The young man has been found guilty of all 30 counts he was tried on. Now comes the sentencing stage of the trial.
Regular readers of this blog know of my feelings regarding killing people, anyone not knowing should know, I am against it.
There is some discussion as to the proper penalty for this crime. Many are calling for the death penalty. I have heard no one, save his attorney, call for life in prison.
Personally, I think life in prison is the correct penalty. Killing him would serve no purpose other than possibly bringing some temporary comfort to those that lost loved ones as a result of this evil action.
People that do these type things have no fear of death, rather they expect to die. It is part of their plan, to go down as a martyr.
Let this young man that was led astray by his brother and his religion spend the remaining years of his life in prison.
Let this young man that was led astray by his religion and his brother spend the remaining years of his life in prison.
Your call as to the correct phrasing of above sentences.