History PlayingWith / KangarooCourt

8th Oct '17 12:04:20 PM AgentSkyblueM7
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** Alex tells Betty that if she thinks ''he's'' bad, [[EvilLawyerJoke try getting lawyers involved with her case]].

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** Alex tells believes Betty that if she thinks ''he's'' bad, is guilty [[EvilLawyerJoke try getting lawyers involved with her case]].just for having a lawyer]].
8th Oct '17 3:54:29 AM AgentSkyblueM7
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** Alex [[EvenEvilHas Standards draws the line at]] [[EvilLawyerJoke bringing lawyers into the case]], pointing out to Betty that at least she doesn't have [[AmoralAttorney a prosecutor to put her down]].

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** Alex [[EvenEvilHas Standards draws the line at]] tells Betty that if she thinks ''he's'' bad, [[EvilLawyerJoke bringing try getting lawyers into the case]], pointing out to Betty that at least she doesn't have [[AmoralAttorney a prosecutor to put involved with her down]].case]].
8th Oct '17 3:37:48 AM AgentSkyblueM7
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** Alex [[EvenEvilHas Standards draws the line at]] [[EvilLawyerJoke bringing lawyers into the case]], pointing out to Betty that at least she doesn't have [[AmoralAttorney a prosecutor to put her down]].
30th Sep '17 12:49:18 PM rjd1922
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* '''Inverted''':
** Betty is given a fair trial, and is acquitted.
** Betty is acquitted by the judge and is declared innocent despite evidence to the contrary.

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* '''Inverted''':
** Betty is given a fair trial, and is acquitted.
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'''Inverted''': Betty is acquitted by the judge and is declared innocent despite evidence to the contrary.
26th Sep '17 11:31:27 AM MathsAngelicVersion
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* '''Downplayed''': Alex decides Betty is guilty for shoplifting, with no evidence, and gives her a $20 fine.

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** Betty is charged with the murder of Charles, who clearly died of a heart attack on live TV. Alex still decides that Betty is guilty.
* '''Downplayed''': '''Downplayed''':
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Alex decides Betty is guilty for shoplifting, with no evidence, and gives her a $20 fine.fine.
** Alex convicts Betty of murder even though the evidence is somewhat shaky. However, if she were obviously innocent, he'd acquit her.



* '''Exploited''': Betty, aware of impending verdict, decides to make a complete and total ass of herself during the trial, to the point that that the court is left with 2 options: Convict Betty and let her basically use this freedom to incriminate and insult everybody involved because she's already being punished, or let her go so she won't talk.

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* '''Exploited''': '''Exploited''':
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Betty, aware of impending verdict, decides to make a complete and total ass of herself during the trial, to the point that that the court is left with 2 options: Convict Betty and let her basically use this freedom to incriminate and insult everybody involved because she's already being punished, or let her go so she won't talk.talk.
** Carl, knowing Alex will rule in his favour, slaps Betty with a FrivolousLawsuit.
18th Sep '17 1:16:44 PM MathsAngelicVersion
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* '''Exaggerated''': Alex punishes Betty by having her shot to death by an angry mob.

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* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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Alex punishes Betty by having her shot to death by an angry mob.mob.
** The trial is held at the gallows, and Betty already has a noose tied around her neck when it begins.



** Betty tries to defend herself, but the judge and jury use InsaneTrollLogic to convict him anyway.

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** Betty tries to defend herself, but the judge and jury use InsaneTrollLogic to convict him her anyway.
13th Sep '17 4:19:05 AM MathsAngelicVersion
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* '''Straight''': [[HangingJudge Judge Alice]] decides that Bob is guilty of murder, without any evidence, and throws him into jail.
* '''Exaggerated''': Alice punishes Bob by having him shot to death by an angry mob.
* '''Downplayed''': Alice decides Bob is guilty for shoplifting, with no evidence, and gives him a $20 fine.

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* '''Straight''': [[HangingJudge Judge Alice]] Alex]] decides that Bob Betty is guilty of murder, without any evidence, and throws him her into jail.
* '''Exaggerated''': Alice Alex punishes Bob Betty by having him her shot to death by an angry mob.
* '''Downplayed''': Alice Alex decides Bob Betty is guilty for shoplifting, with no evidence, and gives him her a $20 fine.



** Alice is a KnightTemplar who indiscriminately punishes people she sees as "sinners". Bob happens to be one of them.
** Bob is living under a dictatorship, and he is seen as a state enemy.
** Bob is in a community that is mostly cut off from the rest of the country, meaning it doesn't have to go by the laws because there is nobody from the higher government to enforce this.

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** Alice Alex is a KnightTemplar who indiscriminately punishes people she he sees as "sinners". Bob Betty happens to be one of them.
** Bob Betty is living under a dictatorship, and he she is seen as a state enemy.
** Bob Betty is in a community that is mostly cut off from the rest of the country, meaning it doesn't have to go by the laws because there is nobody from the higher government to enforce this.



** Bob is given a fair trial, and is acquitted.
** Bob is acquitted by the judge and is declared innocent despite evidence to the contrary.
* '''Subverted''': The trial seems staged to Bob but it is not--it simply follows the rules of a different legal system.

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** Bob Betty is given a fair trial, and is acquitted.
** Bob Betty is acquitted by the judge and is declared innocent despite evidence to the contrary.
* '''Subverted''': The trial seems staged to Bob Betty but it is not--it simply follows the rules of a different legal system.



** The judge presiding at Bob's trial, along with all other members of court, [[VisualPun are actual kangaroos]].
** Bob tries to defend himself, but the judge and jury use InsaneTrollLogic to convict him anyway.
** Alice's court openly brags about its absurdly high conviction rate.

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** The judge presiding at Bob's Betty's trial, along with all other members of court, [[VisualPun are actual kangaroos]].
** Bob Betty tries to defend himself, herself, but the judge and jury use InsaneTrollLogic to convict him anyway.
** Alice's Alex's court openly brags about its absurdly high conviction rate.



* '''Averted''': Alice is a fair judge.
* '''Enforced''': The creator wanted to show just how much of a bastard a group was and decides to do it by having the hanging judge.
* '''Lampshaded''': "Hey, did you realize that the number of convictions has risen five-fold after Alice was appointed as a judge?" "Yeah, I wonder why..."
* '''Invoked''': Somebody wants Bob out of the way and uses a lot of money to get it made so.
* '''Exploited''': Bob, aware of impending verdict, decides to make a complete and total ass of himself during the trial, to the point that that the court is left with 2 options: Convict Bob and let him basically use this freedom to incriminate and insult everybody involved because he's already being punished, or let him go so he won't talk.
* '''Defied''': Bob exposes the judge before the trial so that a non-hanging judge could reside.
* '''Discussed''': "I may be innocent, but Alice is presiding at my trial. I don't think this will end well."

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* '''Averted''': Alice Alex is a fair judge.
* '''Enforced''': The creator wanted MoralGuardians want the author to add a scene to show just how much of a bastard a group was and decides to do it by having the hanging judge.
* '''Lampshaded''': "Hey, did you realize that the number of convictions has risen five-fold after Alice Alex was appointed as a judge?" "Yeah, I wonder why..."
* '''Invoked''': Somebody wants Bob Betty out of the way and uses a lot of money to get it made so.
* '''Exploited''': Bob, Betty, aware of impending verdict, decides to make a complete and total ass of himself herself during the trial, to the point that that the court is left with 2 options: Convict Bob Betty and let him her basically use this freedom to incriminate and insult everybody involved because he's she's already being punished, or let him her go so he she won't talk.
* '''Defied''': Bob Betty exposes the judge before the trial so that a non-hanging judge could reside.
* '''Discussed''': "I may be innocent, but Alice Alex is presiding at my trial. I don't think this will end well."



* '''Deconstructed''': After one too many false verdicts, someone informs the government about Alice, who is investigated for corruption. She is found guilty, and is stripped of her position.
* '''Reconstructed''': After a heavy checking, somebody noticed that the effect was actually positive to a point, and the government lets Alice keep going but assigns only very specific cases to her that would otherwise legally let a guilty party go.
* '''Played For Laughs''': Bob is a HateSink who - among many other things - loves to inflict DisproportionateRetribution over "offences" that never even took place. While they do have enough real dirt on him to give him the desired sentence anyway, the heroes decide it'd be more fun and karmic to send him through a mock trial that uses InsaneTrollLogic to convict him of bizarre things.

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* '''Implied''': Betty's trial takes ten minutes.
* '''Deconstructed''': After one too many false verdicts, someone informs the government about Alice, Alex, who is investigated for corruption. She He is found guilty, and is stripped of her his position.
* '''Reconstructed''': After a heavy checking, somebody noticed that the effect was actually positive to a point, and the government lets Alice Alex keep going but assigns only very specific cases to her him that would otherwise legally let a guilty party go.
* '''Played For Laughs''': Bob Betty is a HateSink who - among many other things - loves to inflict DisproportionateRetribution over "offences" that never even took place. While they do have enough real dirt on him her to give him her the desired sentence anyway, the heroes decide it'd be more fun and karmic to send him her through a mock trial that uses InsaneTrollLogic to convict him her of bizarre things.



%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
7th Jun '17 10:38:21 AM MathsAngelicVersion
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** Alice's court openly brags about its absurdly high conviction rate.



* '''Discussed''': ???

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* '''Discussed''': ???"I may be innocent, but Alice is presiding at my trial. I don't think this will end well."



* '''Played For Laughs''': Bob is a HateSink who - among many other things - loves to inflict DisproportionateRetribution over "offences" that never even took place. While they do have enough real dirt on him to give him the desired sentence anyway, the heroes decide it'd be more fun and karmic to send him through a mock trial that uses InsaneTrollLogic to convict him of bizarre things.



%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???



%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
22nd Feb '17 6:34:02 AM grayglowcloud
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** Bob tries to defend himself, but the judge and jury use InsaneTrollLogic to convict her anyway.

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** Bob tries to defend himself, but the judge and jury use InsaneTrollLogic to convict her him anyway.
17th Dec '16 11:06:07 AM Eievie
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* '''Straight''': [[HangingJudge Judge Alex]] decides that Betty is guilty of murder, without any evidence, and throws her into jail.
* '''Exaggerated''': Alex punishes Betty by having her shot to death by an angry mob.
* '''Downplayed''': Alex decides Betty is guilty for shoplifting, with no evidence, and gives her a $20 fine.

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* '''Straight''': [[HangingJudge Judge Alex]] Alice]] decides that Betty Bob is guilty of murder, without any evidence, and throws her him into jail.
* '''Exaggerated''': Alex Alice punishes Betty Bob by having her him shot to death by an angry mob.
* '''Downplayed''': Alex Alice decides Betty Bob is guilty for shoplifting, with no evidence, and gives her him a $20 fine.



** Alex is a KnightTemplar who indiscriminately punishes people he sees as "sinners". Betty happens to be one of them.
** Betty is living under a dictatorship, and she is seen as a state enemy.
** Betty is in a community that is mostly cut off from the rest of the country, meaning it doesn't have to go by the laws because there is nobody from the higher government to enforce this.

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** Alex Alice is a KnightTemplar who indiscriminately punishes people he she sees as "sinners". Betty Bob happens to be one of them.
** Betty Bob is living under a dictatorship, and she he is seen as a state enemy.
** Betty Bob is in a community that is mostly cut off from the rest of the country, meaning it doesn't have to go by the laws because there is nobody from the higher government to enforce this.



** Betty is given a fair trial, and is acquitted.
** Betty is acquitted by the judge and is declared innocent despite evidence to the contrary.
* '''Subverted''': The trial seems staged to Betty but it is not - it simply follows the rules of a different legal system.

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** Betty Bob is given a fair trial, and is acquitted.
** Betty Bob is acquitted by the judge and is declared innocent despite evidence to the contrary.
* '''Subverted''': The trial seems staged to Betty Bob but it is not - it not--it simply follows the rules of a different legal system.



** The judge presiding at Betty's trial, along with all other members of court, [[VisualPun are actual kangaroos]].
** Alice tries to defend herself, but the judge and jury use InsaneTrollLogic to convict her anyway.
* '''Zig Zagged''': There are fair judges, as there are corrupt ones.
* '''Averted''': Alex is a fair judge.

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** The judge presiding at Betty's Bob's trial, along with all other members of court, [[VisualPun are actual kangaroos]].
** Alice Bob tries to defend herself, himself, but the judge and jury use InsaneTrollLogic to convict her anyway.
* '''Zig Zagged''': There are fair judges, as there are well as corrupt ones.
* '''Averted''': Alex Alice is a fair judge.



* '''Lampshaded''': "Hey, did you realize that the number of convictions has risen five-fold after Alex was appointed as a judge?" "Yeah, I wonder why..."
* '''Invoked''': Somebody wants Betty out of the way and uses a lot of money to get it made so.
* '''Exploited''': Betty, aware of impending verdict, decides to make a complete and total ass of herself during the trial, to the point that that the court is left with 2 options: Convict Betty and let her basically use this freedom to incriminate and insult everybody involved because she's already being punished, or let her go so she won't talk.
* '''Defied''': Betty exposes the judge before the trial so that a non-hanging judge could reside.

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* '''Lampshaded''': "Hey, did you realize that the number of convictions has risen five-fold after Alex Alice was appointed as a judge?" "Yeah, I wonder why..."
* '''Invoked''': Somebody wants Betty Bob out of the way and uses a lot of money to get it made so.
* '''Exploited''': Betty, Bob, aware of impending verdict, decides to make a complete and total ass of herself himself during the trial, to the point that that the court is left with 2 options: Convict Betty Bob and let her him basically use this freedom to incriminate and insult everybody involved because she's he's already being punished, or let her him go so she he won't talk.
* '''Defied''': Betty Bob exposes the judge before the trial so that a non-hanging judge could reside.



* '''Deconstructed''': After one too many false verdicts, someone informs the government about Alex, who is investigated for corruption. He is found guilty, and is stripped of his position.
* '''Reconstructed''': After a heavy checking, somebody noticed that the effect was actually positive to a point, and the government lets Alex keep going but assigns only very specific cases to him that would otherwise legally let a guilty party go.

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* '''Deconstructed''': After one too many false verdicts, someone informs the government about Alex, Alice, who is investigated for corruption. He She is found guilty, and is stripped of his her position.
* '''Reconstructed''': After a heavy checking, somebody noticed that the effect was actually positive to a point, and the government lets Alex Alice keep going but assigns only very specific cases to him her that would otherwise legally let a guilty party go.
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