AMEN! It is beginning to be made clearer everyday that there truly is no end to the 'bottomless pit' since mankind always manages to sink even lower with every action taken. Well done and thank you very much for sharing it.
Yes, its more than sad if you are refereeing to the following
Jun 28, 2019 - JUNEAU -- Dodge County Circuit Court Judge Brian Pfitzinger sentenced Laverne Ware Jr. Friday to life in prison for the 2016 murder of his girlfriend. ... giving the sentence, Pfitzinger referenced a description of Ware as a stone cold killer. .... "Vernie, I love you more than you will know," Johnson said.
This seems a poignant statements for a poem? If this was mine, maybe I'd add some author notes to cite a particular case, or are you simply making a general statement regarding the state of legal proceedings?