In the United States, plea bargaining in exchange for testimony is unjust.

albachteng
Los_Altos_JW

Because Justice demands equality, I affirm. In the United States, where we are often quoted as saying "all men are equal before the law," plea-bargaining in exchange for testimony is clearly detrimental to the system of justice as well as justice itself. When speaking of plea-bargaining, the equality is an issue of significance, since we are mentioning a specific procedure common in the United States court system. If defendants are not treated equitably under the system of plea-bargaining in exc...

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Should Sex offenders get harsher punishments?

gonovice
albachteng

I think that sex offenders are getting away with too much. I dont know if a life sentence is completley necassary but the sentence needs to be longer. for more of my thoughts look at my last opening argument it's basically the same. nikki...

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abstinence only education taught in public schools

FreakyGothGirl6
albachteng

Today in America, we currently have a "abstinence only" policy in effect. By this, it means, teachers who have to educate the young minds of our society, are being censored to what they are allow to teach their students. They are being forced by this law to say us that sex is bad, and just cannot happen outside of marriage, because you'll reap incomprehensible consequences. "What is I want to have sex before I get married?...Well, then I guess you have to just be prepared to die. And you'll p...

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Advocating Vegetarianism Is Not A Solution To Animal Cruelty in Slaughter Houses

KevinL75
albachteng

I have several friends who are adamant vegetarians, and every once in a while they convince me to watch a video on the inhumane practices adopted by many companies that produce food in the U.S. and around the world. I don't think there is any doubt that there is rampant animal cruelty and abuse in the food processing industry, but I do think that the conclusion that my friends, and these videos, come to is illogical. These videos usually end with "don't eat meat." I think we can accept that n...

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