Terrorism and Limits of Law

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Terrorism and Limits of Law Glennon America has had a clash of values o Torture vs Human Rights The Bomb Hypo Should torture be used? o No, (Practical reasoning) Slippery slope- Once we accept torture in one instance we will end up torturing under many other circumstances o Yes, torture should be used when Bob behaves badly; he should
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Unformatted text preview: be beaten until he can no longer breathe on his own, and then while gasping for breath an oxygen tank should be placed just out of his reach. o Freedom vs Security o Law vs Politics • Constitutional Values vs Limiting laws o How to balance?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course POLISCI 101 taught by Professor Laraja during the Spring '08 term at UMass (Amherst).

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