This month, Elon University released results of its latest poll on the death penalty. Results are below:
- Most Appropriate Punishment for 1st Degree Murder: 48% Death, 39% Life in prison
- Punishment Supported for 1st Degree Murder: 72% Life without parole; 58% death
- Agree with current moratorium on executions: 47% agree, 45% disagree
See full poll here.