Results for - Allen Stanford gets 110 years in jail for $7bn fraud charge - justice served?

227 voters participated in this survey
Your initial reaction to this news?

1. Your initial reaction to this news?

Who's Allen Stanford?
60%
136 votes
He should have been given a longer sentence
29%
66 votes
Absurd sentence, obviously he's not going to serve it so why bother handing it down?
11%
25 votes

2. Appropriate sentences for 'white collar' crime?

For white collar criminals, incarcaration is punishment, so jail is the right sentence
39%
89 votes
The crime was greed, the punishment should be to pay back those wronged. Jail time does nothing
41%
94 votes
Community service is appropriate - work for free for a charitable organization.
13%
30 votes
Other (please specify)
6%
14 votes
06/23/2012 News 227 5 By: DJ_Ask

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