Delving into Meletus’ purpose in court, Socrates’ first offense is identified as corrupting the youth (Apology 27). If the morals and values of young children are being warped or damaged, it would take more than one source to completely alter their own personal ideas. Socrates believ...
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...cquitted me” (Apology 38). Justice would have been the thirty men that voted differently to liberate Socrates. This is not a large or small problem, but rather an issue concerning the treatment of people. It is the treatment of an elder man with ample wisdom and intellect. Socrates is a man who should have been found innocent and acquitted through truth and justice in the court of law.
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Plato. The Trial and Death of Socrates. Trans. G.M.A. Grube. Rev. Cooper, John M. 3rd ed. Indianapolis: Hackett, 2000. Print.
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