Judge's view: Judges do ‘throw the book’ at convicts — the book of Minnesota laws
Published 09/11/2011, Duluth News Tribune
Why in the world did the judge give the defendant only 27 months in prison? Why not throw the book at the defendant and let him sit in prison for 10 years? These questions are commonly asked when people read in the media that someone has been sentenced after conviction for a particular crime.Word count: 516
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