Jefferson did NOT write a law. Jefferson wrote a BILL. The BILL was never adopted.<quoted text>
1) A bill has different denominations e.g.$100,$1000 :D
2) Now son, you shall surely continue in your IGNORANCE if you FAIL to read with understanding. I shall REPEAT my ORIGINAL quote for your benefit and for those at your level.
My quote, "Jefferson in 1779 " wrote a LAW in VIRGINIA which contained a PUNISHMENT of CASTRATION for men who engage in SODOMY"
3) Tell me why members of your community did NOT protest such a LAW given that the LAW was unconstitutional? Why the inactivity of your community?
This lack of protest, is it because they got a SEXUAL high from being CASTRATED?
"The proportionality bill, by contrast, has been largely ignored by historians. It did not
Drubber, M.D. "'“An Extraordinarily Beautiful Document': Jefferson’s Bill for Proportioning Crimes and Punishments and the Challenge of Republican Punishment." pg. 19 http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm... (retrieved 7/21/14).
You have to stop believing everything you read of the web and start doing some cite checking before you post something.