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Voting for Barbaric Sentences: California’s Proposition 184 (1994)

Crimes which provoke outrage often lead to demands for draconian punishments from the public. This has been true down the ages. For example 18th century England had an extreme criminal code, more draconian and less humane than even the most rabid Californian demanded in Proposition 184*. 559 more words


Rick Ross arrested on misdemeanour marijuana charge


Rick Ross may call himself the boss but that doesn’t mean he’s above the law. The rapper was arrested on Wednesday 10 June on a misdemeanour marijuana possession charge in Georgia, according to both Billboard and local Atlanta news station WSB-TV. 144 more words

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Run Forrest, Run!

Dear Mum,

Deanne took Joshua to kindy this morning so I spent a while looking at my emails and following up job adverts. Then, true to my word, I got my shorts, t-shirt and trainers on and went out the house to run (and maybe walk, a little bit) around the lake. 403 more words


President Rule?

Speculations are rife in the national capital that the Centre was planning to bring Andhra Pradesh under President’s rule. According to sources, the party high command is unhappy with Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy. 12 more words

How to be naughty

How to be naughty

People often tell me I’m naughty well I tell myself I’m naughty and I often tell people they are naughty and that they should be put on the naughty step… 289 more words


Christmas Misdemeanour

You be the judge of who was worse: Elf or the dozen Santa’s brawling in New York.

Exhibit 1: Elf Rips into the Christmas Presents Early… 59 more words