An Aug. 30 letter, "Meaning of Life," criticized our appointed Attorney General John O'Connor.
The writer asked how a person who claims to be pro-life can support the death penalty. What is the difference between killing a newly conceived child in the womb and killing a person who is alive?
There is no comparison; one deals with innocence and the other with guilt.
For those who it matters, Biblical law defines it quite well — one is sin and the other justice.
Millions would find it difficult why such a question would be asked.
Case history shows that neither one is a defense for the other. It's comparing apples and oranges.
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