I do not recall that I was sentenced
to listen to the insults of every low-born boor who chanced to admire me.
He was innocent of the crime for which he was sentenced
But shortly afterwards both Androcles and the Lion were captured, and the slave was sentenced
to be thrown to the Lion, after the latter had been kept without food for several days.
Pinocchio is robbed of his gold pieces and, in punishment, is sentenced
to four months in prison
47) The district judge instead sentenced
Kimbrough to the mandatory minimum sentence of fifteen years, in part because he disagreed with the 100-to-one ratio, and he noted in his opinion that the case exemplified the "disproportionate and unjust effect that crack cocaine guidelines have in sentencing.
despite the fact that each year the number of defendants sentenced
He has been sentenced
to seven years; Stuart Tong, 36, from Cardiff, pleaded guilty to 10 offences of possession and supplying class A drugs, including heroin and crack cocaine and was sentenced
to six years and four years, to run concurrently; Leon Smith, 25, from Cardiff, pleaded guilty to eight offences of possessing and supplying crack cocaine and heroin and was sentenced
to six years imprisonment; Sasha Almasian, 30, from Cardiff, admitted three charges of supplying heroin and was sentenced
to five years in jail; Lawrence Deacon, 44, from Cardiff, admitted six offences, including supplying heroin, and making threats to kill.
A record 140,610 individuals are sentenced
to life, 6,807 of whom were juveniles at the time of the crime.
Three more members of the Vineland Boys -- including its ``enforcer'' -- were sentenced
Tuesday in the federal racketeering case against the notorious street gang linked to drug dealing and the shooting death of a Burbank police officer.
The chief judge demanded he be sentenced
to death instead.
The implementation of the Youth Criminal Justice Act has resulted in a decline in the average number of young people aged 12 to 17 in sentenced
custody and on probation, the Centre for Justice Statistics reports.
In Florida, for example, anyone aged 16 or older who commits murder is sentenced
to mandatory life in prison without parole.
In the well-publicized Gwen Araujo case, two men were convicted of second-degree murder and each sentenced
to 15 years to life in prison after a California jury refused to buy their "transgender panic" defense that they killed the teen in October 2002 due to the shock of discovering that she was biologically male.
that defendants are sentenced
based on other alleged offenses for which
LAST NOVEMBER Weldon Angelos, a 24-year-old record company executive with no prior convictions, was sentenced
to 55 years in federal prison for selling a pound and a half of marijuana to an informant.