Crime and punishment (Buddhism)

1

Why is criminal behaviour the result of free choice?

2

As an act of punishment, what is reformation?

3

As an act of punishment, what is retribution?

4

How does prison act as a protection for society?

5

What is capital punishment?

6

Which Precept is broken if a Buddhist murders someone?

7

Why do Buddhists believe that people who commit violent crimes perform bad actions?

8

What crime may see a Buddhist go against the teaching in the Eighfold Path concerning "right speech"?

9

What does samsara mean?

10

What do Buddhists believe is the most important aim of punishment?