Lawcast 190: On the death penalty with Professor Gary Slapper
Political blogger Guido Fawkes wants to bring back the rope for murder – child and cop killers in particular – and has set up a petition. This petition was immediately countered by another petition to retain the ban. last time I looked the retain the ban on the death penalty was doing rather better than Mr Fawkes’ hang ‘em high petition.
I am against the death penalty – and have made this more than clear on my blog. Today I am talking to professor Gary Slapper of The Open University about the issue….
Apologies for some interference on Skype. Heavy rain while recording and signal affected.