Should Jodi Arias Be Executed? [Poll]

Posted May 22, 2013 in Crime Current Events by

Jodi Arias

AP Photo/Tom Tingle (Feb. 28, 2013)

A hung jury could not decide whether Jodi Arias should receive the death penalty. The judge declared a mistrial and rescheduled the penalty phase for July 18. A jury convicted Jodi Arias of murdering her ex-boyfriend, Travis Alexander, stabbing him 27 times and slashing his throat. As the sole witness in defending her life in the penalty phase, she still claimed Alexander physically abused her and that she acted in self defense. Read Lawyers.com’s full article covering her testimony and watch the video, which shows Arias plea for life imprisonment. Take our Lawyers.com poll, which asks if Arias should be sentenced to death. Scroll down and hit “done” and compare your opinion with other readers.

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