January 2, 2005 10:15 AM Subscribe
The State of Virginia
(nyt) has provided judges with a checklist to determine whether or not nonviolent offenders should go to jail. 40 year old woman with a job and husband = no jail. 21 YO man without job or wife = see you in 3-5. Here are the official guidelines
(pdf) for sex offenders with a detailed explanation of the process.