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July 21, 2010

Just another (average?) week in incarceration nation...

with Lindsay Lohan entering jail apparently for only two weeks, and Lord Conrad Black getting to go free on bail from federal prison after having already served well over two years.   Anyone want to make predictions on likelihood of recidivism for these two notable defendants?

July 21, 2010 at 04:23 PM | Permalink


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Black is British. If we deport him, his recidivism will be 0.

Posted by: . | Jul 21, 2010 4:33:29 PM

How could Black "recidivize" if SCOTUS has held that the conduct for which he was convicted wasn't criminal?

Posted by: NYC Esq. | Jul 21, 2010 5:32:54 PM

Lohan: 90%.

Black: 0.9%.

Posted by: Bill Otis | Jul 22, 2010 1:46:05 AM

I agree with Bill Otis.

Posted by: Marc Shepherd | Jul 22, 2010 8:35:00 AM

Re Conrad, this is the best I've seen:


Posted by: Alessandra | Jul 25, 2010 8:51:16 PM

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