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Well, the important thing to understand is that the institution called "Justice" in various countries is not there to deliver justice but to uphold the law. It shocks most people's intuition, however there are also some good reasons for it in most situations.

But that does lead to some extreme. I'm pretty sure that it's a current US Supreme Court Justice who claimed that proof of innocence was no reason to cancel an execution that was decided by due process.

Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's need, but not every man's greed. Gandhi

by Cyrille (cyrillev domain yahoo.fr) on Sun Mar 17th, 2013 at 08:19:37 AM EST
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