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Judges who Don't Play By the Rules.

Recently, half a million people have seen a youtube video of Penelope Soto being held in contempt and getting 30 days in the jailhouse for 'flipping off the Judge'. This was supposed to have happened during a television arraignment, without Soto actually being present in court before the Judge, while she was at the jail. A thirty day sentence was issued from the bench for contempt, and her 5000$ bail was raised to 10000$ within seconds. Two important aspects of this contempt to remember.

First, and legally important, the Judge did not issue any orders or warnings. And the behavior exhibited happened while this women was in a jail, at a great distance from the jurist in question. Also, Soto had never been arrested before.

Second, this judge is an infamous hothead who instigated a brawl in 1998, while at the state legislature. This happened over school vouchers when the judge assaulted Carlos Valdes.

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While watching the video......

IMO

I felt that the words "audios" did not warrant any fine, but the finger part did. However, the *judge provoked that finger act, and he more than well deserved it.

Since when will we start enforcing the "deep pocket laws?" $5,000 fine for saying audios? Come on! That is EXTORTION plain and simple, caught on camera and it happens all the time in these insaneitutions.

Now we see a good example between us and them. I would never hit anyone that hard for a little tap. But, you tap them, they bust your chops.

But I don't think this is gonna continue to go on much longer. Videos like this getting out are kindeling the peoples rightous rage.....

Because: Some animals are more equal than other animals. -Animal Farm-

What the? > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6MTIwY3_-ks

I guess.....

My whole point to that was most honest, decent people would never even think about charging someone 5 G's just for saying audios, just because of plain moral grounds.

BUT the hard part to believe is there is plenty of people that would and they do it all day long AND don't have a problem with it.

That said, I could make an exception for some.....

Because: Some animals are more equal than other animals. -Animal Farm-

What the? > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6MTIwY3_-ks

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