Any a-political person who cares about criminal justice reform would be opposed to locking up a senior citizen for several years because they lied to a cop. Fortunately justice was done to rectify the disproportionate sentence.
Aka "Hey I know I'm in the wrong and I have no good argument so here's a straw man!"
Nobody is saying that Stone should not be punished. It’s just that a multi-year sentence of incarceration for lying is way out of whack. No other properly civilized country would hand down a sentence like that.
We all know it. But politics won’t allow many to admit it.
Well, actually the oompa loompa said pretty much exactly that by commuting his sentence. The president of law and order my ass, unless he's the president making a mockery of law and order
But hey, you want to smoke a bit of pot, or sell a bit to you friends, you're f*cked. Actively lying in an investigation regarding election tampering seems a bit bigger than that...
Oklahoma mother of four Patricia Spottedcrow learned firsthand how a small-time pot bust can completely derail an offender’s life. A $31 pot sale got her a stunning 12-year prison sentence. In the two years she has been incarcerated, she has seen her children only twice. What’s more, her good behavior behind bars, including completing her GED and other self-improvement programs, has not reduced the confusing back-and-forth from the Pardon and Parole Board.A judge recently reduced Spottedcrow’s sentence to eight years, because “she needs more time to prepare and mature.
As everything with Trump supporters, it's not about America anymore. It's about winning and "owning the libs," which is why Republicans are finally turning on him and Moscow Mitch. Who cares about committing treason as long as you're winning right? Can't wait to revisit this in November.