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2. When did Peel first abolish the death penalty for half of capital crimes?

  • 1863
  • 1823
  • 1843
  • 1873

3. By 1861, how many crimes were punishable by death?

  • 3
  • 5
  • 10
  • 6

4. What was the nickname of the criminal code?

  • Bloody code
  • Bloody act
  • Death code
  • Criminal act

5. In 1815, how many crimes were punishable by death?

  • 205
  • 325
  • 225
  • 315

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