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This is justice?

  1. lrohner profile image85
    lrohnerposted 6 years ago

    A 21-year old man in Iran was just sentenced to one year in jail and the amputation of his hand for robbing a candy store. Seriously? These middle eastern barbarians make me sick.

    1. vox vocis profile image93
      vox vocisposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      They make the whole world sick! Well, towards west anyway!

    2. RevolveR profile image62
      RevolveRposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      And doesn't your fluoride water make you sick ? And the death penalties, which by the way a lot of them had been injustices, doesn't that make you sick ?
      Instead of looking for faults in foreign countries, go and see your own.

  2. Flightkeeper profile image79
    Flightkeeperposted 6 years ago

    Well they only chopped off one hand. They probably thought they were being lenient.

    1. lrohner profile image85
      lrohnerposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      LOLOL

  3. Dame Scribe profile image61
    Dame Scribeposted 6 years ago

    It would be interesting when they learn about disability and many other 'social' systems but maybe is not their time yet but in due time. tongue

  4. Haunty profile image86
    Hauntyposted 6 years ago

    Robbing a candy store of what? Candy?

    A 21-year-old guy is rubbing a candy store... Seriously!

    1. lrohner profile image85
      lrohnerposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Well, Halloween is coming soon after all. smile

      1. Haunty profile image86
        Hauntyposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        You are right. Halloween in Iran... that might be some scary stuff! lol

  5. Uninvited Writer profile image81
    Uninvited Writerposted 6 years ago

    It's the law of the land. There are many who consider the death penalty to be barbaric too.

    1. lrohner profile image85
      lrohnerposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Agreed. But I don't think we'd put someone in the electric chair for stealing a Snicker's Bar.

      1. Cagsil profile image60
        Cagsilposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        Not yet at least. lol lol lol lol lol lol lol

      2. Jonathan Janco profile image80
        Jonathan Jancoposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        The first three strikes you're out case in California gave life in prison to someone who stole a couple of packets of t-shirts.

    2. Jim Hunter profile image60
      Jim Hunterposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      So I guess you are in favor of maiming someone as opposed to killing them?

      I'm not sure what to think about that.

  6. profile image0
    AMBASSADOR BUTLERposted 6 years ago

    When you are dealing with mankind to deal out justice, you sometimes get less than desired results because their heart is deceitful and need to deal it out of the principle of love peace free and get to the bottom of the actions of a person and try to keep that action from happening again from that person. Be not deceived: whatever a man sows that is what he will reap.You must be careful what you sow in your life on earth because you will reap the fruit of it and hope that you get true justice considering everything that involved in your own free will decision that you make every moment of every day. Thank you.

    1. schoolgirlforreal profile image75
      schoolgirlforrealposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      this is too long to read

  7. Uninvited Writer profile image81
    Uninvited Writerposted 6 years ago

    Isn't it in the Bible about cutting off limbs etc? I'm sure there are some on this site who would say it's okay.

    And there you go Jim, jumping to conclusions. Did I say I approved or disapproved of either?

    1. Jim Hunter profile image60
      Jim Hunterposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      There you go ignoring punctuation again.

      It was just a question.

  8. Evan G Rogers profile image83
    Evan G Rogersposted 6 years ago

    Don't blame this on "middle eastern barbarians".

    This is the nature of government: remember the Salem Witch trials? not too many "middle eastern"ers in there!

    The truth of the matter is that government leads to these idiocies, no matter who's in charge.

  9. rachellrobinson profile image82
    rachellrobinsonposted 6 years ago

    My thought is this, if you don't like their justice system don't move to that country, also if you think we are too harsh on criminals over here just think about how other countries handle things.

 
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