Puddleby Court Log: 37 Winter, year 535 of The Ascendancy. 00:25

In the matter of Wargem v Ptolemy, accused of “staeling my gum

Before the jurors: Aba'cus, Ledward Vicious, Rawa, Baby, Turismao, Shadowfire, Telan, Thuja, Rawol, Paramedic, Al Capone.

The Honourable Judge Haengemie, presiding.
With Bellafae serving as Bailiff.
To all who read these precepts, the following transcript of this trial is true and correct, to the best of my knowledge.
Clera, reporting.

[Bellafae] This court is now in session, The Honourable Judge Haengemie presiding.
[Haengemie] <standard pre-trial court briefing>
[Wargem] ok
[Wargem] here
[Wargem] i will showe you the text
[Wargem] well
[Haengemie] 10 seconds remaining, Please finish up, or say "done"...
[Wargem] i was yellin in town gum for sale
[Haengemie] Thank you, Wargem
[Haengemie] Ptolemy, you have 90 seconds to speak.
[Ptolemy] I'll take it from there.
[Ptolemy] She yelled "Gum for sale!"
[Ptolemy] Earlier today I had a yellow gumball and I used it *21* times before I swallowed
[Ptolemy] SO I figured a free blow-a-thon was worth a gumball.
[Ptolemy] I asked her for it free,
[Ptolemy] she didn't reply.
[Ptolemy] I noticed that I had no coins
[Ptolemy] So i went and killed some vermine.
[Ptolemy] I got two coins, came back, and said "Green?"
[Ptolemy] She said yep. We went to the merchant and she asked for 0.
[Haengemie] 10 seconds remaining, Please finish up, or say "done"...
[Ptolemy] I said 1, and took the gumball.
[Ptolemy] ...
[Ptolemy] done
[Haengemie] Thank you, Ptolemy
[Haengemie] Wargem, you have 120 seconds to speak.
[Haengemie] 10 seconds remaining, Please finish up, or say "done"...
[Haengemie] Thank you, Wargem
[Haengemie] Ptolemy, you have 120 seconds to speak.
[Ptolemy] I never saw her ask for a price.
[Ptolemy] Telan saw my blow-a-thon...
[Ptolemy] Iho was in town squre when I asked for it for free.
[Ptolemy] It was a simple breakdown of communication.
[Ptolemy] Don't vote frivolous.
[Ptolemy] Witness: Iho
[Haengemie] Thank you, Ptolemy
[Haengemie] Iho, please approach the witness railing, to the Northeast of the jury box. You have 15 seconds.
[Haengemie] Thank you, Iho. You have been called to testify in this matter, please state the pertinant facts to the jury.
[Haengemie] Iho, you have 120 seconds to speak.
[Iho] I know Ptolemy for a long time
[Iho] I know Ptolemy for a long time
[Iho] And I know he wouldn't steal something
[Iho] And that's true, i was there in town
[Iho] I think all this was just a communication problem
[Iho] Ptolemy can certainly see where there is a good deal, like all of us ;p
[Iho] done
[Haengemie] Thank you, Iho
[Haengemie] <standard jury verdict briefing>
[Bellafae] Bellafae hands Haengemie the jury's verdict.

   Votes innocent: 3
   Votes guilty: 0
   Votes frivolous: 7
   Abstaining: 1

[Haengemie] Wargem this court has found your case frivolous.
[Haengemie] <standard jury sentence briefing>
[Haengemie] Jurors, you should take Wargem's record into account when deciding what sentence to recommend.
[Bellafae] Bellafae hands Haengemie the jury's sentencing recommendation.

   Total recommended jail time: 121 min
   Total recommended fine: 1442c
   Total jurors: 11
   Avg recommended jail/fine: 11 min/131c

[Haengemie] Wargem, you are hereby sentenced to spend 11 minutes in the Puddleby jail,
[Haengemie] and fined 131 coins.
[Haengemie] As you cannot afford to pay your fine, the clerk calculates the balance (131c) as additional jail-time of 18 minutes.
[Haengemie] Also, Clera will help you arrange a payment plan.
[Haengemie] Judge Haengemie bangs his gavel
[Haengemie] This court is adjourned.

Court adjourned at 1:46 on 37 Winter, 535