The death penalty - myths & realities - quick answers to common questions

This document goes through 13 myths about the death penalty and confront them with the reality : the death penalty made society safer, DNA evidences make sure that no innocent person can be convicted, people that have committed abominable crimes deserve to be sentenced to death, human methods to execute people are existing, people sentenced to death penalty are those that have committed the worst crimes, the death penalty is applied equitably, the victims and their closes relatives are in favour of the death penalty, the public want the death penalty, to be against death penalty means you have a non-criminalising approach, nothing forbid the death penalty in the international law, the death penalty is used worldwide, cases about death penalty are longer and more expensive than the other cases, nobody will miss someone that have committed terrible crimes.