Originally Posted by mschaffer66
That seems like a hard thing to deal with.
Who wants a convicted felon working for them? Would you want the convicted thief guy coming into your house to do work?
But on the other hand if they don't get some sort of gainful employment they will go straight back to crime even if they did learn a lesson. Self preservation is greater than all...
I don't want a their working in my house, but if he can't prove he learned his lesson by getting ajob and working he'll be forced to go right back to stealing to put food on the table no?
This is how we breed career criminals.
On the other hand, I'd be more willing to work with a theif than a rapist. It's definitely a touchy subject.
Are they unchangeable, or can we help them change by changing our perception of them after they have served their time?