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

  • Can breaking the law ever be justified?

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

    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...

    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

  • 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

  • Breaking the Law

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

    617 Words | 2 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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...

    1112 Words | 3 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...

    1622 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • War on Iraq Was Not Justified

    " War on iraq was not justified" The 2003 Iraq War lasted less than three weeks. It began in the early morning hours of March 20, when...

    2003 invasion of Iraq, George W. Bush, Gulf War 1560 Words | 4 Pages

  • Is Abortion Morally Justified

    Is abortion morally justifiable? The issue concerning abortion is considered to divide many individuals, it tends to be fought over the...

    Abortion, Childbirth, Fertility 409 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Death Penalty Is It Justified

    Is the death penalty a service that is justified and valid form punishment? One would say there are two arguments to this...

    Capital punishment, Capital punishment in the United States, Convention on the Rights of the Child 1827 Words | 5 Pages

  • Why Anti-Bullying Laws Don't Work

    one thing no state or government can do, no matter how good it is, is to make its citizens morally virtuous." Laws made by the...

    Aggression, Bullying, English-language films 1012 Words | 3 Pages

  • Were the American Colonists Justified in Waging War and Breaking Away from Britain ?

    11/20/12 Mr.Jones U.S HIST....

    American Revolution, American Revolutionary War, French and Indian War 459 Words | 2 Pages

  • Is the Death Penalty Justified?

    Is the Death Penalty Justified? Jessica Valentine PHI 103 Informal Logic Professor Stephen Carter March 20, 2012 Is the Death Penalty...

    Capital punishment, Capital punishment in the United States, Crime 1824 Words | 5 Pages

  • Why We Should Obey the Law

    the law and why some do not: background, financial stability, education; they all affect the decisions that people make such as talking on the...

    Black-and-white films, Common law, Ethics 732 Words | 3 Pages

  • Role of Law

    The Role and Functions of Law in Business and Society Introduction Law plays a significant role in the successful operation...

    Administrative law, Constitution, Government 556 Words | 3 Pages

  • Abortion is Morally Wrong

    Is Abortion Morally Wrong? Abortion is the intended termination of a human pregnancy, many think that it is morally wrong in...

    1320 Words | 4 Pages

  • war can never be justified, discuss

    War can never be justified. Discuss War. One of the most destructive and futile thing on our planet, yet the ambition of war is usually to...

    1410 Words | 4 Pages

  • Was the Death of Socrates Justified?

    Sara Ryan PHIL 150-03 First Response Paper February 20, 2012 Was the Death of Socrates Justified? The life and death of Socrates is...

    Capital punishment, Plato, Stoning 1298 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Adventures of Huckelberry Finn: The Deliberate Writing Style

    usage of slang establishes Huck as a mostly uneducated, rural person. However, despite his lack of education, Huck understands the importance of friendship,...

    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Ethics, Mark Twain 836 Words | 3 Pages

  • Consent Is Thought to Be Morally Transformative of People's Conduct Toward Each Other. Where Sex Is Concerned, It Is All but Universally Regarded as Necessary to Make Sexual Conduct Legitimate. but the Question Is Then,

    2. Consent is thought to be morally transformative of people's conduct toward each other. Where sex is concerned, it is all but universally...

    Age of consent, Criminal law, Human sexual behavior 1418 Words | 4 Pages

  • Law Fault

    Fault Under the English law individual liability is based liability on the concept of blameworthiness. The oxford English dictionary...

    Common law, Criminal law, Duty of care 2441 Words | 6 Pages

  • Business Law

    Role and Functions of Law Paper | Resource: Case Brief Cipollone v. Liggett Group, Inc., et al. in Ch. 2, section 2-6, “Commerce Powers,” of...

    Common law, Law, Law of the United States 1980 Words | 6 Pages

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