Judge sentences man to write 144 nice things about ex
Order in response to 144 'nasty' messages
A judge in Hawaii has sentenced a man who violated his ex-girlfriend's protection order to write 144 compliments about her.
Hawaii News Now reports, the order comes as a response to 144 "nasty" text messages and calls Daren Young, 30, allegedly sent to her. Judge Rhonda Loo told Young he can't repeat any words when writing a "nice thing" for every "nasty thing" he sent to his ex.
Young had already received time served by spending 157 days in jail before sentencing. Subsequently, he was sentenced to the compliments, two years of probation, $2,400 in fines and 200 hours of community service.