‘Leash law violation’ not accurate

Published 12:12 am Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Dismissing Dec. 5th’s tragic episode on Marquette Street as a mere “leash law violation” trivializes a disgraceful failure of justice that tacitly validates a debased culture of cruelty and violence.

All of the dogs were victims, even the pit bulls — especially the pit bulls.

Their owner pays a petty fine, perhaps serves a token jail sentence, acquires more innocent animals and soon resumes his sadistic business.

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Susan Kenner

Natchez resident