yes and throw away the key
no, they deserve a second chance
Fiddling While Rome Burns
Carthago Delenda Est
"I used to roll the dice; see the fear in my enemies' eyes... listen as the crowd would sing, 'now the old king is dead, Long Live the King.'.."
Neither side in an argument can find the truth when both make an absolute claim on it.
Interesting information here from your link:No, we don't have the death penalty here - not that the majority of the electorate don't favor reinstating the death penalty - recent polling shows 63% of Canadians favor reinstatement - our politicians, however, are opposed.
Yahoo! News Canada - Latest News & Headlines
Canadians do seem torn on the issue, however. When the option of life imprisonment — without the possibility of parole — is introduced to the mix we seem to change our tune. When the pollster asked respondents if they support capital punishment or life in prison, the majority of those surveyed chose the latter (45 per cent versus 39 per cent). The bottom line, I guess, is that Canadians want tougher penalties for those who commit murder.
Funny, I didn't note that in the link provided. Care to quote that section for me?As for children, the majority of Canadians are outraged at the leniency with which young adults are treated under our Young Offenders Act and want it abolished and most if not all teenaged youth tried as adults particularly when they commit heinous crimes like murder.
A Canadian conservative is one who believes in limited government and that the government should stay out of our wallets and out of our bedrooms.
Everything you stated above is allegedly what occurred, but that still doesn't change the fact that they were kids, and I'm still against the DP.
There should be Instant Runoff Voting