unpardoning


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unpardoning

(ʌnˈpɑːdənɪŋ)
adj
not forgiving
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In all account of the inmates' debate on capital punishment written for the monthly newspaper, The Colony, Malcolm X offers a practical assessment of the death penalty's deterrent value from a prisoner's point of view: "Such actual deterrence can only result from mandatory death penalties, almost perfect detective forces, incorruptible police and judiciary, juries unswayed by human emotions and a stern unpardoning police.