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Paris Hilton Sentence Unfair– LA Times

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Paris Hilton (seen above in happier times) is getting a raw deal, and the LA Times can prove it.

The Times analysis of jail releases found that more than 60 percent of those with similar cases to Hilton’s walked free after serving less than half their time.

Jack Leonard and Doug Smith (and some other people, no doubt) analyzed 2 million jail releases and found 1,500 cases since July 2002 like Hilton’s. Party-girl Paris will end up serving more time than 80 percent of the other fools caught in a similar web.

And Sheriff Lee Baca (who got a campaign contribution from Hilton’s grandpappy and is curiously friendly with certain cults) is said to soon be off for a little junket–advising the government of Turkey and security matters and such.

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Paris Hilton– Can She Go Back to Jail? Hearing at 9 AM

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Paris Hilton has a hearing this morning and she could go back to jail.

Sheriff Lee Baca had ordered her release yesterday, and the city attorney filed a petition demanding that Hilton be returned to jail and to show cause why Baca shouldn’t be held in contempt of court.

County Supervisor Don Knabe said he received more than 400 angry e-mails and hundreds more phone calls from around the country. Really? Those county supervisors are such super-stars.

Her hearing is set for 9 am. Stay tuned….