Nevada Lawmakers Tackle the Capital Punishment QuestionA bill to abolish Nevada's death penalty and commute the sentences of 82-death row inmates. The bill if passed would spare death row inmates and instead give them life in prison without parole.
Utah Mom Upset Over Judge's Hair-Cut PunishmentA Utah mother says she felt intimated in court when a judge told her that he would reduce her 13-year-old daughter's sentence if she chopped off the girl's ponytail in court — an offer the mother says she now wishes she hadn't taken.
City Threatens To Turn Off Utilities For Not Paying Traffic TicketsFed up with the debt accrued in unpaid traffic fines issued by stoplight cameras, town officials in Las Cruces have decided to fight back by turning off the utilities - water, sewage and gas - of those who refuse to pay up.
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