A JP (Justice of the Peace) in Scotland resigned last week, so that she could take up the fight against knife crime. Seems she's as fed up as the rest of us at the namby-pamby sentences handed down by the courts.
Good on her, I say - not before time. I wonder how long it'll be before an Australian in the same position has the courage to take a similar stand.
Read the story here.
What do we do with Linda Fairstein? - Linda Fairstein is a writer. Crime novels. She's been a presence in the crime writing community for years. I don't know her at all. We may have said hello ...
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