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The whole ghastly business
of hanging is an affront to the
conscience of a civilised nation.
It is a pagan rite, based on the
un-Christian belief of "an eye
for an eye and a tooth for a
Every time you, as a tax-
payer, help to pay the hang-
man's fees, you are breaking
the sixth Commandment:
"Thou shall not kill."