They jump on the bandwagon , and follow the lead of the numerically dominant ,power structure , and so display this by demonizing the one group that everyone gets sadistic pleasure in so doing. Remember Susan Smith? http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,981921,00.html
Yes , I know , you still love your barbarian death penalty , especially if it means , the group that will most likely be affected , are poor , defenseless Afrikan males.
What many deemed as still a racist society , which includes alleged victims like our Pakistani ,Islamist buddy ,and his criminal girl pal,in addition to often the entire law enforcement fraternity, the judicial system, and of course , prejudicial juries. palhttp://www.deathpenaltyinfo.org/death-penalty-black-and-white-who-lives-who-dies-who-decides
This obviously is a Human Right tragedy of mammoth proportion, but let's remain hopeful, over past experiences, yes?