British Grandmother Loses Death Sentence Appeal
Lindsay Sandiford faces execution in Indonesia
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Posted Aug 30, 2013 11:50 AM CDT
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(Newser) – A British grandmother on death row in Indonesia for drug smuggling has lost her second appeal to have her sentenced reduced. Lindsay Sandiford, 57, was arrested last year after customs officers in Bali found more than 10 pounds of cocaine in her luggage. She could still be saved by a presidential pardon.

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Kookey90
Aug 31, 2013 4:31 AM CDT
I recall traveling through some of the Southeast Asian countries and as soon as you arrive prior to hitting Customs there are signs warning all foreigners that the penalty for smuggling drugs is death. You play the game, you pay the price.
CasperImproved
Aug 30, 2013 8:26 PM CDT
If you are going to play at the big boy's table, you got to wear the big boy's panties
People_Suck
Aug 30, 2013 4:13 PM CDT
No sympathy here. Maybe she should have looked into the penalty prior to committing the crime.