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Good Samaritan Law Vs Good Samaritans

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In the U.S. there is no law requiring someone to come to the aid of another person or to help them in a time of distress. The two articles, “If Decency Doesn’t, Law Should Make Us Samaritans” and “Good Samaritans U.S.A. Are Afraid to Act” shine a light on the controversial topic: The Good Samaritan Law. Although the writers of both articles are talking about the same topic, they both have different opinions. In the first article, the writer believes that America should have a Good Samaritan Law and as Americans we should be ashamed of not having such a law. In the second article, the writer believes that Americans are scared to come to the aid of someone because they fear for their safety and the risk of being sued. In “If Decency Doesn’t,
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