Libertarian Punishment Theory Questioned. And Answered

From: K Sent: Monday, September 25, 2017 4:15 PM To: Walter Block Subject: Libertarian punishments Dear Mr Block, Since you are an advocate of the libertarian system of punishment, I wonder if you have been following the saga of the Qisas & Diyat laws of Pakistan. Nearly 3 decades ago, Pakistan adopted the traditional Islamic laws of punishment which were originally born in a stateless tribal society. The criminal can now negotiate with his victim to escape state punishment by paying compensation to the victim. The result of these laws has been overwhelmingly negative, especially for vulnerable sections of the … Continue reading Libertarian Punishment Theory Questioned. And Answered