Exodus 21:16 says that if anyone kidnaps a person and attempts to sell him, or treats him as a slave, that person should be put to death.?

If a modern police officer arrests a person without cause, and that person is proven to be innocent, what punishment should the police officer get?

Hint: there were no police in the Old Testament.

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  • Foofa
    Lv 7
    7 months ago

    When the police start selling arrestees into slavery you might have a case.

    • Mindy Sue
      Lv 5
      7 months agoReport

      If prisoners aren't slaves I'm not sure what they are.

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  • 7 months ago

    Hint: The officer DOES NOT attempt to sell or enslave the person arrested.

    Note: The Bible allows for trials, which INHERENTLY suggests that the accused may not always be guilty.

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