In a message dated 10/7/00 8:16:06 PM Central Daylight Time,
> But when we can verify by means of a person's criminal or mental history
> their intent is violently predatory or irresponsible, we should deny them
> tools with which to actualize such intent.
Tools can mean a lot of things. Cars...computers....can openers....all can
be used with hostile intent...
Taking your statement to it's logical conclusion then you would impose the
death penalty? ...banishment to a desert island?....a frontal
lobotomy?.....or merely lifelong imprisonment upon people with such histories?
Where does it stop?
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