-exhausted-honor-student-arrested. Maybe the whole state is one big boot camp. The judge is probably a stooge for the prison complex.
Texas apparenlty wants to leave no doubt it is the "Least Compassionate State in the Union": it has fined a Houston high school honor student $100 and sentenced her to 24 hours in jail for truancy. "If you let one (truant student) run loose, what are you gonna' do with the rest of 'em? Let them go too?" Judge Lanny Moriarty declared. Saint-like 17-year-old Diane Tran has repeatedly missed classes due to the grueling effort of taking honors classes while working two jobs to support her two siblings, who were inexplicably abandoned after their parents after their divorce.