“Study of executions and homicides in Texas says death penalty saves lives – up to 60 in 2009”

A study of the death penalty in Texas suggests that as many as 60 people may be alive today in the state because two dozen convicted killers were executed last year in the nation’s most active capital punishment state.”

– 39 Houston

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3 Responses to ““Study of executions and homicides in Texas says death penalty saves lives – up to 60 in 2009””

  1. NV:
    Kill 24 – save 60.

    Sounds like a fair ratio.
    (and a damn good start)

    Now…imagine if we go and execute a THOUSAND that deserve it…

    • niviusvir Says:

      Bob, ol’ friend, I am in complete agreement with you. Those that are guilty of brutally violent acts, should be forced to shake hands with The Reaper. They made their beds – now they can lie down in them.

  2. NV:
    Kill 24 – save 60.

    Sounds like a fair ratio.
    ALmost 3:1
    (and a damn good start)

    Now…imagine if we go and execute a THOUSAND (or more) that deserve it…
    THAT would save a helluva lot MORE people.
    Wonder if “Obamacare” would include SUCH a marvelous aid to OUR health?

    😉

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