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Man Who Hacked Sarah Palin's E-Mail Sentenced

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20-year-old old University of Tennessee student David Kernell has been sentenced to a year and a day in custody for breaking into Sarah Palin's e-mail. Rather than prison, the judge recommended Kernell get mental health treatment at a halfway house.

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"Rather than prison, the judge recommended Kernell get mental health treatment at a halfway house."

This is what happens when a judge values rehabilitation more than punishment.