Originally Posted by Tadao
The point of having him on trial is to show the world we have him and then hang him in front of them. Not show a picture and then remove any trace of his body.
I can see merit in this. Killing him and dropping his corpse in the sea only makes the "lack of evidence is evidence" crowd have ammo. And in this case I am inclined to agree with them, I want to see his dead ass for myself so I know he is dead.