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Old 10-08-2012, 21:41   #109
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Originally Posted by Patchman View Post
And if a child crossing the street gets hit by a drunk driver, the parents should be responsible because the parents didn't teach the child how to cross the street correctly?

Or if the child turns out to be a really bad person and kills some one, then the parents should charged with murder for bad parenting?

Your child drinks and gets into a DWI accident, killing someone, you should be charged with murder?
Red herrings all, in each instance above someone else is much more directly responsible than the parent (i.e. the drunk driver in the first scenario or the child themself in the second and third).
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