Capital punishment

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Re: Capital punishment

Postby robertk » Mon Apr 27, 2009 2:27 am

I think there less than a dozen executions a year in japan, but around 200,000 legal abortions.

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Re: Capital punishment

Postby Mexicali » Mon May 04, 2009 6:20 pm

Sure, but abortion is something that occurs whether or not it's legal. State-sponsored executions are another matter.
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