L is for Loki Laufeyson! Trickster god of Asgard, mastermind, adopted brother of Thor, adopted son of Odin, on and off marvel super villain, anti-hero, shapeshifter, first Avenger villain, manipulator, the list goes on……
Written by: Alan Moore Artist by: Chris Sprouse and Cully Hamner Inker by:
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ABC News journalist Tom Llamas was roundly criticized on social media after he tweeted that he informed police of people “looting”. Llamas’ tweet sparked intense backlash over a familiar issue: People should not be accused of a crime when they’re merely trying to obtain food and survive in the wake of a natural disaster.
Under Texas law, punishments are increased for crimes like robbery, burglary, and theft if committed in a county that is declared by the governor to be a disaster area.
For example, the statement notes that in Texas burglarizing a home normally brings a punishment of two to 20 years in prison, but now would bring five years to life in prison if convicted.