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Old January 10th, 2007, 01:17 PM  
Rogue 4
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Join Date: May 24, 2006
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Default Re: three strikes law

Originally Posted by XGeekxInxDisguiseX View Post
i just heard yesterday about the guy who just got 106 years for 4 possesion charges, anyone eles hear about that?
That sounds like sentence stacking, rather than three strikes. If each sentence got him roughly 25 years (and make no mistake, depending on the drug, it could), then it is sadly justified. The same thing would happen if one to accidently hit 4 people in a car. Manslaughter for each one would put you away for life, and I feel that is correct, as you ended the lives of 4 people.

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