Who Is Responsible

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Mark Jenkings
Professor Renee Spraggins
BEHS 453
February 12, 2015
Case Study 2
Who Is Responsible

Ron was definitely on the right track after buying a pair of slacks from JC Penny’s because he was heading straight home. Also, he was kind of on the wrong track because instead of putting the bag in the trunk, he threw it in the back seat making it visible to the public if he was to pull over at the store or anywhere else. In this case, he did pull over at the store and someone happened to see a bag in the back seat and broke into his car. I wouldn’t give Ron 100% blame in this incident because in life things happen and he didn’t ask for anyone to break into his car. On the other hand, he should have put the bag in his trunk from the beginning and went straight home. Even if he didn’t go straight home, if the bag was in his trunk the robber possibly wouldn’t have stolen the bag. I give Ron 60% responsibility for his actions.
In Bobby’s situation, he was specifically told by his parents on his day off of school to stay home and do not go anywhere. His first mistake was not listening to his parents and by going in his mother’s drawer and stealing money. Bobby is only 12 years old leaving the house not supervised he was definitely at risk. His intentions were pretty good by getting ready to treat Andy and Joey to the theatre but there’s a saying that people say and that’s “what goes around comes around”. By Bobby stealing money from his mom, the tables turned around quickly and he was mugged for his money and beat up. Even though he didn’t ask for this to happen to him, he still has partial responsibility for this happening because he should have been in the house. I give Bobby 10% responsibility for his actions.
Personally for me, I always look at any situation where I could have done something differently or improve the situation before hand.…...

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