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Questions - Colorado Shooting - July 24-25, 2012

66% Say Colorado Suspect Should Get Death Penalty
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National Survey of 1,000 Adults

Conducted July 24-25, 2012

By Rasmussen Reports

1* How closely have you followed news reports about the recent shooting incident in Colorado?

2* If a jury believes a suspected criminal is mentally ill, should that suspect be punished less severely than someone who is not mentally ill?

3* If convicted, should the suspect in the Colorado shooting incident receive the death penalty?

4* Do you favor or oppose the death penalty?

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence