It is a soldier's responsibility to refuse to follow illegal orders. This is according to the Nuremberg trials after World War II. The judges ruled that merely following orders was not a defense against war crimes charges.
Originally Posted by DiscoBiscuit
I hate when people blame soldiers for the orders they are FORCED to execute.
I'm a little teapot, short and stout. Here is my handle and here is my spout. Every time I steam up, I give a shout. Just tip me over and pour me out.