Euthyphro's Sense Of Justice Essay

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“What good is the law if it prevents me from serving justice” is a feeling Judah has in his situation. He is in a complicated circumstance, where his mistress wants to expose his infidelity to his wife and he is trying to find any way to stop her. Judah’s sense of justice is selfish, he knows he has committed infidelity and rather than face the consequences he feels that his situation is unjust. His view of Justice is similar to the situation when Socrates asks Euthyphro what is piety, Euthyphro answers “doing what I’m doing”. Both Euthyphro’s sense of piety and Judah’s sense of justice are both similarly conceited, they both answer to inflate their ego as they see themselves as being in the right in each of their circumstances. What makes

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