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Research the role of DNA in freeing people who have been wrongly convicted. How many prisoners on death row have been freed by DNA evidence showing they could not have committed the crime? How can a man be compensated for spending ten years or more in prison for a crime he did not commit? How can such mistakes be avoided in the future?

On the evidence of The Count of Monte Cristo, is there justice in the world? For everyone, or just for some? If there is such a thing as innocent suffering, how could that be reconciled with the existence of a God who is love as well as justice?

Write a paragraph describing the wrongs committed by each of Monte Cristo's three main enemies. Who committed the worst crimes? Was the punishment each man received related to the nature of his crime? Were the...

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