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if u heard about the hijacked plane in jamaica ...

i seen that they said the person who hijacked it was 'mentally challanged' so if he was retarded , do u think they'll give him the lightest sentece possible?

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Asked by Anonymous at 9:24 PM on Apr. 20, 2009 in Politics & Current Events

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  • Could you have a little bit of respect on the whole RETARD word please?!?!?! mentally challanged is better.... Thank you.. no he will be treated just the same i believe....

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:37 PM on Apr. 20, 2009

  • i doubt hell be treated as if it was you or me ... they'll have sympathy and just let it go ... its sad ..

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:41 PM on Apr. 20, 2009

  • That depends. They will naturally do a lot of testing to see to what degree he is considered "mentally challenged". Just because he has a form of disability, doesn't mean he didn't know what he was doing, nor does it mean he will get a lighter sentence. We'll just have to wait and see......

    Answer by sweetsea07 at 9:42 PM on Apr. 20, 2009

  • i heard the end of it on the news that noone was hurt what exactly happened?

    Answer by mommy5409 at 9:52 PM on Apr. 20, 2009

  • i didnt get to see it , i only read the highlights on hln ... and it hasnt been back on ... hurt or not he needs to pay for what he did , normal or not anyone should

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:58 PM on Apr. 20, 2009

  • well..."retarded" is a highly offensive word OP.... but to answer the question... he should be charged like anyone else... he couldn't be that messed up if he could highjack a plane... and seriously...if a challenged person could do something like this...whats that say about the security??

    Answer by JuLiAnSmOmMy317 at 12:33 AM on Apr. 21, 2009

  • Uh, nice choice of words there OP.. Anyway- it depends honestly of how severe his mentally handicapness is. There are people that are considered mentally handicapped that can live their lives just as anyone else can. If he had the mentality to comprehend how to hijack a plane and what that means, he was probably just mildly handicapped. And no, he shouldnt deserve any lesser of a sentence. It seems like he knew what he was doing.

    Answer by BEXi at 10:40 AM on Apr. 21, 2009

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