- Capital punishment for drug trafficking
There have been issues about having the death penalty for drug trafficking, including being framed with someone else putting drugs into another's luggage at airports. This can be a concern to people as not to leave luggage unattended.
Countries that apply capital punishment for drugs
Country Drug Charge/ Amount to Apply to Death Penalty Execution Method Afghanistan firing squad, hanging or stoning Bangladesh firing squad or hanging Brunei hanging People's Republic of China firing squad or lethal injection Republic of China firing squad or lethal injection Cuba Drug trafficking or manufacturing Firing Squad Egypt Drug trafficking or manufacturing hanging or firing squad Indonesia firing squad Iran Drug trafficking, Drug manufacturing, 3rd Conviction of Drug possession, sales, or distribution firing squad, hanging or stoning Iraq firing squad or hanging Kuwait hanging or firing squad Laos hanging or stoning Malaysia hanging North Korea Drug trafficking or manufacturing Firing Squad Oman Pakistan Saudi Arabia decapitation or stoning Singapore 1200 grams of opium, 30 grams of morphine, 15 grams of heroin, 30 grams of cocaine, 500 grams of cannabis, 250 grams of methamphetamine hanging Somalia firing squad Sri Lanka hanging Syria Drug trafficking or manufacturing Hanging Thailand lethal injection decapitation United Arab Emirates firing squad, stoning or decapitation United States
lethal injection, electrocution Vietnam lethal injection (formerly firing squad) Zimbabwe hanging
- Misuse of Drugs Act (Singapore)
- Capital punishment in Singapore
- Capital punishment in the Republic of China
- Van Tuong Nguyen
- ^ Death penalty in Thailand
- ^ Lundin, Leigh (2011-07-10). "Casey Anthony Trial– Aftermath". Capital Punishment. Orlando: Criminal Brief. http://criminalbrief.com/?p=17459. "With 400 condemned on death row, Florida is an extremely aggressive death penalty state, a state that will even execute for drug trafficking."
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