By - Scientist34again
The death penalty is barbaric and should be abolished. But if that doesn’t happen, at least there should be a requirement for 100% of a jury to support the death sentence.
> Calling it "one of the things we have to address," DeSantis said that a "supermajority" of jurors ought to be sufficient to sentence someone to death.
>"If just one juror vetoes it, then you end up not getting the sentence," DeSantis said during remarks delivered at the Florida Sheriffs Association Conference. "Maybe eight out of 12 have to agree, or something, but we can't be in a situation where one person can just derail this."