CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

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  • Crime and Punishment
    • Retribution
      • Makes criminals pay for their crimes
        • Makes the suffer for what they have done
          • Punishes the criminal
    • Deterrence
      • Punishment so no-one commits the crime
        • If people knew theives have their hand cut off then they wouldnt steal
    • Reform
      • Turn criminals into honest citizens
        • Giving them education to change into good people
          • Giving them qualificationsto they can find job to improve life
    • Protection
      • Capital Punishment
        • Keeps criminals out of society, so people are protected
          • Community service keeps criminals off the streets
    • Justice
      • CHRISTIANS
        • Bible says god is "just" and will reward the righteous
          • People should be judged fairly and world ruled justly
            • Many statements in new testemtn about how christians should treat people equally and fairly
              • Have right of speech as its a human right
      • MUSLIMS
        • Qur'an says thatgod is just and will reward the righteous
          • Muslims should treat people fairly
            • Sahariah is based on jusice for everyone to be treated equally
    • Capital Punishment
      • AGAINST
        • No court system can be sure given right verdict
          • Countried with death penaltry have higher death rates
            • Know they are going to be killed, will kill more to avoid being caught
              • Jesus said you cannot reform the dead
                • "An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth is WRONG
                  • All life is sacred
                    • If abortion is wrong, so is capital punishment
                      • Churches condem it
                        • Reccomended by the Qu'ran but not compusolry
                          • Should accept blood and money rather than death
      • FOR
        • Bible gives death penalty as punishment for various offences
          • Church has used it before
            • protection of society is more important than the reform of an criminal
              • Muhammed made several statemnts allwing it for murder, apostasy and adultry
                • Mohammad sentenced people to death
    • Drugs and alcohol
      • CHRISTIANS
        • Against drug use because
          • Against the law
            • Your body is a temple and doing drugs is abusing the temple
              • difficult to worship your religion
                • ALL churches are aginsh it
        • Tolerate moderate drinking
          • St paul allowes it in moderation
            • jesus drank wine
              • Churches use wine at services
        • wrong to smoke and drink
          • abuses gods temple
            • bible warns you about the side effects 9Sotry of noah)
              • Chirstians should set a good example
      • MUSLIMS
        • NOT ALLOW
          • muslim lawyers say taking anysort of intoxicant is commiting suicide as you are harming your body
            • Muhammad said you MUST NOT drink andhave noting do do with production or sale of it.
              • every intoxicant is forbidden to muslims

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