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10-10-2012, 04:19 PM
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StringerBell
 
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Originally Posted by Scurr View Post
That's just another example of someone trying to justify what they've done imo. Agree to disagree.
All I'm trying to illustrate is that you can knowingly cause outcomes without intending to cause those outcomes. But sure, agree to disagree.

For further reading, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Principle_of_double_effect

Although by following the doctrine of double effect one would almost assuredly be forced to outlaw all physicality from sports. It should however provide new avenues of thought to explore the concept.

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