“He’s in prison for God knows how long because we can’t afford to sod the lawn,” said his sobbing daughter.
According to this, you can actually be thrown in jail for letting your lawn go brown – if you live in a tight-ass community like Beacon Woods, Florida. With no bail, mind you. By court order, the 66-year-old financially challenged perp will remain in jail until his sod has been replaced. The court even awarded the homeowner’s association $800 in expenses.
Homeowner association prez says: "It’s a sad situation, but in the end, I have to say he brought it upon himself.”
Yes, this is the same community I’ve ranted about before, thanks to tips from one of their more mavericky residents.Posted by Susan Harris on October 25, 2008 at 4:24 am, in the category Ministry of Controversy.