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Mauzilkree

24.07.2019 at 10:12 pm
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The case of Dudley and Stephens is a landmark British case from , still studied today as an example of common law and the legal defense of “necessity.”. Basically, four sailors were stranded at sea without food or water. Dudley and Stephens proposed that, in order for some of them to survive, someone needed to be sacrificed for the greater good.

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