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I decided on 101 reasons as I didn’t want to depress the entire legal profession by having 1,001.
Paul Brennan, Lawyer, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

Saturday, August 16, 2008

# 29. They make odd decisions



In the UK in 1806, 24 men were arrested for sodomy, including a lawyer and a waiter. They told the court that homosexuality was rife across all the classes. The Magistrates felt that to further investigate and uncover the behavior might encourage others. So they executed 5 of the men and moved on.

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