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Old 04-20-2017, 05:25 PM
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Originally Posted by Lumara View Post
That's an important point. Even the mentally ill need to obey society's rules and shouldn't assault anyone. I don't like the way this was handled, because the warrant should have already been served, yet I have the feeling this mother would just excuse her son's atrocious actions because of his illness instead of disciplining him to teach him that it is wrong to kick or otherwise assault anyone. Hopefully this experience will teach him that it is NOT OK to hurt others and it is NOT OK to use mental illness as an excuse to get away with it.
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Originally Posted by TiredRetired View Post
Damn shame it couldn't have been a father / son event. IMHO.
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