The Sensible Sentencing Trust almost makes a case for having the judging business declared a caper fit for blokes only.
Preferably blokes with no whiff of greenie, leftie or any other namby-pamby leanings.
But Sensible Sentencing falls short of saying this and obviously has opted to pull its punches while preparing a news item headed:
Violent thug deserves four year sentence, not sympathy from a Judge
The news release says Sensible Sentencing wonders why trained Judges seem to find a very simple law hard to follow.
Presumably they mean some judges and moreover they probably mean some modern judges, because blokes like Judge George Jeffreys had no trouble following a simple law, and if they did, they simply resolved the matter by sentencing the defendant to a stiff sentence, often of the life-terminating variety.
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