First off, we're taking about a pit bull. Not the Pitbull.
Mickey the pit bull mauled a young boy in Phoenix, Arizona. The dog attacked a 4-year-old boy his owner was babysitting.
The boy was left with a broken eye socket and jaw, and has months and months of reconstructive surgery ahead of him.
While many people were screaming for blood, many other compassionate people thought a life sentence was less cruel.
A judge ended up sentencing the dog to life in prison, and ordered him