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  •  So if someone grabs your wallet (0+ / 0-)

    out of your hand and walks away, that's it for you? No chase at all, just let 'em go? That's your right, I suppose. It's one thing to not care if someone steals your things. But don't you feel a responsibility to society, to do your part as a citizen by helping to take criminals off the streets? When you don't give chase, you are basically allowing the thief to go on to his next victim. I think there's a real moral issue there.

    •  You are trying to draw analogies that simply (1+ / 0-)
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      don't apply.  Let's say the person who snatched your wallet had held you up at gun/knife point.  You're really going to give chase???  It's a societal duty of us all to give chase???  After all, what's a life next to $20 and having to get a replacement driver's license?

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