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Old 12-05-2012, 02:48 PM   #82
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Originally Posted by NFRs2000nyc View Post
I didn't say anything about stores. I said we need to change the law to favor the innocent (workers and businesses) and punish the criminals. Right now, criminals are able to sue honest businesses for things that occurred as a result of their crime. I guess I am in the minority that feels this is wrong. Businesses are afraid to act in any capacity because of lawsuits. As a result, robbery is rampant and generally goes unpunished. Not the kind of world I want to live in.
So would two crimes cancel each other out? Non-violent theft stopped by a criminally negligent store policy allowing cashiers to use deadly force to stop shoplifting? Or would you seek to decriminalize criminal negligence?

Two wrongs make a right? Let might make right?
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