To: katana; nickcarraway; Little Ray
Just so y'all know, see my comment #30 above, I agree with you guys.
I was only pointing out that it seems a majority of FReepers have taken a seemingly different position when it's a firearms crime.
It appears however that THIS thread has a very different consensus, which agrees with my own personal one, that:
- The crime was heinous
- The light sentence was a complete miscarriage of justice
- Allowing the perp access to the victim and her child is unjustified
- If there's any case to be had, it should be that the victim should ask that the sentence be reviewed and the perp get some serious jail time.
It complicates things that she's been accepting the child support. Maybe she can return it, in trade for putting the scum behind bars.
posted on 10/03/2012 3:09:51 PM PDT
(Listen, strange women lying in ponds distributing swords is no basis for a system of government!)
It’s OK. Your second comment came after my knee had already jerked. There are going to be shades of grey, even among Conservatives, when it comes to opinions about how far and for what reasons natural rights may or may not be restricted. Your only error was in generalizing about Freepers, as highly opinionated, educated, thoughtful, and vocal a group as exists on the internet.
posted on 10/03/2012 3:37:16 PM PDT
(Just my opinions)
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