Thread: Ordered murder
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Old 06-22-2012, 08:50 AM   #8
Anthony Loeppert
Dojo: Aikido of Del Mar
Location: San Diego, CA
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Re: Ordered murder

Mary Malmros wrote: View Post
This appears to me to be a private conversation.
But now you're here it's a party! Anyway, it sort of started this way, but it was a serious topic open to all. The issue I raised was being the (possible) ethic dilemma of taking a life on orders of another.

I used an example of someone taking another's life which I felt justified, which was not ordered?

Contrast that, for example, with a random soldier dropped in a foreign country "just doing his job". It gets a little shakier ethically does it not?
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