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Perhaps I should burn my liberal card, but I don't have a problem with executing insane evil-doers (or even low-IQ evil-doers). I think "innocent by reason of insanity" is very similar to non-premeditated murder: acting on a nearly irresistible impulse
You can keep your card, but nowadays, perhaps underneath your sock drawer. Low brain quality or lack of values may never be 'educated out' or 'medicated out' of a person.

But I do have a BIG problem with convicting the (1) wrong person
See above,but this is the whole reason I oppose the death penality. Sometimes a nut case can be permanetly improved with medication.

I don't think we should allow prisoners to get super-buff while incarcerated.
Jail is very boring so they have to do something.I would rather see yoga and meditation but barbels are pretty cheap and keeps them out of the way. I see your point and don't know how to argue against it.

Though maybe the soporific of TV makes prisoners easier to manage.
Did I mention boring? If you have ever been cooped up with an injury or long term unemployment you would know about this. TV can also influence /opinionize people in the way violent games, political comentaries or even the internet affects people. I think prisons limit TV time and sometimes content because of this.

jC
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