This is discussion archived from a time before the current discussion method was installed.
Working Title: Kangaroo Court: From YKTTW
Foxley: I removed the M
example as that fits better under Joker Jury
(i.e. the criminals did not have any authority to stage a trial).
: Removed this from the real life section:
Ramidel: Removed the following:
This is Values Dissonance
, not a Kangaroo Court
. The apes were playing perfectly squarely; the protagonist just happened to be extremely guilty of being a talking human and a human who did not acknowledge ape supremacy.
: I removed this from the Real Life
- Get caught with marijuana in the U.S., you'll see you some kangaroos.
I'm not an expert on USA laws, but I thought that possession of cannabis was still a crime, according to federal law.
- I removed the reference to blacks supposedly being sentenced before trial in the pre-Civil Rights American South as there was no link to any source. I removed the reference to the Australian Aboriginal Act because it was misquoted. Section 52 does not declare Aboriginals guilty until proven innocent.