Am I the only one who questions the conventional approach to punishing this type of terrible criminal? Just think about a return to corporal punishment for the first offense.
After being a fugitive for a month, a 36-year-old Houston man on Friday was sentenced in Montgomery County to 20 years in prison for trying to have sex with a 13-year-old girl. Joshua Andrew Jones pleaded guilty to online solicitation of a minor. The sentencing, imposed by district court Judge Phil Grant, is the maximum. Jones will be eligible for parole after five years, according to the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office. In April 2017 an investigator at the Montgomery County Precinct 1 Constable’s Office monitoring a teenage group chat on the social media app Kik Messenger noticed Jones […]