While I realize he is just addressing a common "often controversial" topic, His fundamental logic is flawed that a fully developed crime and punishment system in game is the answer to more people playing in open.
I mean there is even a cmdr in the comments section that says no amount of punishment or penalty will keep him from killing commanders. Why would I want to deal with that? Because its fun for him?
I don't play in Mobius because of what happens to a player when he kills me!
I play in Mobius because of what happens to ME when a player kills me.
I want a fun, relaxing space simulation to enjoy with like minded cmdrs. Why is that so difficult for some people to comprehend?
Oh well. Good thing for us those people don't make the rules!
Fly safe cmdrs.