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Card #1 possibly (Try and find Kamm saying this) It is permissible to cause harm to some in the course of achiev- ing the greater good of saving a greater number of others from comparable harm, if events which produce the greater good are not more intimately causally related to the produc- tion of harm than they are to the production of the greater good (or put another way, if events which produce the greater good are at least as intimately causally related to the produc- tion of the greater good as they are to the production of the lesser harm).54 kamm Information relating to Card #1 and a possible card A few illustrations that Kamm thinks intuition upholds will prove useful. In the original trolley case, turning the trolley causes both the five to be saved and the one to die; the act's causal relations to good and ill are equally intimate, so turning the trolley is permissible.55 The same is true in the Loop and Asymmetrical Variants; it is irrelevant whether one or more people serve as a means to saving others. Sup- pose, however, that the only way to stop the trolley from hitting five
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