"Breaking The Law Is Morally Justified" Essays and Research Papers

  • Breaking The Law Is Morally Justified

    There were times in history when breaking the law was justified: great leaders like Gandhi and Martin Luther King...

    Ethics, Honor killing, Human 893  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breaking the Law

    Breaking The Law Nowadays people think rules is not something important in their life and they are not following the...

    American films, Debut albums, Law 980  Words | 3  Pages

  • Is Breaking the Law for a Cause Justifiable

    Krista Cannilla Professor Gonzalez ENG 151 (9061) April 9, 2013 Defining the Elasticity of the Law In what situation would...

    Civil and political rights, Criminal justice, Drug addiction 788  Words | 3  Pages

  • Can Breaking the Law Ever Be Justified?

    Pradhan (GP2) Can breaking the law ever be justified? Imagine a world without those brave people who dared to not...

    Civil disobedience, Human rights, Ku Klux Klan 694  Words | 2  Pages

  • Can breaking the law ever be justified?

    Can breaking the law ever be justified? Any country or a place has its set of rules or laws. They...

    Crime, Criminal justice, Criminology 627  Words | 2  Pages

  • Was the Iraq War Morally Justified?

    background behind the start of the war with Iraq and then examine the rationale of both the pro and con side of this determination. In the following...

    2003 invasion of Iraq, Baghdad, George W. Bush 1686  Words | 5  Pages

  • When Committing Murder is Morally Justified

    When Committing Murder is Morally Justified There are many occasions when murders are committed and murderers are not brought...

    Agatha Christie, And Then There Were None, Hercule Poirot 2036  Words | 3  Pages

  • Is Deception Justified?

    Everyone characterizes deception differently. One may view it as breaking the trust of a loved one and think of it as mere deceit. Others may...

    Deception, Ethics, Fraud 791  Words | 3  Pages

  • America was or was not justified in breaking away from Great Britain?

    America was or was not justified in breaking away from Great Britain? America had every right, mind and aspect, to throw off the...

    American Revolution, Boston Massacre, British Empire 976  Words | 3  Pages

  • Socrates: Moral Obligation to Civil Law

    of Socrates, facilitating a discussion about an individual's morality in abiding by the law. Socrates does show us that civil law...

    Ethics, Law, Morality 1689  Words | 5  Pages

  • Is War Justified

    In Today's Society, War can be Justified Philosophical Social Issues In today's society, the possession and effective use of force is...

    Jus ad bellum, Just War, Laws of war 1923  Words | 5  Pages

  • Are There Instance in Which Breaking the Law Is Morally Justfied

    “Some Laws can be broken, some laws may be broken, and some laws must be broken.” As citizens in the modern...

    Boy, Civilization, Government 705  Words | 2  Pages

  • Is Terrorism Justified ?

    Is Terrorism Justified ? Is terrorism ever justifiable ? The answer is no, terrorism is never justifiable. I will argue that terrorism...

    Abuse, Domestic violence, Ethics 1991  Words | 6  Pages

  • Thesis: Is Abortion Morally Permissible?

    Abortion Thesis: Abortion is morally permissible in which a fetus is not a person which deprives the fetus to its right to life, circular...

    Abortion, Abortion debate, Fertility 851  Words | 3  Pages

  • Justified killing

    Is there such a thing as justified killing? Many would argue that the killing of another individual is by far one of the worse crimes...

    Capital punishment, Categorical imperative, Deontological ethics 1470  Words | 4  Pages

  • Genetic Engineering Is Ethically Justified

    of part (b) question (b) “Genetic engineering is ethically justified.” Discuss [10] Since the development of genetic engineering...

    Cell, Ethics, Genetic engineering 816  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breaking the Law

    Breaking the Law Throughout history many situations have called for noble individuals to break the law to stand...

    African American, Human rights, Law 617  Words | 2  Pages

  • Why Laws are broken and deterents to the breaking of them

    This topic asks us why so many laws are broken everyday and what can be done to prevent people in society from breaking the...

    Crime, Criminal justice, Drug 827  Words | 3  Pages

  • Is Torture justified?

     ENGL 1301 Composition I November 9, 2013 Is Torture justified? What is torture? Basically, this is the action of physically or...

    Amnesty International, Enhanced interrogation techniques, Human 1715  Words | 5  Pages

  • Business Law and Ethics Case Study

    Part A (a): Ethical dilemma Should Tom tell Michael that Brenda is breaking the rules/law. Ethical egoism Under ethical...

    Consequentialism, Ethics, Immanuel Kant 826  Words | 3  Pages

  • can terrorism be justified?

    Can terrorism ever be justified? Introduction The purpose of this essay is to explore the issues surrounding the morality of terrorism. I...

    7 July 2005 London bombings, Definition of terrorism, Irregular military 2465  Words | 5  Pages

  • Is Affirmative Action in the University Setting Morally Justified

    Is Affirmative Action in the university setting morally justified? Affirmative action is defined as the effort to improve...

    Affirmative action, Black people, Discrimination 1755  Words | 5  Pages

  • Revenge, is it morally justified? Refers to The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas

    bombed Pearl Harbor the U.S government gave an order to bomb Hiroshima and Nagasaki as revenge. Kings and dictators also take revenge by invading other...

    Edmond Dantès, Human, KILL 1007  Words | 3  Pages

  • Unjust Laws

    Are we morally obliged to obey even unjust laws? Think about what this means. This means that laws, regardless of...

    Civil disobedience, Direct action, Henry David Thoreau 1740  Words | 4  Pages

  • Is It Always Right to Break the Law

    Essay: Do you respect the law? Is it ever right to break the law? Throughout the world today, all citizens have a...

    Human rights, Husband, Justice 984  Words | 3  Pages

  • Law and Morality

    Law and Morality It is not an everyday occurrence that someone must decide the fate of another's life. The dilemma of making a decision that...

    Decision making, Decision making software, Decision theory 2156  Words | 6  Pages

  • Genetic Engineering Is Ethically Justified

    Genetic Engineering is Ethically Justified. Discuss (10) Christians have what the secular world does not have: infallible and unchanging...

    DNA, Francis Crick, Gene 896  Words | 2  Pages

  • Is Torture Justified

    Is torture ever justified? This question response automatically comes the way one may perceive torture or defines torture’s meaning. In a...

    Black people, Emmett Till, Human 1600  Words | 4  Pages

  • Laws That Protect Citezens From Themselves Are Not Justified.

    as for me give me liberty or give me death."� So, when government makes laws that breech our individualism, our privacy, and our liberty,...

    Individual, Liberalism, Political philosophy 840  Words | 3  Pages

  • Is Violence ever justified

    Is violence ever justified? The debate about the use of violence has been on going for the last decade. Violence, the act of causing...

    Al-Qaeda, Bin Laden family, Capital punishment 1043  Words | 3  Pages

  • What Law Is

    possible to capture what law is? It is possible to capture what law is from a standpoint independent of its content by...

    Jurisprudence, Law, Legal positivism 1736  Words | 4  Pages

  • Morally and Ethically

    Morally: Since rationalism is based on using our mind to make reasonable judgment, I think what has happened about the leaking of...

    Classified information, Classified information in the United States, Ethics 995  Words | 2  Pages

  • Law and Criminality

    Law and Criminality Law is an...

    Common law, Crime, Criminal justice 2025  Words | 6  Pages

  • Why We Need Laws

    The American Heritage Dictionary defines law as “a rule of conduct or procedure established by custom, agreement, or authority.”...

    Crime, Law, Moral 1539  Words | 4  Pages

  • Can Torture Ever Be Morally Justified?

    decision of the House of Lords in A(FC) v. Secretary of State for the Home Department [2005] UKHL 71 and the article by W.L. Twining and P.E. Twining...

    Capital punishment, Ethics, Jeremy Bentham 3163  Words | 9  Pages

  • Is Active Euthanasia Ever Justified?

    Edwards Whilst the issue of active euthanasia (or assisted suicide) raises a number of arguments, for and against, the dilemma faced by doctors, parents,...

    Core issues in ethics, Death, Euthanasia 2455  Words | 7  Pages

  • Law vs. morality

    Law vs. Morality Law is a system of rules which a particular country or community recognizes as regulating the...

    Ethics, Human, Law 731  Words | 3  Pages

  • St. Thomas Aquinas: the Human Law and Natural Law Debate

    The Human Law and Natural Law Debate Heather Saunders 250583261 Thomistic Philosophy 2214 Dr. Fox March 21, 2012 The...

    Aristotle, Human, Law 1517  Words | 4  Pages

  • "Mortal Law Verses Divine Law"-- In the play Antigone, there is a clear conflict between the written law made by the king, and the higher law, dictated by the religious beliefs of the time.

    Mortal Law Verses Divine Law Laws were just as important to ancient societies as they are today, keeping an...

    Antigone, Black-and-white films, Guilt 1038  Words | 3  Pages

  • Unjust Laws and Civil Disobedience

    form of protest in which protestors deliberately violate a law. Classically, they violate the law they are protesting, such as...

    Civil disobedience, Henry David Thoreau, Jurisprudence 1979  Words | 5  Pages

  • Is the New Policy on Steroid Testing in Major League Baseball Morally Justified?

    The new drug policy issued recently by Major League Baseball regarding steroid use is justified in my opinion (morally would...

    Anabolic steroid, Baseball, Drug 936  Words | 3  Pages

  • How Can the American Legal System, Which Is so Devoted to Protecting Individual Rights, Justify Itself Morally If It Jeopardizes, Through Its Own Rules, the Right of Law-Abiding Citizens to Personal Peace and Security

    which is so devoted to protecting individual rights, justify itself morally if it jeopardizes, through its own rules, the right of...

    Common law, Federal government of the United States, Law 549  Words | 3  Pages

  • Is Any Killing Justified ?

    killing is morally justified, my outlook on this topic is no, no killing is ever really justified. As a believer in...

    Albatross, Capital punishment, Human 908  Words | 3  Pages

  • Can Society Exist Without Law

    EXIST WITHOUT LAW The question whether society can exist without law is somewhat an interesting question, because depending...

    Aesthetics, Ethics, Human 869  Words | 3  Pages

  • Theory of Natural Law According to Thomas Aquinas

     Theory of Natural Law According to Thomas Aquinas The natural law is a moral theory that is said to be written on the hearts...

    Aristotle, Human rights, Metaphysics 1112  Words | 3  Pages

  • Breaking the Chain

    Breaking the chain Breaking the chain (or novus actus interveniens, literally "new act intervening") refers in English...

    Causality, Complaint, Defendant 2064  Words | 5  Pages

  • "The Law Is the Law": an Analysis of Law and Justice in Antigone and Trifles

    "The law is the law": An analysis of law and justice in Antigone and Trifles Néstor Díaz Dr. Rosa Vallejo...

    Antigone, Justice, Law 1622  Words | 5  Pages

  • Self-Defense Law

    LIU Post | Self-Defense Law | A WSJ Article by Joe Palazzolo and Rob Barry | | Robert Hallam | 4/1/2012 |...

    Bodily harm, Castle Doctrine in the United States, Deadly force 1073  Words | 3  Pages

  • Can War Ever Be Justified

    Can war ever be justified? War is an inevitable part of the history of humankind. Unlike natural happenings, war is an action of people...

    Jus ad bellum, Just War, Laws of war 929  Words | 3  Pages

  • Enhanced Interrogation is Justified

    Enhanced Interrogation is Justified By: Nathan Ciatti English III 4A March 2, 2015 Throughout the past century,...

    Enhanced interrogation techniques, Guantanamo Bay detention camp, Interrogation 1493  Words | 7  Pages

  • Criminal Law

    ‘the behaviour in question is sufficiently serious to warrant intervention by the criminal law’ should be considered before the creation of new...

    Civil liberties, Crime, European Convention on Human Rights 1289  Words | 4  Pages

  • Cost Justified

    Case Study: Cost Justified Managers face many challenges in the day to Day...

    Business ethics, Categorical imperative, Decision making 866  Words | 3  Pages

  • bad law

    Bad Law/Lawyers Introduction: Law is a term which does not have a universally accepted definition, but one definition...

    Attorney at law, Bar association, Barratry 1730  Words | 4  Pages

  • An Analysis of Plato's Laws

    Socrates asks whether an individual is ever justified in disobeying the law. Since much of Plato’s work is written in the form...

    Common law, Epinomis, Justice 1602  Words | 4  Pages

  • Moral or Civil Law? - Comparative Essay

    Moral or Civil Law? Saad Zaghlul Pasha, Mahatma Ghandi, Martin Luther King Jr., Henry David Thoreau, all are exemplary practitioners and...

    Civil disobedience, Henry David Thoreau, Law 945  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Law of Human Nature

    In a subjective sense, what is “right” and what is “wrong” appear to be definite. Many abide by “the law of human nature,” with the notion that...

    Ethics, KILL, Moral 920  Words | 3  Pages

  • laws

    Problem 1 Issue1 Is the La Rochelle website, including the slogan, protected by copyright law? Law Copyright...

    Copyright, Expression, Fair dealing 591  Words | 3  Pages

  • Was the policy of appeasement justified?

    question. Some historians say that the appeasement wasn't justified and that Chamberlain was a weak person while of the other hand some say...

    Adolf Hitler, Germany, League of Nations 799  Words | 3  Pages

  • law

    Florence Low Poh Geok Program / Intake: BCom27 Module: Commercial Law Lecturer: Daniel Theyagu Student ID: 32736209 Program Manager: Hazel...

    Breach of contract, Contract, Contract law 2179  Words | 13  Pages

  • About the Law

    Discuss the connection between natural law theory and fundamental human rights as articulated in Commonwealth Caribbean constitutions. (Dec....

    Human rights, Law, Liberalism 2172  Words | 6  Pages

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