RE: Steem Consensus Witness Statement : Hardfork 0.23 (Codename: New Steem)
Here are witnesses on record as respecting the sanctity of private property:
If they run this hardfork then consider their word unreliable.
There are many misdeeds alleged of varying severity and a group of accounts who are being punished equally via funds forfeiture. Even if these wallet holders are guilty, one-size-fits-all punishment is not the way just leaders behave.