Plead Guilty or Go to Prison for Life

“I think everyone in the federal system realizes that
these mandatory minimum sentences are unjust,” Williams tells me
during a call from the Missoula County Detention Facility. But for
prosecutors they serve an important function: “They were basically
leveraging this really extreme sentence against something that was
so light because they wanted to force me into taking a plea deal.”
Nine out of 10 federal criminal cases end in guilty
pleas.Shorter quote: Fuck you, that’s why!

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Plead Guilty or Go to Prison for Life

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