Mr. Buckley would have hung for several reasons, kidnapping and horse thievery among them.
The young man continued to hone his skills at thievery , and learned to use force when necessary as well.
This kind of thievery , vandalism, individual violence and destruction expresses, not the stress of combat, but an intense hatred directed against an entire people or race.
It's a question that bedevils news managers, as journalists continue to work in danger zones where hostile fire, kidnapping, thievery , and muggings are part of a day's work.
They resort to petty thievery to make a few extra bucks and, by chance, end up videotaping a mob hit that lands them in water over their heads.
Burglary and petty thievery , however, are common.
Such self-deprecation is also expressed in changing views about thievery in Niamey, a subject that arouses particularly intense emotions even though its incidence is actually quite rare.
So you see, the dirty little secret behind his ‘philanthropy’ is that it's the product of thievery .
If people like him are shunned and embarrassed over this kind of legalized thievery often enough, maybe we can put an end to it and redirect some of that money back to shareholders, to whom it properly belongs in the first place.
The idea is to make an example of a few swindlers, in order to divert attention from the pervasive thievery that has come to characterize American ‘free enterprise.’