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An Eye For an Eye and the World Would Be Blind

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AN EYE FOR AN EYE AND THE WORLD WOULD BE BLIND It is clearly stated in a bible, but "Love thy neighbor," does not account for anything in the minds of some human beings. A few months back, I was called in for Jury duty at the court of her Majesty on London. I was sitting in the main court, amid many other people, who were quite happy chattering away, not justifying the seriousness of this case. Then walked in a very thin looking man, he was accompanied by two brick built policemen. He walked to his seat and sat down, keeping his eyes down all the time. Then the judge came in and sat down. ...read more.


If you were a hangman and you took hold of this information, could you live with yourself knowing you killed an innocent man? My point here is that in 4/10 cases of hanging, the victim is innocent or partly innocent. With these statistics, how can hanging even be considered any more? Last year alone, 1200 people globally were killed through hangings. 480 of these were partly or fully innocent. All those 480 had to go through unjust pain and suffering and for what, living a normal life? Even those who have done wrong and are complete murderers, should not be killed. Must there always be such things as vengeance. Can't a person be happy with life sentences? ...read more.


What an indecency! How can anyone push themselves to see that, but let alone watch it, the policemen rather enjoy the scene of utmost terror. All of the people of the council are just terrorists when they act to do this. It is already bad enough in America, with the deaths of over 2000 people in the 7/11 atrocities, but losing more people over disputes like this sickens me. People need to form a revelation that will strike against this injustice until it is dissolved. I have already expressed my opinions that I would be the first to strike if I had enough support. These tyrants should think along the lines of Gandhi that I salute - "An eye for an eye and the world would be blind" MR. Sarvinder Saini, Wolverhampton ...read more.

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