George McCovery, 37, accepted weight loss challenge from Lake Court Judge Donna Miller to shorten his sentence for a suspended driver's license.

*The Florida area has been blessed with a judge that can see through crimes and into a person’s condition.  But don’t get it confused, she takes care of those that need jail time as well.  Her ability to assess the crime and give a fitting sentence is refreshing to the judicial system.

According to the Orlando Sentinel, Lake County Judge Donna Miller appears on a public access channel in Florida on a show called “Lake Courts.”  Her cases are replayed there.  The most recent case she had in her courtroom was with George McCovery, 37, who was driving with a suspended license.  She looked right past his license issues and saw that this young man was too overweight.  He was 345 pounds and hypertensive. (more…)