Saddam Hussein was hanged on December 30th. He had been found guilty of killing 148 people in 1982 and sentenced to death by an Iraqui Court.
Hussein's execution reopens the death penalty debate.
We want you to write a composition about the Capital Punishment.
You can get some ideas if you visit the following links.
cBBCnewsround. Arguments against capital punishment
cBBCnewsround. Arguments for capital punishment
You can also read some teenagers' opinion about this subject: cBBCnewsround. The death penalty - right or wrong?
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