Puddleby Court Log: 78 Winter, year 536 of The Ascendancy. 05:46

In the matter of Logi v John the Clown, accused of “harresing algernon”

Before the jurors: Reye, Squirr'l, Angel, Moya, Bocephus

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>
[Logi] just now i found john forceing algernon into the library this is the 4th or 5th time today iv seen john do this
[Logi] Exiles should not be able to go around and bully the weakest of us
[Logi] JohntheClown people like john need to be punished untill they learn what is right and what is wrong
[Logi] done
[Haengemie] Thank you, Logi
[Haengemie] John the Clown, you have 90 seconds to speak.
[John the Clown] Why does Logi insist on wasting everyones time with these cases?
[John the Clown] He has tried to bring people to court in Algernon's name on previous occasions
[John the Clown] Mostly to be found frivolous
[John the Clown] Algernon can defend himself, and is a stronger exile than I
[John the Clown] Logi, by bringing this matter to court is just wasting our precious time on this holiday
[Haengemie] 10 seconds remaining, Please finish up, or say "done"...
[John the Clown] done
[Haengemie] Thank you, John the Clown
[Haengemie] Logi, you have 120 seconds to speak.
[Logi] heh. check the court records. this is the second case i have brought. the last one the accused was found guilty.
[Logi] as for algy being able to defend him self i doubt algy can. in his current state he realy could not defend himself much
[Logi] just cause you say alger can defend him self dosent give you any right to harres him
[Logi] done
[Haengemie] Thank you, Logi
[Haengemie] John the Clown, you have 120 seconds to speak.
[John the Clown] I walk Algy into the library, Algy walks right back out the next minute.
[John the Clown] Logi is an obviously immature exile, who doesn't even know how to spell harrass.
[John the Clown] He is wasting all of our time be doing this.
[John the Clown] Who is he to speak for Algernon and Algernon's closer friends?
[John the Clown] done
[Haengemie] Thank you, John the Clown
[Haengemie] <standard jury verdict briefing>
[Bellafae] Bellafae hands Haengemie the jury's verdict.

  Votes innocent: 0
  Votes guilty: 5
  Votes frivolous: 0
  Abstaining: 0

[Haengemie] John the Clown this court finds you guilty, as accused.
[Haengemie] <standard jury sentence briefing>
[Haengemie] On Winter 29 of 535, John the Clown was found frivolous, having charged Algernon of being the bearer of the apocalypse!.
[Haengemie] On Summer 225 of 535, John the Clown was found frivolous, having charged Chum of in the name of Atomical.
[Haengemie] Due to the 3 priors in the past year,
[Haengemie] the maximum sentence is raised to 180 minutes in jail or a fine of 1500c,
[Haengemie] or, possibly, a combination of jail and fine, depending on the jury's recommendations.
[Haengemie] Jurors, you should take John the Clown's record into account when deciding what sentence to recommend.
[Bellafae] Bellafae hands Haengemie the jury's sentencing recommendation.

  Total recommended jail time: 753 min
  Total recommended fine: 0c
  Total jurors: 5
  Avg recommended jail/fine: 150 min/0c

[Haengemie] Because of outstanding fines still owed from previous convictions...
[Haengemie] I'm going add 183 minutes to the sentence.
[Haengemie] John the Clown, you are hereby sentenced to spend 333 minutes in the Puddleby jail.
[Haengemie] In addition, John the Clown, I'm going to banish you from the city limits for 20 days.
[Haengemie] After you've served your jail-sentence, I suggest you sneak out of town quietly, and don't let the guards catch you.
[Haengemie] Judge Haengemie bangs his gavel
[Haengemie] This court is adjourned.

Court adjourned at 6:40 on 78 Winter, 536