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  •  the sentence is outrageous, and the judge (3+ / 0-)
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    drmah, bastrop, OldDragon

    needs to be removed.

    Having said that, I can somewhat understand the argument that teens of 15 these days are far, far from Wally Cleaver or "Princess" from Father Knows Best.

    Does that justify the leniency of this sentence?  No.

    I know teachers who have been threatened by their students, and told to their face by young teens that they can get them fired in a heartbeat with the right accusation.

    The landscape is so different today than it was 40 years ago as to be unrecognizable.

    Through early morning fog I see visions of the things to be the pains that are withheld for me I realize and I can see...

    by Keith930 on Wed Aug 28, 2013 at 03:35:44 PM PDT

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