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#1 of 12 Old 04-06-2004, 08:16 AM - Thead Starter
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Martha Stewart was found guilty on all four counts against her. Should she serve time in jail or is probation more appropriate?
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Jail time.... Why should she be treated differently, there are consequences to illegal activity, let her deal with them....
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Not a bleeding heart here, but I don't think what she did deserves jail time. She should be punished but what is serving jail time gonna do? Her crime wasn't violent, she's not a repeat offender, so why waste our tax dollars paying to put her in prison? I believe there are more appropriate ways to punish her than putting her in jail.
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There's an evil side to me that would love to at least see old Martha decked out in her prison garb and maybe they can do that just for fun, but community service and probation is probably better. I understand that as far as insider trading goes her crime is pretty small time. I would sure like her community service to be cooking meals at a homeless shelter though. Because that little trick she pulled put a lot of good people out of work and she ought to have to see what happens to people when people like her toss around their lives like that and cost them their jobs.

 
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Stick her royal hiney in jail.
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I agree with Lisa and Annie -- don't waste our tax dollars on her. Besides, I'm sure they'd stick her in some posh prison that'll cost a fortune per day.

However, she should pay royally. Fine the he!! out of her a$$ and force her to cook daily meals for the homeless shelter.
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Dawn I like your idea for her to cook dinners for the homeless and you could not of said it better
She needs to sit in the jail cell and rot for awhile, that is how I see it. Like you someone said she did the crime she needs to do the time.
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Gotta agree - don't waste my taxes putting her in jail. Find some other devious way to punish her!

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Put her in jail!!

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Make her pay her own way in jail ~evil grin~
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good plan Nicci!

Jail time, at her own expense!
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