Re: Cryo-suspension for death row

From: Brian D Williams (
Date: Wed Oct 11 2000 - 11:29:13 MDT

From: "Emlyn" <>

>Brian Williams wrote:
> --Punishment.
> The death penalty is the only just punishment for the crime of
> murder. (IMO)

>I forgot to take philosophy. What's does "justice" mean? Why is it
>desirable? I would ask the same of "punishment".

----Justice: 1) the quality of being just; righteousness,
                equitableness, or moral rightness.
             2) rightfullness or lawfullness
             3) justness of ground or reason
             4) the quality of being true or correct
             7) the administering of deserved punishment or reward

----Punishment: 1) the act of punishing

----Punish: to subject to pain, loss, confinement, or death as a
            penalty for some offense or fault.

You may not desire either, I desire both.


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