The Happy Time. In Knoxville, Tenn., Criminal Court Judge J. Fred Bibb
refused to hear any more criminal cases during the holiday season,
explained: "Jurors are full of the Christmas spirit, and are inclined
to be lenient."
Intelligence About Intelligence. In Montreal, picked up after he had committed 59 offenses, Charles A.
McNaughton was described in the police report as "a brilliant
intellectual who releases pent-up emotions by slashing white-wall tires
with a sharp scissors."
The Marrying Kind. In Singapore, charged with attempted suicide, Fong
Kum Mok tearfully told the court that he tried to slash his throat
after reflecting on his marital...
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