Q: How many people were killed by the death penalty ( In the United States ) ?
A: Since 1976 in the United States executed 1465 in the death penalty. Alabama executed 98 people which is the most in one state. Citation:
Q: What country killed the most people ? A: China has killed the most people out of a all countries, They killed thousands of people in just a short period of time ( 2007 - 2012 ). Citation:
Q: What are the countries that killed the most people over the death penalty?
A: The most executions happened in China, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Pakistan and the United States of America ( USA ).Citations:
Q: What is a death penalty ?
A: Definition: punishment by execution.
Types of Execution: Gas chamber, hanging, Lethal Injection etc.
Q: what is the most used execution method ? A: They use hanging mostly but started using the lethal injection more now because its a pain less death. Citation:
Q: What is a lethal injection ? A: The inmate is injected with sodium thiopental when the witnesses are watching him ( basically watching him die ). Citation:
Q: Are the lethal injections really painless A: It is painless but it may not be very quick it, really depends on the person that they are executing. Citation:
Q: What is a gas chamber? A: The gas chamber is an airtight room with a chair in the middle with straps and under the chair there is a pail of sulfuric acid. when everyone leaves the room they releases crystals of sodium cyanide into the pail which causes a chemical reaction that releases hydrogen cyanide gas. Citation:
Q: How to be hung?
A: The prisoner's hands and legs are secured, he or she is blindfolded, and the noose is placed around the neck, with the knot behind the left ear. The execution takes place when a trap-door is opened and the prisoner falls through. The prisoner's weight should cause a rapid fracture-dislocation of the neck. Citations:
Q: How long do executions take ? A: The lethal injection take 5 minutes to 2 hours, gas chamber takes 10 - 18 minutes. Hanging takes 4 to 11 minutes, electric chair takes 2 minutes to 15 minutes plus. Firing squad less than a minute. citation
Q: Has the lethal injection not work on a person before? A: sometimes the drug does not work because the person has developed a tolerance to certain drugs, which means they need a larger dose to be effective.
Q: How long do they wait to get executed ? A: Death row prisoners typically wait an average of 20 years in prison waiting for execution. They sometimes wait so long that they die from natural causes. They are usually stay 23 hours a day in there cell by themselves. Citation:
Q: Do people that get executed have a funeral ? A: Yes they do the family of the prisoner get the choose to plan the funeral or the prison staff propers the funeral for the prisoner, most of the time the prisoners family don't want to plan the funeral because they can not afford the funeral.
**Q: History of the death penality ?
A: It first started in the eighteenth century
B.C in the code of King Hammaurabi Babylon
Q: First person the be executed with the Gas chamber ( in the United States ) ?
A: Gee Jon was the first to be executed with the gas chamber ( lethal gas ). It happened on February 8, 1924. Citation:
Q: Who invented the electric chair ? A: Alfred P. Southwick invented the electric chair, he was a steam-boat engineer, dentist and inventor from Buffalo, New York. He made the electric to legal execute people. Citation:
Q: Who invented the lethal injections ?
A:Jay Chapman proposed a new, less painful method of execution this happened on May 11, 1977 in Oklahoma's state. Citation:
Q: What countries have a death penalty?
**A: There are 58 countries that have a death penalty. Some countries that have the death penalty are Chad, Sudan, Syria, United States of America ( USA ), North Korea
Q: What country removed the death penalty first and when?A: Portugal was the first country to remove the punishment of execution from all crimes in 1976 Citation:
Q: Who was the first person to get executed ? A: William Kemmler was the first person to be executed by electrocution in 1890, in buffalo, New York Citations:
Q: What countries did have the death penalty ? A: There are a lot of countries that have removed the death penalty for all crimes examples are Portugal, Argentine, Greece and many more
Q: What are some crimes you can get the death penalty for?
A: You can get the death penalty for committing 41 different crimes in the United States. Some Examples are: Murder by the use of a weapon of mass destruction, Murder committed in a federal government facility etc. Citation:
Q: How long will you go to jail, if you committed a second degree murder ?
A: it would be a minimum sentence of 15 years and a maximum sentence to life in prison, while a similar conviction in Illinois would range from 4 to 20 years in prison.
Q: What is the most violent prison in the world ? A: The most violent prison in the world is Carandiru Penitentiary. Citation:
Q: What is a mass destruction ? A: Definition: death or injury on a large scale, as caused by nuclear or biological weapons. Citation:
Q: Have they ever executed the wrong person ?
A: Courts wont claim the there is an innocent but that got investigated are: Carlos Deluna and 13 other that have been investigated, there maybe more but they are not sure. Citation:
Q: Why death penalty is bad?
A: Its a waste of money and time ( mostly money ) example in Washington County there 3 murder cases all together costed more than $1.5 million. Citation: