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Our draconian forestry laws demand reform

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What do you say to a court verdict giving 15-years imprisonment to a dirt poor, old peasant couple for collecting mushrooms in a national forest? 

Unbelievable?

What do you say to a court verdict giving 50 hours of community service to a husband _ a university lecturer _ for beating his wife to death?

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