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Today the Supreme Court determined that the death sentence imposed on a child rapist could not stand “no matter how young the child, no matter how many times the child is raped, no matter how many children the perpetrator rapes, no matter how sadistic the crime, no matter how much physical or psychological trauma is inflicted, and no matter how heinous the perpetrator’s prior criminal record may be.”  (Here)  Let’s avoid for a moment, any discussion regarding the utility of the death penalty in general and focus on the implications of this case.  (more…)


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