Comments: The Rule of Man

I wouldn't advocate a return to the Black Law of late C18/early C19 England, but it strikes me we don't hang nearly enough people these days. This guy should have been stretched within 48 hours of his conviction.

Posted by: David Gillies at March 2, 2005 at 12:52 AM

If justice is perverted and injustice is allowed to flourish, then the Book of Judges is followed by the Book of Kings.

Posted by: Jon at March 2, 2005 at 01:49 PM

This opinion is such a mess. I wouldn't be surprised if the death penalty is abolished altogether within 10 years. Wouldn't be hard to do with this kind of reasoning.

Viva the Nuclear Option!

Posted by: mark at March 5, 2005 at 08:27 PM