It is morally problematic to torture a potential kidnapper to find the…
It is morally problematic to torture a potential kidnapper to find the location of a missing child
They should not be able to put harm onto someone else without their choice.
Child should make choice
Are the old enough and developed to make choice
Court protects the child
Protection of vurnerable
Should't force ideas on another
Are we blocking religion
Should we block young circumcision
Freedom of choice
how can we decide who lives the good life?
Should be able to choose unless causing child significant harm
Court is not the nanny but steps in when parents step in once parent stops being reasonable
What is not reasonable?
Bad parents if choose for death of children
Don't practice unconditional love
What signal does it send by making something like that Illegal?
What is parental love?
Primal and visceral
Parents must act dutifully and take responsibility for children
Parental rights to control a child do not exist for the benefit of the parents - exist for the benefit of the child
Jusified only if enable parent to preform duties toward the child
Should override when there is a real risk of harm