Just so you know, the law doesn't much care that it's a replica gun. (The Statesman)
R.I.P. Judge Justice (yes, that was his real name). (Houston Chronicle)
And you can't have missed this: kidnap victim Jaycee Dugard has spoken publicly for the first time since she was rescued. (BBC)
And in slightly odder news, what do Malaysia and Alabama have in common (apart from lots of "a"s)? Well, when it comes to discipline they like to go corporal, though one prefers the paddle while the other opts for the cane. And people makes jokes about Texas justice. Shame on them all.