The death penalty should be abolished

Poorer defendants can't afford good lawyers

Fallacy Of Red Herring

This is an attack on the fairness of the legal system, not whether the death penalty is just or not

The death penalty should be abolished

The death penalty does not (statistically) appear to prevent further violent crime. In fact, states in the U.S. without the death penalty have, on average, a 25% fewer murders per capita

Fallacy Of False Cause

Correlation does not imply causation