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Capital Punishment

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  • Deprives criminal's life and existence.
  • Highest known punishment in Penology known to mankind.

Methods of capital punishment

  • In a public function or festival
  • Whipping or flogging
  • Burning alive
  • Cutting of limbs
  • Thrown before wild animals
  • Starved to death
  • Confined in air-tight room
  • Fighting
  • Poison
  • Dragged in opposite directions
  • Hanging
  • Beheading / guillotining
  • Shooting
  • Electric chair
  • Lethal gas

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