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madeline_con Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-17-07 12:57 AM
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52. The castration is chemical, isn't it?
I've not heard of members being severed. :shrug:

With a strong enough urge, the molester rendered "impotent" can still engage in object rape and other forms of molestation. It does not make society any safer, really.
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  -Do you support Life imprisonment for 1st time serious child molesters. EdwardM  Jan-16-07 11:46 PM   #0 
  - 'every statistic shows that they almost always reoffend'  wtmusic   Jan-17-07 12:03 AM   #1 
  - I've never heard of these 20 percent charts.  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 12:08 AM   #4 
  - There's a lot of misinformation here.  NCevilDUer   Jan-17-07 12:07 AM   #2 
  - Good points, all  wtmusic   Jan-17-07 12:12 AM   #6 
  - but when it comes down to it  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 12:22 AM   #12 
  - Because, in a compassionate society we do not punish the mentally  NCevilDUer   Jan-17-07 12:30 AM   #26 
  - Because it's more expensive to keep them locked up  Hippo_Tron   Jan-17-07 12:46 AM   #40 
     - Just because I'm in a nit mood, I'll correct that:  JHB   Jan-17-07 09:17 AM   #87 
        - I actually meant to say there would be a 0% recidivism rate  Hippo_Tron   Jan-17-07 12:30 PM   #94 
  - I could agree to something like this.  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 12:25 AM   #15 
  - First offense is usually not a "first" offense.  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 01:05 AM   #59 
  - That's why priests got treatment  sandnsea   Jan-17-07 12:48 PM   #97 
  - When mental illness is not involved  Toucano   Jan-17-07 12:07 AM   #3 
  - Hospitals?  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 12:27 AM   #19 
  - Yeh, but instead of guards, there are turnkeys in scrubs.  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 01:01 AM   #56 
  - with really big clubs  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 01:03 AM   #58 
     - And hypodermics. n/t  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 01:09 AM   #63 
  - Hospitals with treatment.  Toucano   Jan-17-07 07:29 AM   #72 
  - Permanently, yes they do  sandnsea   Jan-17-07 01:10 PM   #103 
  - This is not a black/white issue, although I understand  johnaries   Jan-17-07 12:11 AM   #5 
  - Other. DP  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:16 AM   #7 
  - What's DP?  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 12:17 AM   #8 
  - death penalty  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:23 AM   #13 
     - that works n/t  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 12:25 AM   #16 
     - I haven't heard the "so, you'd kill the mentally ill?" thing yet.  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:32 AM   #29 
        - sorry, you won't hear it  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 12:43 AM   #35 
     - Sorry, I cannot support the death penalty for any reason.  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 12:26 AM   #18 
        - well, that is an oxymoron  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 12:28 AM   #20 
        - They are not a threat as long as they are behind bars.  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 12:29 AM   #22 
           - Is he a child molester?  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:30 AM   #25 
           - uh, He is far worse than a child molestor.  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 12:31 AM   #28 
              - let me propose that we not  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 12:35 AM   #31 
              - Like I said, this is less a punishment case and more of a protecting the children thing.  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 12:41 AM   #34 
              - "First time serious"  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:46 AM   #39 
              - I defined what I consider serious in my first post  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 12:47 AM   #41 
                 - definitely wrong?  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 12:53 AM   #50 
              - John Wayne Gacy  MonkeyFunk   Jan-17-07 04:13 AM   #70 
              - well good  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 07:49 AM   #73 
              - Uh...John Wayne Gacy was fried, a long time ago.  Bunny   Jan-17-07 04:30 AM   #71 
              - Point is, if he was released, raping kids would not be his  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:44 AM   #37 
              - I'm familiar with Charlie.  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 01:00 AM   #55 
           - that's a very naive statement  pitohui   Jan-17-07 12:54 PM   #100 
        - Pervs released from jail ARE a threat to society. n/t  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:29 AM   #21 
           - Thats why I support not releasing them.  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 12:29 AM   #24 
              - That's cool. I take a different POV  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:43 AM   #36 
  - I heard and interesting discussion on NPR regarding this very topic  HoneyBee   Jan-17-07 07:57 AM   #74 
     - It's called the Law of Unintended Consequences  Coventina   Jan-17-07 08:26 AM   #77 
     - Unfortunately, you may be correct  Truth Hurts A Lot   Jan-17-07 08:54 AM   #82 
     - Hi HoneyBee!!  newyawker99   Jan-17-07 10:04 AM   #90 
     - Punishist deviants don't care about the security of the innocent  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jan-17-07 11:14 AM   #93 
  - First Time = Harsh Sentence; Second Time = (True) Life. nt.  MJDuncan1982   Jan-17-07 12:17 AM   #9 
  - so for the guy in Missouri  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 12:23 AM   #14 
     - Possibly, possibly not:  MJDuncan1982   Jan-17-07 12:40 AM   #33 
     - Unless he's "mentally ill", in which case he gets a pass....  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:47 AM   #42 
        - that's not what I mean by the mental exception.  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 12:50 AM   #47 
           - "... until it is proven he won't reoffend..."  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:52 AM   #49 
           - It's kinda hard to reoffend when you have no penis.  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 12:55 AM   #51 
              - Au contraire. See post #52. n/t  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:58 AM   #53 
                 - It would certainly cut out 90 percent of them.  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 01:06 AM   #60 
                    - Do you want him next door to you?  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 01:08 AM   #62 
           - you do know, i hope  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 12:58 AM   #54 
  - Yes, life imprisonment.  Sugar Smack   Jan-17-07 12:18 AM   #10 
  - Castration...1st offense.  Roxy66   Jan-17-07 12:20 AM   #11 
  - what about females?  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 12:30 AM   #27 
  - Female molestors are extremely rare.  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 12:44 AM   #38 
  - you miss my point  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 12:49 AM   #44 
     - I really don't know  EdwardM   Jan-17-07 12:52 AM   #48 
     - The castration is chemical, isn't it?  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:57 AM   #52 
        - well, we've beat this to death  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 01:02 AM   #57 
           - toodles.  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 01:07 AM   #61 
  - Depo provera has the same effect on them.  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:48 AM   #43 
  - Rape is a crime of violence, not of sex  noonwitch   Jan-17-07 10:46 AM   #91 
  - What I'd like to know is, will the kindly looking man in the priest's collar get the same punishment  impeachdubya   Jan-17-07 12:26 AM   #17 
  - wouldntcha think? n/t  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 12:29 AM   #23 
  - No, actually I wouldn't.  impeachdubya   Jan-17-07 12:34 AM   #30 
     - I guess I should have  frogcycle   Jan-17-07 12:37 AM   #32 
        - Yep!  impeachdubya   Jan-17-07 12:49 AM   #45 
  - No, the guy in the van can't find Jesus till AFTER he's in jail. n/t  madeline_con   Jan-17-07 12:49 AM   #46 
  - Our prisons are now overflowing & are now being outsourced & privatized...  Hekate   Jan-17-07 01:57 AM   #64 
  - Maybe if we weren't letting rapists, murderers and child molesters OUT to make more room  impeachdubya   Jan-17-07 02:07 AM   #65 
     - I agree 100%. The asinine war on drugs has got to stop first. nt  Hekate   Jan-17-07 02:20 AM   #67 
  - I support executing most of them, so other  Bombtrack   Jan-17-07 02:14 AM   #66 
  - I think that blanket statements like that are very dangerous . . .  OneBlueSky   Jan-17-07 03:44 AM   #68 
  - Provided that there is absolutely no doubt as to guilt (i.e. no planted evidence). n/t  bananarepublican   Jan-17-07 04:03 AM   #69 
  - Child molestors have the highest rate of recidivism  48percenter   Jan-17-07 08:01 AM   #75 
  - Don't have an answer either ...  jarab   Jan-17-07 09:09 AM   #86 
  - Many child molesters have been victims of molestation themselves. They are mentally and spiritually  OmmmSweetOmmm   Jan-17-07 08:14 AM   #76 
  - I support some judicial discretion in sentencing  noonwitch   Jan-17-07 08:28 AM   #78 
  - They give their victim a life sentence  qanda   Jan-17-07 08:28 AM   #79 
  - I Say A Mandatory Minimum Of 15 Yrs To Life For First Time Offenders, Depending On Circumstance.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Jan-17-07 08:36 AM   #80 
  - Umm... You mean the first time they're actually CAUGHT?! That's a hell yes  Truth Hurts A Lot   Jan-17-07 08:50 AM   #81 
  - I worked worked with a child molester.  baldguy   Jan-17-07 08:58 AM   #83 
  - My fear is always that  FlaGranny   Jan-17-07 09:04 AM   #84 
  - Ridiculous  alcibiades_mystery   Jan-17-07 09:05 AM   #85 
  - What IDIOTS voted for "I don't support jail time for sex offenders"????  brentspeak   Jan-17-07 09:25 AM   #88 
  - I did  Clinton_Co_Regulator   Jan-17-07 12:42 PM   #96 
  - s/d  brentspeak   Jan-17-07 09:26 AM   #89 
  - How is child molestation NOT mental illness? I reject the premise of the poll.  porphyrian   Jan-17-07 10:53 AM   #92 
  - Ridiculous  Jim Warren   Jan-17-07 12:39 PM   #95 
  - False premise. Child molestors do not choose to be attracted to what they are  Az   Jan-17-07 12:48 PM   #98 
  - what study shows that they almost always re-offend?  pitohui   Jan-17-07 12:52 PM   #99 
  - That is an often sited myth  Az   Jan-17-07 12:55 PM   #101 
  - Other, until we adopt real definitions as you have in your preamble.  greyhound1966   Jan-17-07 01:02 PM   #102 
 

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