British justice: Simon Cremer forced to pay theiving employee Mark Gilbert 5k | Mail Online

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1359673/British-justice-Simon-Cremer-forced-pay-theiving-employee-Mark-Gilbert-5k.html

always difficult to agree with the Daily Mail but on this one, their sympathies are with the right side of the argument. The only risk Simon Cremer took was that the situation might have escalated to violence. But it didn’t, so the result was entirely just and proportionate. Gilbert, the criminal, was indeed humiliated but so what? That’s entirely appropriate in the circumstances. When the judicial system has moved so far out of kilter that it ends up punishing the victim for proportionate actions like this, it’s time to replace it with democratically determined justice. No Jury would have made that ruling…

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Refugee from the Stumbleupon Blogicide of October 2011 Here you will find my "kneejerk" responses to the world and what I happen to bump into. For my more detailed considerations and proposals, please visit my website or my previous main blogging site.

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