From Popehat: “Deserve’s Got Nothing To Do With It”
Deserve’s Got Nothing To Do With It from Ken White (popehat) is right on. The criminal justice system ought to be fair and impartial. I mean, what are those scales of justice about, what is the blindfold on Lady Justice supposed to be about? Whenever we ask if someone deserves to have had some awful thing happen to them by agents of the law we screwed up.