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Response to Politicalboi (Reply #1)

Wed Oct 16, 2013, 06:51 PM

2. The percentage of minorities in our jails/prisons is already lopsided.

 

This bill would have pushed it over the edge.

Think about it. For similar offenses, I (well-off, middle age White Guy) would walk while Rudy Gonzales would do time. I could afford to hire an attorney friend of our DA while Rudy would get some no-account Public Defender.

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