While it is indubitably a severe violation of the human rights, plenty of modern countries view the capital punishment as the best way to prevent similar atrocities from being reoccurring. Let's review the top 10 crimes for which you can be sentenced to death nowadays.
Execution day in many countries are extravagant and public affair. Handcuffed and shackled, the convicted men and women are paraded (sometimes in public) to the execution grounds. There-they are either hung, electrocuted, given a legal injection, shot or beheaded.