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our roads may be golden, or broken, or lost ([personal profile] alexseanchai) wrote2010-10-16 11:27

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*blinks at NYT email summary*

Two sisters serving life sentences for an $11 robbery [...]

The fuck happened to the amendment prohibiting excessive, cruel, or unusual punishment?
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[personal profile] geeksdoitbetter 2010-10-16 16:20 (UTC)(link)
"If not released, Jamie Scott will probably die in prison.”

it's always been fascinating to me how strongly folks feel about "dying in prison"
too_rational: (Slytherin Shut Up)

[personal profile] too_rational 2010-10-16 20:08 (UTC)(link)
Wait, what?! *in shock*

This is... mind-bogglingly idiotic. WHAT!?
too_rational: (Slytherin Shut Up)

[personal profile] too_rational 2010-10-16 20:25 (UTC)(link)
I read it, it's horrible. Just... I have no words.
meret: (50ftwoman)

[personal profile] meret 2010-11-06 17:55 (UTC)(link)
That is appalling. Thanks for the info. I hadn't head about this.