One of the most controversial laws perceived by many in our society is that of the three strikes you’re out law. The concept of the statutes is that if a person commits three felonies they’re automatically committed to a lifetime of imprisonment. Though the lawseems harsh to many, it’s been effective in nature.
What are the pros and cons of “three strikes you’re out” laws? Provide a specific case example where it has been successful and an example of when it has been unsuccessful.