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Old 12th January 2021, 05:00 PM   #84
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Originally Posted by ahhell View Post
I don't think it should be random but I don't see much need for a legal reasoning. Things like, "This old lady has spent enough time in Jail" or "This guy has clearly changed" would generally be fine by me, assuming they're true.
I'd rather hear "this guy was prosecuted and convicted unjustly" as a minimum, and the legal support that the law was not followed or applied unfairly. "This convict seems nice" is not working for me.
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