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Montana Legislator Proposes Corporal Punishment in Place of Jail

Montana Rep. Jerry O’Neil has proposed legislation that would allow a convicted criminal and judge to negotiate corporal punishment in lieu of jail time. O’Neil said that he believes some prisoners would prefer “20 lashes” to jail. “Ten years in … Continue reading

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Montana Lawmaker Wants to be Paid in Gold

Jerry O’Neil has been in the Montana legislature since 2000, first as a state senator and now as a representative. Up until now, a regular paycheck from the state has sufficed for his compensation. Perhaps it’s Barack Obama’s reelection that … Continue reading

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