The DECEMBER POLL asked the following question:
“Are prison sentences for Ponzi schemers the right length?”
The choices were:
(a) Should be longer
(b) Should be shorter
(c) Are just right
(d) Don’t know
- The overwhelming majority voted that prison sentences should be longer (80%).
- A very small minority (only one vote) felt that prison sentences should be shorter (3%).
- A somewhat larger percentage felt that sentences are just right (16%).
- Nobody was uncertain about their opinion on this one!