The Paradigm Of An Epicurean Legal System
The paradigm of the legal systems of christian societies is unfortunately biased in favor of the evil doers, because real justice is yielded to a god and to the afterlife.
A legal system based upon the Epicurean paradigm of not harming and not be harmed should focus on preventing and protecthing the innocent from being harmed.
I have written more about this as a reply to a blog post about who is in jail. To avoid double posting, here is the link:http://www.atheistnexus.org/profiles/blogs/21sat-centry-american-sl...