Letters to the Editor

Give drug pushers death penalty

For decades state legislatures have been negligent in attacking the drug-related industry. There is a Bible verse that says, essentially: Anyone who leads a little one into sin should have a millstone tied about the neck and dumped into the depths of the sea.

State legislatures should copy this idea and add capital punishment to the crime of aiding to the delinquency of a minor. Hence, young adults might be reluctant to use 14 year olds as drug distributors.

Professionals who live in luxury high-rises overlooking the horizon might think twice about making a living from the drug trade if they were facing the punishment of living the rest of their lives on Death Row.

Robert Fournier, Miami