Sources: NPR, CBS News
quote: How is the insanity defence in this case unacceptable? Are you willing to argue this person, who killed 12 and wounded so much more in an attempt "just to kill more then brevik", can be sane in any shape manner or form?
quote: And how is putting this guy down any justice to the victems hmm? He doesn't feel sorry because he doesn't know how to.
quote: And hey, when you're already using truth serums might as well give them sedatives. He is a crazy mass murderer after all, better make sure he can't do anything including defending himself. That goes for those agressive prisoners too. Scumbags like him surely don't deserve a lawyer either, you said it yourself there's no question he did it. Hell why are we even bothering with a trail, we should've just sent a drone strike on the theatre while he was shooting!
quote: I'd rather we didn't have capital punishment at all
quote: It's a sign he wasn't suffering from temporary insanity at the time of the slaughter but rather, insanity for a period of time before it too.
quote: At the same time we need a competent shrink in there studying the guy so we can learn more about what makes him tick with the hope this information can be useful in the future.