‘Summary justice’ soars as courts bypassed – Times Online

From the Times:

Out-of-court punishments accounted for more than half of all offences dealt with by the criminal justice system last year, according to figures published today.

As food for thought, compare to the 1689 Bill of Rights which provided for freedom from fine and forfeiture without a trial.

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