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Justice a pretty word in the meaning of making evil away from the goodpeople is not always held in the society including today Two casesbrought up by Ashley Hayes CNN and Elizabeth Calvin LA Times throughtwo articles have things in common of two young children involved incrimes One was involved in a murder of carjacking but not actuallykilled anyone were put in jail for life without parole One killed fourpeople and injured two people but set free Both of the defendants arecommon in age which is 16 years old during the case and gender Theonly obvious difference is their economic status One never saw hisfather grown in a gang one lives in an upper class environment with noworries of materials respectively This is the time to say this worldis not fair even under the laws A jail sentence can be influenced bythe defendants economic status and the attitude of judges towards anadolescent and adult are not equal Ashley Hayes from CNN has brought up a controversial issue throughposting a news article online on Dec 13 2013 which is about a 16 yearsold boy Ethan Couch was drunk driving and running over four people onthe side of the road and injured two people Hayes His blood alcohollevel was 024 which is three times more than the legal limit forsomeone of legal drinking age Because of his wealthy and privilegedparents the judge did not send him to jail but required him to attendsome sort of treatment so-called intensive rehabilitation treatmentSuch a mercy decision was caused by the defendants reasoning Affluenzais the tricky term they made as a hole to escape from sin According toGregory McNeal in Forbes the term affluenza is often used in taxand estate law Today the case involved four deaths and two injuries isjustified and ended by the cause of affluenza a young child is toocoddled for punishment because of their economic status they haveAccording to Ashley Hayes articleaffluenza does not appear in
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