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American States by Death Penalty (Executions) in the Last 300 Years (1719-2019) Cool stats make you stare

This video shows the Top 10 US states by the total amount of death row executions performed since 1719. Capital punishment is a legal penalty in the United States, currently used by 28 states, the federal government, and the military. Its existence can be traced to the beginning of the American colonies. The United States is the only developed Western nation that applies the death penalty regularly.