DAVID CHEN

Alamy

Expanded In Canada, Feared In Egypt

You'll remember David Chen, the Toronto storeowner who ran after a shoplifter in 2009 and tied him up until police came. He was arrested and charged with forcible confinement, outraging many Canadians...
PA

Brian Knight Case Shows Judges Can't Judge Between Right and Wrong

What sort of a world do the people who run our courts live in? For defending and recovering his property, Brian Knight was convicted of criminal negligence causing bodily harm and sentenced to 90 days -- three times the sentence that the thief got. How dare this guy be saddled with a criminal record for doing what most of us hope we'd do if we were confronted with the same circumstances that faced Brian Knight.