On Monday morning, a Connecticut jury sentenced Steven Hayes to death for the murders of three people in a home invasion. Mr. Hayes is not a good man -- but does killing one bad man bring any justice to anyone?
For three well-written viewpoints on the death penalty I would encourage you to read the following blog posts:
"In death, there are no winners," A Public Defender (11/8/2010)
"To darkness," Gamso for the Defense (11/8/2010)
"Darkness before noon," Norm Pattis Blog (11/8/2010)