As a general rule, an individual has no duty to come to the aid of another.
You may have heard about that story of five teenage boys standing by, video taping, mocking and laughing as a 31 year old man drowned in a pond. The boys posted the video online. The victims sister found the video several days after her brother went missing. The story is here -
Now, I come to find out that there's nothing really these boys can be charged with for their cold, heartless, inaction.
What the ? We need laws to force people to do something humane? Who raises animals like these? What can be done to ensure it doesn't happen again?