Peter G (sinetimore) wrote,
Peter G

Letters From Our Readers: If At First You Don't Succeed, Tough Shit

"Why isn't Ray Rice in jail right now?!?"

Because it would violate the Constitution.  It's called "double jeopardy," and means you can't be tried for the same crime twice.  The case can be reopened if new evidence comes to light, but everyone knows what happened on that elevator.  Sorry to say it, but that's not enough to retry him.
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