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  • get me may be used to get you, and the governmet that is not strong enough to protect all its citizens ought not to live upon the face of this earth." * * * Prisons should become curative institutions for the mentally ill, just as hospitals were the curative institutions for the physically ill. If an indidual who had commited a major cirme could be completely cured by psysical treatment of the illness that had cause the crime, he should be ret... more
    get me may be used to get you, and the governmet that is not strong enough to protect all its citizens ought not to live upon the face of this earth." * * * Prisons should become curative institutions for the mentally ill, just as hospitals were the curative institutions for the physically ill. If an indidual who had commited a major cirme could be completely cured by psysical treatment of the illness that had cause the crime, he should be returned to his family and society when it was entirely safe to do so. However, if another man commited only a minor crime but it was found that there was no way to cure his mental disease, even after yrs of scientific and medical treatment, then that man should be kept away from society all the days of his life. This would be true justicel this would be the civilized way to treat individuals who run afoul of the legal structure. * * * "Crime has its cause. Perhaps all crimes do not have the some cause, but they all have some causes. And... less