It's already an aggravating factor in most states and jurisdictions. The court system in this country is too politically charged to make life or death decisions. The Death Penalty is a barbaric, inhumane torture that only satisfies blood lust. It has no other real purpose and had been shown not to have been implemented fairly. Too many people have been found innocent after decades in prison for wrongful convictions. What do you say to the family of an innocent person whom you have put to death?