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While related, law and ethics are not the same. The law establishes what individuals MUST do, while ethics describes what individuals SHOULD do. What this means is that some things viewed as immoral may in fact not be illegal, and some illegal activities may not necessarily be immoral.

For this discussion, pick one of the topics below and explain whether or not you think it’s immoral, and then whether or not you think it should be illegal. Make sure to fully explain and support your answer.

  • Gambling with friends at work
  • Using marijuana at a party
  • Obtaining an abortion
  • Marketing sugary drinks to children

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School: UC Berkeley


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Marketing sugary drinks to children is immortal and should be made illegal in the
country. From a utilitarianism theory point of view which holds that an action is right if it
maximizes happiness or pleasure to the greatest number of people, marketing sugary drinks is
immortal because it has huge negative consequences to children who are the majority (Murphy et
al, 2016). Utilitarianism theory al...

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