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Nov 24, 2020

Gallup Poll: Public Support for the Death Penalty Lowest in a Half-Century

Public sup­port for the death penal­ty is at its low­est lev­el in a half-cen­tu­ry, with oppo­si­tion high­er than any time since 1966, accord­ing to the 2020 annu­al Gallup poll on Americans’ atti­tudes about cap­i­tal pun­ish­ment. Fifty-five per­cent o…

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