Originally Posted by Northern_Shaman
Good for him.
...Though I'm sort of laughing at the comments about the 'honour' and 'class' that he displayed. I can't help but think that such comments are a direct result of him (luckily) being acquitted. He'd look like a fucking idiot if he ended up in prison for 10 years because he was too courageous to just hide the fuck away from Czech Republic.
I don't think being sentenced would have detracted from him being honorable, although there would be plenty of people that would call him an idiot. Conversely, if he hadn't returned for the trial there would be people calling him a pussy for not facing the music.