WAILUKU, Hawaii — A decide on the Hawaiian island of Maui has handed down an unorthodox sentence to a person who pleaded no contest to violating a safety order stopping him from contacting his ex-girlfriend.
Decide Rhonda Lavatory ordered Daren Younger on Friday to write down one hundred forty four compliments about his ex-girlfriend, in response to the one hundred forty four “nasty” textual content messages and calls that he’s accused of sending her.
“For each nasty factor you stated about her, you’re going to say a pleasant factor,” Lavatory informed Younger. “No repeating phrases.”
Younger, 30, acquired time served for spending 157 days in jail earlier than being sentenced, the Maui Information reported. In addition to being informed to pay the compliments, he additionally acquired two years of probation, $2,four hundred in fines and 200 hours of group service.
“It’s so infantile to assume a grown man might be so thumb-completely happy,” Lavatory stated.
Younger informed Lavatory he won’t attain out to the ex-girlfriend once more and is shifting ahead together with his life.
She sought the safety order, which was issued Feb. 22. He was ordered to not contact her, together with by telephone.
However two months later, Younger referred to as and texted her one hundred forty four occasions inside a 3-hour interval, police stated.
“I don’t know whether or not I ought to minimize off your fingers or take away your telephone to get you to cease texting,” Lavatory informed Younger. “You in all probability shouldn’t get a telephone, interval. I hope she modified her quantity.”