Dan74 wrote:Steve, an article based on a report of a person with severe psychiatric problems who has admitted times when she didn't know what the truth was, is not really worth the time and energy, is it?
Sorry just checked her background. But please check other links also. Illuminati, chip implanted in your head, etc.
As for your question, my understanding is that the fruits of kamma largely depend on one's intention. If the intention to harm, etc was not there, then one is not directly culpable. There may be some responsibility for recklessness, negligence or other omissions.
If your brain is re-conditioned through torture, etc. does it count? He will become a 'new' human being I guess?