Capital Punishment is Inhumane Essay
impaling, and beheading took place. Today, capital punishment is typically accomplished via lethal injection as a default. However, some of the states that support the death penalty use other methods of execution. Electrocution, for example, is still practiced in eight states, following by the gas chamber and hanging in three states, and one state still uses firing squad (Snell, 2013).
Lethal injection is the most commonly used form of capital punishment, and while it is seemingly the most humane