Thursday, January 24, 2008

Nice manners, babe.

Laughing jailhouse phone call gets woman tough sentence

TUCSON, Arizona (AP) -- A judge sentenced a woman to nearly the maximum prison term for negligent homicide after hearing a recorded jail conversation in which she made light of the bicyclist she killed.

..."an acquaintance believed she should get a medal and a parade because she had 'taken out' a 'tree hugger, a bicyclist, a Frenchman and a gay guy all in one shot.'".

Well, what I wanted to...uh...say...was...

I mean...


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At 1/25/2008 6:42 AM, Blogger Icon O. Classt said...

Odd that—with a repeat DUI offender who finally KILLS someone, then callously mocks the victim and ends up with less than the maximum penalty—the press chooses to classify the sentence handed down as "tough". WTF?


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