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The Death Penalty and Civil Liberties

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The death penalty is controversial in the United States because there is debate as to whether it violates which of the following civil liberties?

A

Right to a fair and speedy trial.

B

Right to a trial by jury.

C

Excessive bail and fines.

D

Cruel and unusual punishment.

E

Right to an attorney.