Interesting idea: Judge imposes eye-for-eye sentences for young, minor criminals

A Judge in Ohio claims these type of sentences strike minor criminals in the conscience; reduce recidivism rates; and prevent young, minor offenders from being laden with permanent criminal records.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/06/01/judge-orders-walk-30-miles-skip-cab-fare_n_7486818.html

 

Written by Michael Keenan, associate attorney at Hinman, Howard & Kattell, LLP.  To contact Mr. Keenan directly please email him at mkeenan@hhk.com or by telephone at 607-723-5341.

Recent Entries

©2017 HH&K Contact Us: 80 Exchange Street, P.O. Box 5250, Binghamton NY 13902-5250 | 607-723-5341 Terms of Use | Privacy Policy

ATTORNEY ADVERTISING  Prior Results Do not Guarantee a Similar Outcome