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We have right to exclude rapist

Published 16/08/2010 | 08:20

THE release of Larry Murphy raises the question of what constitutes justice in our society.

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While many abhor the release of this man among us, there remains the issue of whether there can be a measured penalty for wrongdoing that satisfies society's requirement for justice.

Should we rest on the fact that Murphy served the jail term given to him and is entitled now to his freedom as a participant in our society?

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