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How many people were executed in 2016?

No capital punishment
191
29%
0
51
8%
<25
114
18%
<50
38
6%
<100
43
7%
100+
212
33%
 
Total votes : 649

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Northern Seleucia
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Posts: 3232
Founded: Aug 29, 2020
Inoffensive Centrist Democracy

Postby Northern Seleucia » Mon May 16, 2022 5:45 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: The Federal Republic of Northern Seleucia
2. Type of government: Federal Presidential Constitutional Republic
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[✓] Common law
[] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law? Yes, as per the Constitution of Northern Seleucia
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? Yes, frequently.
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)? N/A
7. In what year was the most recent execution? 2022 (This Year)
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? 555
9. Which year had the most executions? 2008 (Multiple Enemies were Captured in War); 2,502 were executed.

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? Torture, Murder, Child Rape, Child Murder, Treason, Terrorism, etc.
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? Second Degree Murder, Rape (depending on severity), Child Molestation, Pedophilia
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? Both
4. Can death sentences be appealed? Once
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? Yes, but rarely, if ever, uses it.

6. Can people under 18 be executed? Yes, minimum age is 16.
7. Can people over 65 be executed? Yes, no maximum age.
8. Can men be executed? Yes
9. Can women be executed? Yes
10. Can government officials be executed? Yes
11. Can foreigners be executed? Yes

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[✓] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[✓] Lethal injection
[✓] Firing squad
[✓] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[✓] Sodium thiopental
[✓] Pancuronium bromide
[✓] Potassium chloride
[✓] Midazolam
[✓] Hydromorphone
[] Other: (Whichever is available fastest)

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[✓] Hydrogen cyanide
[✓] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution? Sometimes
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular? Firing Squad

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? Yes, in solitary confinement
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? Miserable. The feeling of death hangs in the air, and in the poorly kept cells.
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date? Yes, informed two weeks ahead of execution.
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? Yes, informed a week ahead of execution.
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? Yes, the night before the execution, the names, pictures, and crimes of the condemned are mentioned in the news at 6:00 pm.
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? Yes
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? Wednesday
7. Are executions public or private? Some are public, others are private.
8. Who is invited to view executions? Family, News, Victims (if alive)

9. Are executions reported by the media? Yes
10. Are executions broadcast on television? Sometimes
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? Yes
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)? The Executioner informs everyone of the crime.
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? Yes
14. How are executioners selected? Selected from police or correctional officers on scene.
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions? Sometimes

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? Buried in a potter's field, with an unmarked tomb.
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? No

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 87%
1b. Rape and violent assault: 79%
1c. Armed robbery: 46%
1d. Drug trafficking: 52%
1e. Drug possession: 21%
1f. Gang membership: 12%
1g. Immorality: 5%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? 10%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? Yes
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Catalonia 2070 RP
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Posts: 384
Founded: Sep 29, 2021
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Postby Catalonia 2070 RP » Mon May 16, 2022 5:57 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: Countries of Catalonia
2. Type of government:National Syndicate
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[v] Common law
[] Civil law
[v] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law?
Yes
5. Is capital punishment used in practice?
Yes
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?
7. In what year was the most recent execution?
2078
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year?
50
9. Which year had the most executions?
2076

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence?
Murder, rape, disregard for national integrity
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence?
Subversive propaganda
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both?
Bith
4. Can death sentences be appealed?
No
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence?
Yes

6. Can people under 18 be executed?
People under 16 cannot be executed
7. Can people over 65 be executed?
Yes
8. Can men be executed?
Yes
9. Can women be executed?
Yes
10. Can government officials be executed?
Yes
11. Can foreigners be executed?
Yes

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[v] Lethal injection
[v] Firing squad
[v] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[v] Carbon monoxide
[v] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution?
No
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody?
Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)?
Solitary confinement
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date?
Yes
3. Are family members informed of the execution date?
Yes
4. Is the public informed of the execution date?
No
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal?
Yes, but the cost of preparing the meal nest be under 500 großmarks
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place?
Sunday
7. Are executions public or private?
Depends on the crime
8. Who is invited to view executions?
Depends

9. Are executions reported by the media?
Only big ones, most are censored
10. Are executions broadcast on television?
In rare occasions for propaganda purposes
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement?
No
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)?
13. Are prisoners blindfolded?
Yes
14. How are executioners selected?
The military
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions?
No
16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners?
Given to the family
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution?
They pay for 50% of the costs

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
from a rebel newspaper, 64% support it. From the Catalan State, 88%.
1a. Murder:
96%
1b. Rape and violent assault:
93%
1c. Armed robbery:
48%
1d. Drug trafficking:
49%
1e. Drug possession:
19%
1f. Gang membership:
34%
1g. Immorality:
42%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes?
36%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime?
Yes

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Kahekordne Union of Spib
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Posts: 129
Founded: Jan 17, 2022
Left-Leaning College State

Postby Kahekordne Union of Spib » Mon May 16, 2022 9:12 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: The Republic of the Kahekordne Union of Spib
2. Type of government: Semipresidential Constitutional Monarchy
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[] Common law
[√] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law? Yes
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? No
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?
7. In what year was the most recent execution? 1974
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? 0
9. Which year had the most executions? 1974

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? Grand scale corruption, mass genocide
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence?
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? Both
4. Can death sentences be appealed? Yes
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? Yes

6. Can people under 18 be executed? No
7. Can people over 65 be executed? Yes
8. Can men be executed? Yes
9. Can women be executed? Yes
10. Can government officials be executed? Yes
11. Can foreigners be executed? Yes

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[√] Lethal injection
[] Firing squad
[] Gas chamber
[√] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[√] Potassium chloride
[] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution? Yes
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular? Lethal injections

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? Decent
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date? Yes
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? Yes
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? Yes
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? Yes
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? None specifically
7. Are executions public or private? Depends
8. Who is invited to view executions? Anyone for public, executee's choice for private

9. Are executions reported by the media? Yes
10. Are executions broadcast on television? Yes
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? Yes
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)?
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? If desired
14. How are executioners selected? Whoever is available
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions? Yes

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? Buried in a cemetery
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? No

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 60%
1b. Rape and violent assault: 38%
1c. Armed robbery: .4%
1d. Drug trafficking: .3%
1e. Drug possession: .1%
1f. Gang membership: .2%
1g. Immorality:
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? 80%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? No
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The Orwell Society
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Posts: 2096
Founded: Apr 16, 2022
Psychotic Dictatorship

Postby The Orwell Society » Tue May 17, 2022 5:05 pm

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: The Empire of the Orwell Society
2. Type of government: Totalitarian Dictatorship
3. Which legal system is used? A panel of government-appointed judges decide punishments
4. Does capital punishment exist in law? Yes
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? Yes
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)? N/A
7. In what year was the most recent execution? 2025
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? 16,780

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? Murder, Treason, Protest, Terrorism, Espionage
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? Assault, Battery, Burglary, Identity Theft, etc.
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? Judges
4. Can death sentences be appealed? No
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? Yes

6. Can people under 18 be executed? Yes
7. Can people over 65 be executed? Yes
8. Can men be executed? Yes
9. Can women be executed? Yes
10. Can government officials be executed? Yes
11. Can foreigners be executed? Yes

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Lethal Injection, Firing Squad, Electrocution

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[X] Sodium thiopental
[X] Pancuronium bromide
[X] Potassium chloride
[X] Midazolam
[X] Hydromorphone
[X] Other: Classified experimental drugs

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution? No
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular? N/A

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? Like that of any other prisoner
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date? No
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? No
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? Sometimes
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? No
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? Any
7. Are executions public or private? Mostly private
8. Who is invited to view executions? No one

9. Are executions reported by the media? Sometimes
10. Are executions broadcast on television? Sometimes
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? Yes
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)? The executioner
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? Yes
14. How are executioners selected? By the government
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions? Yes

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? Burned
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? No

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: N/A
1b. Rape and violent assault: N/A
1c. Robbery: N/A
1d. Drug trafficking: N/A
1e. Drug possession: N/A
1f. Adultery: N/A
1g. Homosexuality: N/A
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? N/A
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? Yes
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Woodmarshland
Lobbyist
 
Posts: 20
Founded: Jun 15, 2022
Ex-Nation

Postby Woodmarshland » Thu Jun 16, 2022 11:24 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: the Grand Duchy of WoodMarshland
2. Type of government:oligarchy (de facto)
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[X] Common law
[X] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[X] Other: mob rule

4. Does capital punishment exist in law?:
Yes.

5. Is capital punishment used in practice?:
Yes.

6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?: From 1997-2002.
7. In what year was the most recent execution?:
2021

8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year?: 0.5
9. Which year had the most executions?: 1983

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence?: none
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence?: Espionage, treason, terrorist conspiracy, terroristic attempted murder,
murder, manslaughter, arson, assault with the use of acid, assault with intent to rob, assault with the use of acid, kidnapping, attempted rape, rape, child molestation, poisoning, riot with violence, assault combined with home invasion.

3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both?: Judges but juries routinely nullify for assault with intent to rob.
4. Can death sentences be appealed?:
Yes, they are routinely appealed to the High Court of Justice and can also be appealed to the Supreme Court.

5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence?: yes

6. Can people under 18 be executed?:
No. The minimum age is 18.

7. Can people over 65 be executed?:
Yes, the elderly are generally not respected.

8. Can men be executed?:
Yes. They are the vast majority of the executed.

9. Can women be executed?:
Yes.

10. Can government officials be executed?:
Yes.

11. Can foreigners be executed?:
Yes.


C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[X] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[X] Lethal injection
[] Firing squad
[] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[X] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution?:Yes
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?: Lethal injection.

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody?: Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)?: Material conditions are relatively nice but like most WoodMarshers, the majority of prison officers are rude.
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date?:
Yes.

3. Are family members informed of the execution date?:
Yes.

4. Is the public informed of the execution date?:
Yes.

5. Are prisoners offered a last meal?:
Yes.

6. Which day of the week do most executions take place?:Fridays
7. Are executions public or private?: Private due to the risk of riots, they stopped being public in 1960.
8. Who is invited to view executions?:
A chaplain (if requested by the accused), a medical doctor,
an apprentice executioner


9. Are executions reported by the media?:
Yes.

10. Are executions broadcast on television?:
Only executions for certain offences against children.

11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement?:
No.

12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)?:
Just about everyone. They'd be widely spoken about.

13. Are prisoners blindfolded?: Yes, if they wish.
14. How are executioners selected?: An apprenticeship, considered equivalent to an Ordinary School Certificate.
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions?:
Yes


16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners?: Returned to their families
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution?:No.

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 49.51% for murder in general.
59.49% for child murder.

1b. Rape and violent assault:
46.64% for rape,
56.49% for child molestation
59.89% for child rape.
45.65% for assault with intent to rob.

1c. Armed robbery:
45.90% if the victim of the robbery is assaulted

1d. Drug trafficking: 9.06%
1e. Drug possession:0.09%
1f. Gang membership:9.99%
1g. Immorality:0.05%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes?:39.9%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime?: No, because capital punishment is currently used and crime is still very high.
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Fan T Afghanistan
Bureaucrat
 
Posts: 64
Founded: Jun 02, 2022
Ex-Nation

Postby Fan T Afghanistan » Fri Jun 17, 2022 4:53 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: the Sultanate of Afghanistan
2. Type of government: Islamic monarchy
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[] Common law
[X] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[X] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law?:
Yes

5. Is capital punishment used in practice?:
Yes

6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?: N/A
7. In what year was the most recent execution?: 2022.
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year?: 2.5
9. Which year had the most executions?:
1990


B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence?: Adultery by a free, sane, adult Muslim who is married to a spouse who is also a free, sane, adult Muslim in a marriage that has been consummated
(subject to strict evidentiary standards)

2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence?:
Drug trafficking (other than cannabis and alcohol which receive a prison sentence instead),
murder, kidnapping, rape, child molestation, high treason, arson, espionage in certain cases (whether spies are treated as criminals is legally complicated) , giving false witness of a capital crime, terrorism-related offenses,
a married man who engages in homosexual acts (considered separate to adultery under Hanafi jurisprudence) and certain military offences.

3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both?: Judges, juries are seldom used.
4. Can death sentences be appealed?:
Yes, they routinely are appealed.

5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence?: Yes, the Sultan has this power.

6. Can people under 18 be executed?:
Yes, the minimum age is 17.

7. Can people over 65 be executed?: yes.
8. Can men be executed?: Yes, infact in over a century all those executed have been men.
9. Can women be executed?: In theory yes (but only for adultery)], in practice, no (no woman has been executed in over 100 years).
10. Can government officials be executed?:
Yes. It is seen as more severe for a government official to commit a crime.

11. Can foreigners be executed?:
Yes.


C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[X] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[X] Lethal injection
[X] Firing squad
[] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[X] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution?: Yes but convicts for certain offences can't choose firing squad, which is considered a more noble death.
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?: Firing squad.

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody?:
Yes.

1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)?: Quite basic.
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date?:
Yes

3. Are family members informed of the execution date?:
Yes

4. Is the public informed of the execution date?:
Yes

5. Are prisoners offered a last meal?:
Yes.

6. Which day of the week do most executions take place?: Generally Mondays. (The working day starts on Sunday but executioners are disproportionately Christian in certain places the British gave us back in 1940, in exchange for joining their side in the Second World War.)
7. Are executions public or private?:
Private.

8. Who is invited to view executions?: A chaplain for the spiritual comfort of the accused and a doctor (the executioner's apprentice is also there but they are an assistant not a spectator)

9. Are executions reported by the media?: Yes
10. Are executions broadcast on television?: No.
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement?: Yes.
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)?: Everyone, they are widely talked about.
13. Are prisoners blindfolded?: Yes, if they wish.
14. How are executioners selected?: Firing squads are composed of marksmen from the armed forces or police,
hangings and lethal injections are conducted by men (thus far no women have been enrolled) who complete an apprenticeship.

15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions?:
Yes. To ensure it's humane and to verify the death.


16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners?: Returned to their families, usually buried.
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution?: Yes.

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: Over 90%
1b. Rape and violent assault:
Over 90% for rape or child molestation
Over 95% for child rape
Over 60% for violent robbery

1c. Armed robbery: up to 65% depending on the circumstances
1d. Drug trafficking:55.6%
1e. Drug possession:12.89%
1f. Gang membership:53.99%
1g. Immorality:52.50% for adultery in some cases
35.60% for unmarried homosexual men.

2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes?: Between 1% and 5%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime?: Yes due to it being impossible for the dead to reoffend.

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Trad Bosnia
Spokesperson
 
Posts: 195
Founded: Jun 14, 2022
Ex-Nation

Postby Trad Bosnia » Fri Jun 17, 2022 5:10 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: The Kingdom of Bosnia-Herzegovina
2. Type of government: Islamic monarchy
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[] Common law
[X] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[X] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law?: Yes
5. Is capital punishment used in practice?: Occasionally
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?: 1998
7. In what year was the most recent execution?: 2021
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year?:0.25
9. Which year had the most executions?: 1997

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence?:
adultery in some cases
(subject to strict evidentiary requirements)

2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence?:
Genocide, murder, piracy with violence, aggravated kidnapping,
aggravated rape, child rape,
two or more counts of rape, four or more counts of sacrilege, certain military offences, high treason,
attempted murder of a law enforcement officer by a common criminal.

3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both?: Judges. Juries don't exist.
4. Can death sentences be appealed?: Yes
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence?: Yes, the King has that authority.

6. Can people under 18 be executed?:
No.

7. Can people over 65 be executed?:
Yes

8. Can men be executed?:
Yes

9. Can women be executed?: Not in practice.

10. Can government officials be executed?:
Yes.

11. Can foreigners be executed?:
Yes.


C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[X] Hanging
[X] Decapitation (mostly guillotine)
[X] Lethal injection
[X] Firing squad (soldiers only and NOT those convicted of certain crimes)
[] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[X] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution?:
Yes.

2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?: Guillotine

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody?: Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)?:
They are humane.

2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date?:yes
3. Are family members informed of the execution date?:yes
4. Is the public informed of the execution date?:yes
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal?:
yes

6. Which day of the week do most executions take place?:Mondays
7. Are executions public or private?: Private
8. Who is invited to view executions?: Just a chaplain and a medical witness

9. Are executions reported by the media?:yes
10. Are executions broadcast on television?:no
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement?:yes
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)?: the judge, the lawyers, the King, politicians, the chief of police, the executioner and the prison governor.
13. Are prisoners blindfolded?: if they wish.
14. How are executioners selected?:
Firing squads are composed of people who do it from the military and get paid extra for each execution.
All other forms are carried out by trained executioners.

15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions?:yes

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners?: returned to their families.
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution?:no.

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 50.05% for murder in general
56.05% for child murder

1b. Rape and violent assault: 50.001% for rape,
51.05% for child molestation and 55.05% for child rape

1c. Armed robbery: 26.51%
1d. Drug trafficking:9.89%
1e. Drug possession:1.89%
1f. Gang membership:10.89%
1g. Immorality:9.50% for adultery
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes?:43.11%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime?:Yes

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Mironiya
Civil Servant
 
Posts: 9
Founded: Apr 12, 2022
Psychotic Dictatorship

Postby Mironiya » Fri Jun 17, 2022 6:09 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: People's Republic of Mironia
2. Type of government: one-party dictatorship
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[X] Common law
[] Civil law
[X] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law? Yes
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? Yes
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)? 1998-2022 (the death penalty was reintroduced this year)
7. In what year was the most recent execution? 2022
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? 34
9. Which year had the most executions? 2022

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? Murder of a civil servant, attempted assassination of the Leader, extremism, desertion, assistance to extremist organizations, organization and implementation of a terrorist act
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? Pedophilia, bestiality, genocide, piracy
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? Judges
4. Can death sentences be appealed? In rare cases
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? Yes, but this happens in very rare cases.

6. Can people under 18 be executed? In cases where a juvenile is sentenced to death, the juvenile shall serve the sentence in a labor camp until the age of 18, after which the sentence is carried out.
7. Can people over 65 be executed? Yes
8. Can men be executed? Yes
9. Can women be executed? Yes
10. Can government officials be executed? No, civil servants in Mironia have personal immunity
11. Can foreigners be executed? Yes

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[] Lethal injection
[X] Firing squad
[] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution? No
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? death row inmates are held as ordinary prisoners in special prisons
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date? Execution takes place one year after sentencing
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? Yes
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? No
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? No, this tradition has been abolished
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? Monday
7. Are executions public or private? The execution takes place on the prison grounds and only prison staff may be present.
8. Who is invited to view executions? Prison Director and Chief Warden

9. Are executions reported by the media? No
10. Are executions broadcast on television? No
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? No
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)? Prison Director and Chief Warden
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? No
14. How are executioners selected? Execution platoons are assembled from overseers
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions? No

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? The bodies are cremated, and the urns with the ashes are sent to relatives
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? No

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 60%
1b. Rape and violent assault: 52%
1c. Armed robbery:23%
1d. Drug trafficking: 27%
1e. Drug possession:11%
1f. Gang membership:21%
1g. Immorality:15%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? 30%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? Yes

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Junatia
Attaché
 
Posts: 88
Founded: Apr 27, 2022
Ex-Nation

Postby Junatia » Fri Jun 17, 2022 7:00 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: Republic of Junatia
2. Type of government: idk
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[X] Common law
[X] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law?
Yes
5. Is capital punishment used in practice?
Yes
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?
None
7. In what year was the most recent execution?
2022
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year?
idk what would be high or low
9. Which year had the most executions?
Probaly sometime in the 50s

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence?
Murder, Terrorism, Switching sides in favor of the enemy during times of war, rope, failing to show signs of emotion, etc.
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence?
Some crimes that would result in a life sentence would result in death sentence if done due to religious reasons
Illegally escaping from high security prison more than 5 times
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both?
Both
4. Can death sentences be appealed?
Yes
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence?
Yes, but she wont use the authority often

6. Can people under 18 be executed?
Yes, but crimes that would result in mandatory death sentence arent mandatory for people under 18
7. Can people over 65 be executed?
Yes
8. Can men be executed?
Yes
9. Can women be executed?
Yes
10. Can government officials be executed?
Yes
11. Can foreigners be executed?
Yes

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[] Lethal injection
[X] Firing squad
[] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution?
No
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody?
Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)?
Worse than any other place in Junatia
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date?
Yes
3. Are family members informed of the execution date?
Yes
4. Is the public informed of the execution date?
No
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal?
No
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place?
idk
7. Are executions public or private?
Private
8. Who is invited to view executions?
The victims, victim's family members, friends, etc.

9. Are executions reported by the media?
No
10. Are executions broadcast on television?
No
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement?
Yes
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)?
13. Are prisoners blindfolded?
If they want to
14. How are executioners selected?
Random
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions?
No

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners?
Organs will possibly be donated, bones can be sold
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution?
No

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 61%
1b. Rape and violent assault: 58%
1c. Armed robbery: 45%
1d. Drug trafficking: 7%
1e. Drug possession: 7%
1f. Gang membership: 4%
1g. Immorality: 69%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes?
Less than 2%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime?
Yes
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Palmyrion
Minister
 
Posts: 2351
Founded: Mar 04, 2015
Inoffensive Centrist Democracy

Postby Palmyrion » Fri Jun 17, 2022 7:28 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: Royal Palmyrian Commonwealth
2. Type of government: Constitutional Monarchy
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[/] Common law
[/] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[/] Religious law (Only for cases involving the Marshite Church)
[/] Other: Courts martial

4. Does capital punishment exist in law? Yes
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? Yes
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?
7. In what year was the most recent execution? 2022, notably against rebel leaders convicted of the 2014-2018 Sultan Osmalik Genocide.
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? 1,000
9. Which year had the most executions? 2014-2018, with as many as 50,000 people executed in one day, and daily executions not going below 20 per day. For context, these were the bloodiest years of the 2010-2018 Palmyrian Civil War, when two large-scale rebellions rocked Palmyrion for most of the 2010s: a communist rebellion in northern Palmyrion, and an Islamist rebellion in the southern Islamic islands.

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? Rape, murder, violent assault resulting into egregious and permanent injury.
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? Armed robbery (if it involves the above violations), drug trafficking, human trafficking.
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? Both.
4. Can death sentences be appealed? When appealed to higher courts, yes.
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? The Chancellor can veto a death sentence.

6. Can people under 18 be executed? No, but exceptions include some of the most criminally violent child soldiers during the 2010-2018 Palmyrian Civil War.
7. Can people over 65 be executed? Yes.
8. Can men be executed? Yes.
9. Can women be executed? Yes.
10. Can government officials be executed? Yes.
11. Can foreigners be executed? Yes, but usually deportation is the first measure.

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[] Hanging (was used only during the 2010-2018 Palmyrian Civil War)
[] Decapitation (was used only during the 2010-2018 Palmyrian Civil War, especially by the separatist Islamic State of Southern Palmyrion, or ISSP)
[/] Lethal injection
[/] Firing squad (only applied in courts martial; outside of courts martial, was used only during the 2010-2018 Palmyrian Civil War)
[] Gas chamber
[] None of the above
[] Others: other methods known to have been used during the 2010-2018 Civil War by all sides were immolation at the stake, stoning (used by the ISSP), the use of carabaos (water buffalos) to mete out a slow death through corporal dismemberment and eventual exsanguination, and defenestration (famously used by ISSP militants against LGBT persons in their claimed separatist states).

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[/] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[/] Potassium chloride
[] Midazolam
[/] Hydromorphone (applied before the lethal agent is injected)
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution?
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? Not much different from your average prison, wherein conditions are uncomfy to begin with.
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date? Yes.
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? Yes.
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? Yes.
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? Yes.
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? Friday.
7. Are executions public or private? Private, but the 2010-2018 Civil War was rife with public executions of insurgents.
8. Who is invited to view executions? The families of the victim/s and of the criminal.

9. Are executions reported by the media? Mostly in the obituary sections of newspapers.
10. Are executions broadcast on television? No.
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? Yes.
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)?
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? No.
14. How are executioners selected? There are appointed executioners who serve a set tenure of office.
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions? Yes.

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? Cremated.
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? No.

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 99%
1b. Rape and violent assault: 95%
1c. Armed robbery: 66%
1d. Drug trafficking: 45%
1e. Drug possession: 19%
1f. Gang membership: 9%
1g. Immorality: 0%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? 1%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? No.
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The Confederate American States
Lobbyist
 
Posts: 20
Founded: Nov 15, 2022
Ex-Nation

Postby The Confederate American States » Wed Nov 23, 2022 7:44 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: The Confederate States of America
2. Type of government:
Christian republic with democratic elements.

3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[X] Common law (the main basis of law in most states)
[X] Civil law (the main basis of law in Louisiana)
[] Socialist law
[X] Religious law (Christian law)
[X] Other: natural law

4. Does capital punishment exist in law?: Yes
5. Is capital punishment used in practice?: Yes
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?: n/a
7. In what year was the most recent execution?: 2022
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year?: 58
9. Which year had the most executions?: 1865

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence?: None.
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence?: Murder (all states as well as the military), murder of federal officials (federal),
trafficking in narcotics across states lines, trafficking in women across states (federal),
rape (Virginia, Georgia, North Carolina, and Louisiana),
child rape (Alabama, Virginia, Georgia, North Carolina, Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee),
Abortion (Alabama)

3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both?: Both or either depending on state.
4. Can death sentences be appealed?: Yes.
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence?: Yes, the President can commute a federal or military death sentence and the governors of states can commute state death sentences

6. Can people under 18 be executed?: Only in Georgia and North Carolina
7. Can people over 65 be executed?: Yes
8. Can men be executed?: Yes
9. Can women be executed?: Yes but it's unusual.
10. Can government officials be executed?: Yes.
11. Can foreigners be executed?; Yes

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[X] Lethal injection
[X] Firing squad
1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[X] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution?: Yes.
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?: Lethal injection

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody?
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)?: various, from similar to a low wage home to like medieval dungeons, it depends on state.
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date?:
Yes.

3. Are family members informed of the execution date?:yes
4. Is the public informed of the execution date?:
Yes

5. Are prisoners offered a last meal?:
Varies by state.

6. Which day of the week do most executions take place?: Friday
7. Are executions public or private?: private
8. Who is invited to view executions?:
The families of both parties, a doctor, a chaplain.


9. Are executions reported by the media?:
Yes.

10. Are executions broadcast on television?:
No but the victims’ family can watch the cctv (only the convict’s family are allowed to be physically present).

11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement?:
Yes.

12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)?:
The lawyers, the judge, the governor, the warden.

13. Are prisoners blindfolded?:
If they wish.

14. How are executioners selected?: Specially trained correctional officers.
Firing squads are sometimes also composed of police officers or provosts.

15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions?: yes, to ensure humanity and verify deaths.

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners?:
Returned to their families.

17. Are family members required to pay for the execution?: no.

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 63.72%
or 93.55% for aggravated child murder

1b. Rape and violent assault:
Rape is 55.62%, child molestation is 62.1%
and child rape is 91.5%

1c. Armed robbery: 9.24%
1d. Drug trafficking:
50.22%

1e. Drug possession:
3.38%

1f. Gang membership: 43.31%
1g. Immorality:
3.92% for Adultery, 4.00% for homosexuality

2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes?: 6.45%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime?: Yes, according to the majority, but even some of its supporters don’t consider it effective.
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Medzhumoramia
Spokesperson
 
Posts: 131
Founded: Oct 11, 2022
New York Times Democracy

Postby Medzhumoramia » Wed Nov 23, 2022 10:41 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: The United Kingdom of Medzhumoramia
2. Type of government: Unitary Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[] Common law
[X] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law? Only by military court for serious wartime offences
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? Only by the military court for serious wartime offences
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)? For Civilians: New Sentences of death were ceased in 2000. Executions were ceased in 2010
7. In what year was the most recent execution? 2009 (Last Civilian Execution, no Military Executions since)
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? 0.06
9. Which year had the most executions? Civilian: 1709. Military: 1929

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? None
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? treason; terrorism; espionage; mutiny; desertion in times of war; war crimes; crimes against humanity;
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? Military Tribunal (In Previous Civilian System, both)
4. Can death sentences be appealed? Under Previous Civilian System: Yes. Under Military Tribunal: No.
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? Yes. Both the King and the Prime Minister have pardon/commutation authority.

6. Can people under 18 be executed? No
7. Can people over 65 be executed? Yes
8. Can men be executed? Yes
9. Can women be executed? Functionally it's very unlikely, as we do not have female military service, but theoretically Yes.
10. Can government officials be executed? Yes
11. Can foreigners be executed? Yes, but only if tried in an international-court on Medzhumoramia's behalf. Medzhumoramia cannot execute a foreigner unilaterally

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[] Hanging (Previous Execution Method for Civilians)
[] Decapitation
[] Lethal injection
[X] Firing squad
[] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution? No (Only One)
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? Stark and Secure, but humane. Prisoners are fed regularly and allowed visitations, yard time, and religious services.
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date? Yes.
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? Yes.
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? No.
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? Yes, but with a top price of 25 Groshi ($20.50 NSD)
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? Monday, extremely early morning, and not during any fasting or feasting season of the condemned's religion (Not Lent or Paschaltide for an Orthodox or Catholic Christian, Not Yom Kippur or Hannukah for a Jew, Not on Ramadan or Eid for a Muslim, etc.)
7. Are executions public or private? Private
8. Who is invited to view executions? A Small Invited Delegation of The Press, Family of the Condemned, A representative witness for the victims and their kin (Usually a military officer or dignitary of the area where a war crime was committed), Clergy for the Condemned's Religion to give last rites.

9. Are executions reported by the media? Yes
10. Are executions broadcast on television? No
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? Yes.
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)? A representative of the State reads a prepared and impersonal statement regarding the execution, the conviction on which it is based, and a wish of divine mercy on behalf of the state for the condemned.
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? They may or may not be on personal preference.
14. How are executioners selected? Squads of Military Police are selected for the role (They are paid a bonus for the execution).
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions? Yes.

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? They are given over to their families if they have one, or are buried cheaply but respectfully by the state if not.
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? No. They are not reimbursed for any funeral expenses they take on after the death, though

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 48%
1b. Rape and violent assault: 49%
1c. Armed robbery: 9%
1d. Drug trafficking: 23%
1e. Drug possession: 4%
1f. Gang membership: 8%
1g. Immorality: 1%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? 51%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? Somewhat.
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Maralago
Bureaucrat
 
Posts: 46
Founded: Nov 10, 2022
Moralistic Democracy

Postby Maralago » Wed Nov 23, 2022 12:52 pm

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: The Federation of Maralago
2. Type of government: Constitutional Monarchy
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[X] Common law
[] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law? Yes
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? Yes
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)? n/a
7. In what year was the most recent execution? 2022
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? 15
9. Which year had the most executions? 2021

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? None
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? Murder, treason, sexual offences involving children. We are considering introducing it for other offences including drug trafficking.
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? Judge
4. Can death sentences be appealed? Yes
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? Yes, but generally doesn't

6. Can people under 18 be executed? No
7. Can people over 65 be executed? Yes
8. Can men be executed? Yes
9. Can women be executed? Yes
10. Can government officials be executed? Yes, but not the King
11. Can foreigners be executed? Yes

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[] Lethal injection
[] Firing squad
[] Gas chamber
[X] None of the above - we use the electric chair

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution? No
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? Solitary confinement.
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date? Yes
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? Yes
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? Yes
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? They are fed, but its nothing special.
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? Saturday - more people can watch
7. Are executions public or private? Public
8. Who is invited to view executions? Its in public, just turn up and watch

9. Are executions reported by the media? Yes
10. Are executions broadcast on television? Yes
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? Yes
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)? The local sheriff must read the Royal Warrant authorising the execution
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? They can choose to be
14. How are executioners selected? Selected by the local sheriff and appointed annually. You get a fee each time you act.
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions? No

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? Burned
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? No

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 69%
1b. Rape and violent assault: 49%
1c. Armed robbery: 42%
1d. Drug trafficking: 65%
1e. Drug possession: 22%
1f. Gang membership: 31%
1g. Immorality: 27%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? 31%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? Yes
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Democratic Socialists

Postby Cachard Calia » Wed Nov 23, 2022 6:59 pm

A. GENERAL
1. Full nation name: Democratic States of Cachard Calia
2. Type of government: Communist constitutional democratic republic
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[] Common law
[] Civil law
[X] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[] Other:
4. Does capital punishment exist in law? Something similar in which, after citizens have been kept alive to 80, they are summarily no longer kept alive. However, there is no death penalty.
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? See A4.
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)? N/A
7. In what year was the most recent execution? See A4.
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? About 100,000 citizens are terminated annually, see A4.

B. LEGISLATION
1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? See A4.
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? See A4.
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? See A4.
4. Can death sentences be appealed? No, see A4.
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? No, see A4.
6. Can people under 18 be executed? No, see A4.
7. Can people over 65 be executed? Not until 80, see A4.
8. Can men be executed? Everyone eventually is, see A4.
9. Can women be executed? See B8.
10. Can government officials be executed? No, because all elected officials must not turn 65 before the end of their term, see A4.
11. Can foreigners be executed? Not unless they are residents, see A4.

C. METHODS
1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[X] Hanging
[X] Decapitation
[X] Lethal injection
[X] Firing squad
[X] Gas chamber
[] None of the above
1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[X] Sodium thiopental
[X] Pancuronium bromide
[X] Potassium chloride
[X] Midazolam
[X] Hydromorphone
[X] Other: Any compounds chosen by those to be terminated, see C2.
1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[X] Hydrogen cyanide
[X] Carbon monoxide
[X] Carbon dioxide
[X] Nitrogen
[X] Other: Any compounds chosen by the terminated, see C2.
2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution? Yes, any method of termination may be requested by the terminated, including unconventional methods like stabbing.
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular? Nearly every terminated chooses a unique termination, but instant, painless poisons are one of the few common choices.

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES
1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? No.
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? N/A
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date? They are normally allowed to choose it within a month-long frame, see C2.
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? Only if requested by the terminated, see D4.
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? No, unless requested by the terminated, as termination is often considered quite personal.
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? If possible with the chosen method of termination, see C2.
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? They have an even spread over the week, see A4.
7. Are executions public or private? Private unless requested otherwise by the terminated, see D4.
8. Who is invited to view executions? Anyone requested by the terminated, see D4.
9. Are executions reported by the media? Only if requested by the terminated, see D4.
10. Are executions broadcast on television? Only if requested by the terminated, see D4.
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? If desired, see C2.
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)? Only those requested to by the terminated, see C2.
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? Only if requested by the terminated, see C2.
14. How are executioners selected? There is an extensive 5-year training regimen for terminators.
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions? If desired by the terminated, see C2.
16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? Whatever is desired by the terminated, see C2.
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? No.

E. PUBLIC OPINION
1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 2
1b. Rape and violent assault: 2
1c. Robbery: 1
1d. Drug trafficking: 1
1e. Drug possession: 0
1f. Adultery: 0
1g. Homosexuality: 0
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? 97
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? No, see A4.
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Comicsland
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Posts: 124
Founded: Apr 26, 2022
Liberal Democratic Socialists

Postby Comicsland » Fri Nov 25, 2022 12:26 pm

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name:Intergalactic Confederation of Comicsland
2. Type of government:Socialdemocratic Federal Presidential Parlamentary Republic
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[X] Common law
[X] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law?Yes
5. Is capital punishment used in practice?Almost never
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?N/A
7. In what year was the most recent execution?1995
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year?0
9. Which year had the most executions?1943 (275.000 execution)

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence?Terrorist attack,mass homicide
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence?
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both?Both
4. Can death sentences be appealed?Yes
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence?Yes and even the Parliament can

6. Can people under 18 be executed?No
7. Can people over 65 be executed?no
8. Can men be executed?Yes
9. Can women be executed?Yes
10. Can government officials be executed?Technically yes,but from 1943 none of them was executed
11. Can foreigners be executed? No,they are sent back to their homeland and treated as their country's laws say

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[X] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[X] Lethal injection
[] Firing squad
[] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[X] Sodium thiopental
[X] Pancuronium bromide
[X] Potassium chloride
[] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution?Yes
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?Lethal injection

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody?yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)?
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date?Yes
3. Are family members informed of the execution date?Yes
4. Is the public informed of the execution date?Yes
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal?Yes
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place?Monday or Tuesday
7. Are executions public or private?Mostly private,to respect the condemned's dignity
8. Who is invited to view executions? The family of the victim and the familes of the condemned's victims

9. Are executions reported by the media?Yes
10. Are executions broadcast on television?In most of the cases no
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? Yes
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)?The family and the victims family
13. Are prisoners blindfolded?Yes
14. How are executioners selected?They are mostly police guards that never saw before the condemned
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions?Yes

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners?They are cremated,put in a vase and given to the family
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution?No

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder:10%
1b. Rape and violent assault:7%
1c. Armed robbery:4%
1d. Drug trafficking:5%
1e. Drug possession:4%
1f. Gang membership:20%
1g. Immorality:1%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes?20%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime?More or less,yes
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Posts: 83
Founded: Oct 29, 2022
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Postby Golyna » Fri Nov 25, 2022 1:44 pm

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: Commonwealth of Golyna
2. Type of government: Parliamentary Democracy
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[X] Common law
[X] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law? Yes, but only for active members of the military during wartime and for convicted traitors
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? No
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?
7. In what year was the most recent execution? 1999, when Colonel Arthur Smiley was convicted of treason for turning over the names of 55 spies for Golyna, leading to the death of 47. He was killed by firing squad
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? 0
9. Which year had the most executions? 1982, with 212 executions

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? none
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? Treason, and felonies during wartime for members of the military
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? Judges
4. Can death sentences be appealed? Yes
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? No

6. Can people under 18 be executed? no
7. Can people over 65 be executed? yes
8. Can men be executed? yes
9. Can women be executed? yes
10. Can government officials be executed? yes
11. Can foreigners be executed? yes

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[] Lethal injection
[X] Firing squad
[] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution? No
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? depends, inmates are usually kept separate from other inmates. The inmate will be allowed to be visited by doctors, chaplains, and journalists, and family members.
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date? yes, but only after the final appeal is exhausted
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? yes, but only after the final appeal is exhausted
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? yes, but only after the final appeal is exhausted
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? Yes, they can choose their meal
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? Executions are determined as convenient for the prison
7. Are executions public or private? private, public executions were outlawed in 1919
8. Who is invited to view executions? journalists, family members, and a few prison guards

9. Are executions reported by the media? yes
10. Are executions broadcast on television? no, the execution cannot be recorded on video
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? yes
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)? prison public affairs officer, chaplain and doctor write statements to be published in the media the day before the execution
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? only upon request by the inmate
14. How are executioners selected? 5 to 7 riflemen volunteer for the execution, executioners are interviewed by a psychologist and fill out some paperwork before their request is considered. The 5-7 are told of their selection one week before the execution, and only one has a live round
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions? no, unless they all miss somehow

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? The body can be claimed by family members, but if the body is not claimed after 30 days, the body is burred in the prison cemetery
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? no

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 33%
1b. Rape and violent assault: 42%
1c. Armed robbery: 25%
1d. Drug trafficking: 9%
1e. Drug possession: <1%
1f. Gang membership: <1%
1g. Immorality: <1%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? 55%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? no

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Posts: 10
Founded: Jul 13, 2017
Psychotic Dictatorship

Postby East Temoainscan » Sat Nov 26, 2022 3:21 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: Die Sozialistischen Republik von Osttemoainscan
2. Type of government: Monoparty Autocratic Republic
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[X] Common law
[X] Civil law
[X] Socialist law
[ ] Religious law
[ ] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law? YES
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? YES
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)? --
7. In what year was the most recent execution? --
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? Average between 90 and 120
9. Which year had the most executions? 1990

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? None
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? Murder, murder with particular cruelty, pedophilia, rape
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? Judge
4. Can death sentences be appealed?
YES.
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence?
No, de facto General Secretary of Party being a leader, and have not authority to veto, but de jure Chief of National Council is head of state, and he has the right to veto any judgment.
6. Can people under 18 be executed?
NO
7. Can people over 65 be executed?
YEs
8. Can men be executed?
YES
9. Can women be executed?
YES
10. Can government officials be executed?
YES
11. Can foreigners be executed?
NO

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[X] Hanging
[ ] Decapitation
[X] Lethal injection
[X] Firing squad
[ ] Gas chamber
[ ] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[ ] Sodium thiopental
[ ] Pancuronium bromide
[ ] Potassium chloride
[ ] Midazolam
[X] Hydromorphone
[ ] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution?
NO
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody?
YES
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)?
The same like in normal prison cell
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date?
NO
3. Are family members informed of the execution date?
In day of execution.
4. Is the public informed of the execution date?
NO
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal?
Normal prison meal.
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place?
Have no special day
7. Are executions public or private?
Private
8. Who is invited to view executions?
Nobody. In special cases prosecutor and pathologist
9. Are executions reported by the media?
NO
10. Are executions broadcast on television?
NO
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement?
NO
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)?
13. Are prisoners blindfolded?
YES
14. How are executioners selected?
The executioner's choice is completely random.
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions?
Sometimes
16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners?
Cremated in prison crematorium
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution?
NO

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 64%
1b. Rape and violent assault: 0%
1c. Armed robbery: 0%
1d. Drug trafficking: 0%
1e. Drug possession: 0%
1f. Gang membership: 0%
1g. Immorality: 0%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? No data.
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? YES

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Posts: 12
Founded: Dec 08, 2022
Capitalist Paradise

Postby Magna Plymptonium » Sun Dec 11, 2022 8:24 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name:The Grand Duchy of Magna Plymptonium
2. Type of government:
Oligarchy with democratic characteristics

3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[X] Common law
[X] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[X] Religious law (a handful of elements in the marriage and family laws, for example)
[X] Other: judicial activism, jury nullification of laws, jury creation of ‘laws’, mob rule.
4. Does capital punishment exist in law?:
Yes.

5. Is capital punishment used in practice?:
Yes.

6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?: temporarily abolished for murder in
1974 and espionage in 1981,
(reintroduced for murder in in 1987 and espionage in 2022).

7. In what year was the most recent execution?:
9th of November 2022

8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year?10
9. Which year had the most executions?:
1989


B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence?:
serial murder where the perpetrator was over 17 for at least three murders, aggravated sexual offences against children.

2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence?:
Treason, espionage,
aggravated murder, terroristic attempted murder,
two or more counts of murder,
aggravated kidnapping, inflicting grievous bodily harm with intent to rob, aggravated trafficking of heroin, cocaine or crack cocaine, arson by a repeat offender,
poetry (since December 2022).

3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both?: If either the majority of the jury or the judge approve of a death sentence, it is given out.
4. Can death sentences be appealed?:
Yes.

5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence?: Yes, exercised through the Secretary of State

6. Can people under 18 be executed?:
Yes, the minimum is 16.

7. Can people over 65 be executed?:
Yes.

8. Can men be executed?:
Yes but are treated leniently for domestic violence crimes or “crimes of passion.”

9. Can women be executed?:
Yes, 47% of those sentenced to death in 2021 were women.

10. Can government officials be executed?:
Yes but at higher levels this is extremely rare.

11. Can foreigners be executed?:
Yes.


C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[X] Lethal injection
[] Firing squad
[X] Gas chamber
[X] electric chair
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[X] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[X] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution?:
Yes.

2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?: lethal injection

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody?:
Yes.

1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)?:There’s abusive treatment by guards but better food and accommodation than for the lowest paid workers outside.
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date?:
Yes

3. Are family members informed of the execution date?. Yes
4. Is the public informed of the execution date?:
Yes

5. Are prisoners offered a last meal?:
Yes.

6. Which day of the week do most executions take place?: Fridays
7. Are executions public or private?:
Private but broadcast on television

8. Who is invited to view executions?: In person, only the victim’s relatives, correctional officer trainees and a chaplain.

9. Are executions reported by the media?:Yes
10. Are executions broadcast on television?:
Yes.

11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement?:
Yes.

12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)?:
Everyone

13. Are prisoners blindfolded?:
Yes but are charged £10 for the blindfold.

14. How are executioners selected?:
Prison Service officers

15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions?:
No but they check the pulse after


16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners?:
Donated to medicine.

17. Are family members required to pay for the execution?: no.

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 50.5% ordinarily, up to 60.5% when asked about certain types of child murder
1b. Rape and violent assault:
50.001% for rape, 55.44% for child rape, 52.88% for acid attacks.

1c. Armed robbery:
50.22%

1d. Drug trafficking:
49.99%

1e. Drug possession:
0.25%

1f. Gang membership:4.58%
1g. Immorality:
0.3% for adultery, 0.01% for homosexuality

2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes?: 39.25%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime?: By the public, yes.
By most relevant professionals, no.
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Liberal Democratic Socialists

Postby Hyidai » Sun Dec 11, 2022 1:34 pm

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: The Armed Republic of Hyidai
2. Type of government:
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[X] Common law
[X] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law? Yes.
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? It is very rare.
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?
7. In what year was the most recent execution? 2015
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? About 25 or less.
9. Which year had the most executions? 2015.

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? Murder of 200 or more, or murder of over 50 in gruesome ways.
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? Torture, three or more counts of murder, five or more events that could reasonably result in death of someone other then the perpetrator, such as six counts of arson on a public space where nobody died.
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? Both, the sentence will be re discussed if a majority of the jury or the judge dissent.
4. Can death sentences be appealed? Yes.
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? Yes.

6. Can people under 18 be executed? No.
7. Can people over 65 be executed? Yes.
8. Can men be executed? Yes.
9. Can women be executed? Yes.
10. Can government officials be executed? Legally, but extremely unlikely.
11. Can foreigners be executed? Only after negotiations with the country of origin or country of residence.

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[X] Lethal injection
[] Firing squad
[] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[X] Other: They are put under first, and then are injected with chemicals that have to be approved by a doctor. Chemicals vary.

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution? No.
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? Traditionally.
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? Close to a normal prison.
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date? Yes.
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? Yes.
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? Decided by the prisoner.
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? Yes.
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? Saturday.
7. Are executions public or private? Private.
8. Who is invited to view executions? Anyone requested by the prisoner.

9. Are executions reported by the media? Yes.
10. Are executions broadcast on television? No.
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? Yes. They tell it to a physician that is required to be there, and the prison staff will reveal the final statement to whoever the prisoner wants.
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)? No.
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? By choice.
14. How are executioners selected? Volunteer work, and you get free therapy afterwards.
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions? Yes.

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? Buried or cremated depending on wish of family. If no family left they are cremated.
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? No.

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 62
1b. Rape and violent assault: 81 for the first one, 45 for the second.
1c. Armed robbery: 23
1d. Drug trafficking: 12
1e. Drug possession: 2
1f. Gang membership: 5
1g. Immorality: 8
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? 9
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? A little.
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Plewnidminster
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Posts: 131
Founded: Jan 17, 2023
Inoffensive Centrist Democracy

Postby Plewnidminster » Sun Jan 22, 2023 11:27 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name:
The Principality of Plewnidminster

2. Type of government:
Parliamentary democracy, constitutional monarchy

3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[X] Common law
[X] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[X] Religious law (in marriage, divorce and inheritance cases only)
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law?:
Yes.

5. Is capital punishment used in practice?:
Yes

6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?:
1972 (reestablished in 1987)

7. In what year was the most recent execution?:
2022

8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year?:
There are, on average, 12.25 executions per year .

9. Which year had the most executions?:
1941, mostly of Soviet war criminals or those mistakenly seen as war criminals.


B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence?:none
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence?:
Capital murder,
capital rape, aggravated burglary, arson, aggravated recidivist drug trafficking and dangerous recidivism, treason,
assaulting a superior commissioned officer (in wartime), forcing a safeguard (also in wartime), assisting the enemy, murder (military law) , rape (military law) and espionage (military law)

3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both?:
Judges, though juries can “recommend to mercy”.

4. Can death sentences be appealed?:
Yes.

5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence?:
On behalf of the ruler,
the Secretary of State can commute a death sentence to life with parole.


6. Can people under 18 be executed?:
Yes. The minimum age is seventeen.

7. Can people over 65 be executed?:
Yes.

8. Can men be executed?:
Yes.

9. Can women be executed?:
In theory but this hasn’t happened since 1991.

10. Can government officials be executed?:
Yes. In fact it’s more likely if convicted because we’re strict on corruption.

11. Can foreigners be executed?:
Yes and this happened last year.


C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[X] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[X] Lethal injection
[X] Firing squad
[] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[X] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution?:
Civilians can choose between hanging and lethal injection.

2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?:
Lethal injection.


D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody?:
Yes.

1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)?:
Aside from greater security, basically like conditions in a minimum wage employee’s home.

2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date?:
Yes

3. Are family members informed of the execution date?:
Yes.

4. Is the public informed of the execution date?:
Yes.

5. Are prisoners offered a last meal?:
Yes (since 1994)

6. Which day of the week do most executions take place?:
Friday

7. Are executions public or private?:
Private

8. Who is invited to view executions?:
No one.


9. Are executions reported by the media?:
Yes.

10. Are executions broadcast on television?: no.
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement?:
Yes and these statements are written in a book which is available for free online.

12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)?:
The judge, the prison Governor, the executioner, the lawyers, the families

13. Are prisoners blindfolded?:
If they wish.

14. How are executioners selected?:
It’s an apprenticeship, equivalent to 5 GCSEs.
Apprentices must be aged at least 17.
In practice, the three serving executioners are from two families
the Peterson family (two executioners) and the Billingchester family (one executioner)

15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions?:
Yes.


16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners?:
Returned to their families.

17. Are family members required to pay for the execution?:
No.


E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder:51.29% for some types of murder
1b. Rape and violent assault: 50.01%% for child rape, 48.53% for rape and 42.44% for serious assault.
1c. Armed robbery:
49.99% for armed robbery of a dwelling, 40.27% for other armed robbery

1d. Drug trafficking:
47.18%

1e. Drug possession:
9.04%

1f. Gang membership:
48.48%

1g. Immorality:
4.32% for adultery and 2.32% for homosexuality (the latter of which is NOT even a crime at present)

2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes?:
48.88%

3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime?:
Yes, due to the specifics of how capital punishment works here.
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Juansonia
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Posts: 650
Founded: Apr 01, 2022
Left-wing Utopia

Postby Juansonia » Sun Jan 22, 2023 12:40 pm

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: Armed Republic of Juansonia
2. Type of government: Constitutional Republic, unicameral legislature
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[X] Common law
[X] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law? No, but it is still regulated(pre-ban regulations are now a trigger law)
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? No
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)? 1987
7. In what year was the most recent execution?1987
9. Which year had the most executions? 1848

B. LEGISLATION
All of the following is ignoring the death penalty ban, but otherwise in accordance with extant law.

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? None
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? Treason, Murder, Rape, attempted murder of a soldier or peace officer, attempted murder of a diplomat or head of state, war crimes
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? A panel of 3 judges, one of which was the trial judge
4. Can death sentences be appealed? Yes
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? Yes

6. Can people under 18 be executed? No
7. Can people over 65 be executed? Yes
8. Can men be executed? Yes
9. Can women be executed? Yes
10. Can government officials be executed? Yes
11. Can foreigners be executed? Only if they have spent at least a year imprisoned in Juansonia due to prior sentences

C. METHODS
All of this is ignoring the death penalty ban

1. Which execution methods are to be used? Check all that apply:
[X] Hanging
[X] Decapitation
[X] Lethal injection
[X] Firing squad
[] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[X] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[X] Potassium chloride
[] Midazolam
[X] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution? Yes, subject to the panel's discretion
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular? Firing squad

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES
All of the following is ignoring the death penalty ban, but otherwise in accordance with extant law.

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? Humane, with more luxuries in exchange for increased isolation.
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date?Yes
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? Yes
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? Yes
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? Yes
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? Saturday, not that there have been any recently
7. Are executions public or private? Private in most cases
8. Who is invited to view executions? Families of prisoner, families of victim, other officials, media

9. Are executions reported by the media? Yes
10. Are executions broadcast on television? The most recent execution was televised
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? They are entitled to such an opportunity
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)? The panel restates the offenses and the authorisation of execution.
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? They are offered a blindfold
14. How are executioners selected?volunteers from the prison guards.
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions?Due to ethical concerns, no

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? They are to be treated in accordance to living will, or are turned over to nearest living relative.
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? No.

E. PUBLIC OPINION
As of a somewhat recent poll

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder:25.4%
1b. Rape and violent assault:19.3%
1c. Armed robbery:13.2%
1d. Drug trafficking:8.6%
1e. Drug possession:0.8%
1f. Gang membership:4.3%
1g. Immorality:0.7% for homosexuality, 0.4% for extramarital sex, 0.2% for premarital sex, 1% for cheating on spouses
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? 72.3%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? No
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Kaywell
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Posts: 23
Founded: Oct 27, 2022
Right-wing Utopia

Postby Kaywell » Tue Jan 24, 2023 7:55 pm

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: Imperial Kingdom of Kaywell
2. Type of government: Theocratic herrenvolk constitutional parliamentary monarchy
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[] Common law
[✓] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[✓] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law? Yes.
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? Freuently.
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)? N/A
7. In what year was the most recent execution? 2199 (current year)
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? 7 million.
9. Which year had the most executions? 2145 - 8.6 billion (this year was in the middle of the Fourth LGBTQ+ Genocide)

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? "Waging War against Kelios", "Corruption on Uingffh", and "Conspiring Against Kaywell." These three crimes have very broad definitions and encompass a variety of offenses including homosexuality, sodomy, supporting socialism, going against the government, treason, etc.
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? All of them.
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? Both.
4. Can death sentences be appealed? No.
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? Legally yes, but this is culturally frowned upon.

6. Can people under 18 be executed? Yes.
7. Can people over 65 be executed? Yes.
8. Can men be executed? Yes.
9. Can women be executed? Yes.
10. Can government officials be executed? Yes.
11. Can foreigners be executed? Not just yes, but required - immigration is illegal in Kaywell.

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[✓] Hanging
[✓] Decapitation
[✓] Lethal injection
[✓] Firing squad
[✓] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[✓] Sodium thiopental
[✓] Pancuronium bromide
[✓] Potassium chloride
[✓] Midazolam
[✓] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[✓] Hydrogen cyanide
[✓] Carbon monoxide
[✓] Carbon dioxide
[✓] Nitrogen
[✓] Other: Sarin, Thioacetone

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution? No.
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? Yes.
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? Death row prisoners are kept in a tight, lightless cell with all of their limbs along with their mouth, eyes, ears, etc. restrained.
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date? No.
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? No.
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? Depends on the notability of the criminal.
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? No.
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? Sunday.
7. Are executions public or private? Both take place, but most are public.
8. Who is invited to view executions? Anyone without a criminal record.

9. Are executions reported by the media? Yes.
10. Are executions broadcast on television? Yes.
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? No; in fact, mouths are restrained during executions.
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)? Any political figures or leaders/rulers usually make a speech if they are attending the execution.
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? Sometimes but not always.
14. How are executioners selected? Most executions are performed by machines and require no living involvement, but when they do require it, it is usually high-ranking Morality Police officers (who are heavily trained in carrying out such tasks) that perform the execution. In addition, members of the Kaywellian royal family or parliament may opt to perform the execution if they so wish.
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions? On occasion. It depends on the circumstances.

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? Depends. Most of them are repurposed in some way (e.g. used as compost or fertilizer), but if the person executed is notorious enough, their body may be hung in public for an extended period of time as a reminder of the consequences of crime. In extreme cases, parts of the bodies may be preserved and used as decoration; for instance, the Third Princess' palace contains the taxidermied heads of executed criminals.
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? Usually yes.

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 99.5%
1b. Rape and violent assault: 99.1%
1c. Armed robbery: 99%
1d. Drug trafficking: 99.9%
1e. Drug possession: 99.9%
1f. Gang membership: 99.2%
1g. Immorality: 100%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? ~0%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? Yes.
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The Farting Country
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Posts: 11
Founded: Jan 18, 2023
Ex-Nation

Postby The Farting Country » Wed Jan 25, 2023 11:00 pm

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: The Jingoistic States of The Farting Country
2. Type of government: Flatulent dictatorship
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[] Common law
[] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[X] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law? Yes
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? Yes
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)?
7. In what year was the most recent execution? 2023
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? 50-75
9. Which year had the most executions? 1987 saw 201 executions

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? Murder, rape, some drug offenses, crimes against the state.
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? Blasphemy, defamation, robbery.
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? Judges
4. Can death sentences be appealed? No
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? Yes

6. Can people under 18 be executed? Yes
7. Can people over 65 be executed? Yes
8. Can men be executed? Yes
9. Can women be executed? Yes
10. Can government officials be executed? Yes
11. Can foreigners be executed? YES

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[] Lethal injection
[] Firing squad
[] Gas chamber
[X] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution? No
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular?

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? Extremely poor.
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date? No
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? Yes. It is their duty to commit the execution.
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? Yes.
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? No
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? Saturday for the convenience of viewers
7. Are executions public or private? Public
8. Who is invited to view executions? Anyone

9. Are executions reported by the media? Yes
10. Are executions broadcast on television? Yes
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? No, but it's sometimes something to the effect of "MMPPHHHM MPPHHMMHPH"
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)? The family and executioners
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? No
14. How are executioners selected? They are the family members, or the victim if still alive.
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions? No

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? They are burned beyond recognition, then flushed down the toilet.
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? No.

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes? 100%
1a. Murder:100%
1b. Rape and violent assault: 100%
1c. Armed robbery: 100%
1d. Drug trafficking: 100%
1e. Drug possession: 100%
1f. Gang membership: 100%
1g. Immorality: 100%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? 0%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? Yes

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Islerum
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Posts: 14
Founded: Sep 18, 2022
Inoffensive Centrist Democracy

Postby Islerum » Thu Jan 26, 2023 11:00 am

A. GENERAL

1. Full nation name: Federation of Islerum
2. Type of government: Moralistic Demecracy
3. Which legal system is used? Check all that apply:
[] Common law
[X] Civil law
[] Socialist law
[] Religious law
[] Other:

4. Does capital punishment exist in law? Yes
5. Is capital punishment used in practice? Yes
6. In what year was capital punishment abolished (if applicable)? N/A
7. In what year was the most recent execution? 2022
8. On average, how many prisoners are executed per year? 27
9. Which year had the most executions? 2020

B. LEGISLATION

1. Which crimes have a mandatory death sentence? Murder, Drug possession
2. Which crimes have an optional death sentence? Rape and violent assault, Drug trafficking, Gang membership
3. Are death sentences decided by judges, juries, or both? They are decided by judges
4. Can death sentences be appealed? Yes
5. Does the leader have authority to veto a death sentence? Yes

6. Can people under 18 be executed? No
7. Can people over 65 be executed? Yes
8. Can men be executed? Yes
9. Can women be executed? Yes
10. Can government officials be executed? Yes
11. Can foreigners be executed? Only, when the goverment of that foreign country agrees

C. METHODS

1. Which execution methods are currently used? Check all that apply:
[X] Hanging
[] Decapitation
[] Lethal injection
[] Firing squad
[X] Gas chamber
[] None of the above

1a. For nations with lethal injection, which drugs are used? Check all that apply:
[] Sodium thiopental
[] Pancuronium bromide
[] Potassium chloride
[] Midazolam
[] Hydromorphone
[] Other:

1b. For nations with gas chambers, which gases are used? Check all that apply:
[] Hydrogen cyanide
[X] Carbon monoxide
[] Carbon dioxide
[] Nitrogen
[] Other:

2. Can prisoners choose the method of execution? Yes
2a. If yes, which method of execution is the most popular? Gas chamber

D. PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES

1. While waiting for execution, are prisoners kept in custody? Yes
1a. What are conditions like in death row (if applicable)? Decent
2. Are prisoners informed of the execution date? Yes
3. Are family members informed of the execution date? Yes
4. Is the public informed of the execution date? No
5. Are prisoners offered a last meal? Yes
6. Which day of the week do most executions take place? Tuesday
7. Are executions public or private? Private
8. Who is invited to view executions? No one

9. Are executions reported by the media? No
10. Are executions broadcast on television? No
11. Do prisoners have the opportunity to make a final statement? No
12. Who else makes statements before an execution (if applicable)? N/A
13. Are prisoners blindfolded? Yes
14. How are executioners selected? Prison Director decides
15. Do doctors or medical professionals supervise executions? Yes

16. What happens to the bodies of executed prisoners? The same thing happens to them as to the bodies of "ordinary" people
17. Are family members required to pay for the execution? No

E. PUBLIC OPINION

1. What percentage of citizens support capital punishment for these crimes?
1a. Murder: 87%
1b. Rape and violent assault: 45%
1c. Armed robbery: 22%
1d. Drug trafficking: 35%
1e. Drug possession: 67%
1f. Gang membership: 31%
1g. Immorality: 42%
2. What percentage of citizens oppose capital punishment for all crimes? 89%
3. Is capital punishment considered effective for reducing crime? Yes
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