In the United States, it doesn’t matter who you are; if you’re rich, you receive special treatment in our “justice” system.
SC Johnson, the “family” company’s billionaire heir, Samuel Curtis Johnson III, who confessed to repeatedly sexually assaulting his teenage stepdaughter has received an outrageous prison sentence of only four months because the judge, Circuit Justice Eugene Gasiorkiewicz, feels that Johnson’s importance to the community is valued much higher than the dignity of his abused step-daughter.
This is becoming the standard now. Spikes for the homeless, freedom for rich rapists and killers, no justice, just us and assloads of advertising and sports…despite a million little versions of hell of earth.
As my man Travis Bickle would say, “Some day a real rain will come…”