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    CHARGE DROPPED For Cop Who Shot & Killed Unarmed, Sleeping 7-Yr-Old Girl...

    Last edited by goldfly; 12-06-2014 at 04:19 AM.
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    I'd like to read more about what happened. The article gives a little insight, but not much. Sounds like a tragic accident, but I'd like to see the whole story. Happen to have any more links about it?

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    Oh look, another thread about the same thing we're discussing in a billion other threads. Glad to see the board flooded with these types of posts. It's awesome.
    thank you weso1!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tomahawking4life View Post
    I'd like to read more about what happened. The article gives a little insight, but not much. Sounds like a tragic accident, but I'd like to see the whole story. Happen to have any more links about it?
    http://lmgtfy.com/?q=Aiyana+Stanley-Jones
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    Quote Originally Posted by weso1 View Post
    Oh look, another thread about the same thing we're discussing in a billion other threads. Glad to see the board flooded with these types of posts. It's awesome.
    [MENTION=128]sturg33[/MENTION] i would tell thethe that if we are discussing this in a billion other threads and now that the topic is flooding the board, i think you can get him to believe this is all too "common"
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    I'm sure I could flood the board with individual storiees of people killed by lightning. Not very common way to go. That would be annoying too. Number of folks killed by cops per year makes up about .0000001% of the population. Not sure what your definition of coomon is.
    Last edited by weso1; 12-06-2014 at 12:33 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by weso1 View Post
    I'm sure I could flood the board with individual storiees of people killed by lightning. Not very common way to go. That would be annoying too. Number of folks killed by cops per year makes up about .0000001% of the population. Not sure what your definition of coomon is.
    Well you edited since but to compare the two is dumb and cops kill way more than lightening

    Btw: lightening has killed 26 people in the USA in 2014 this far
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    Not comparing the two of course. Just stating I don't need much to flood the board to make it look more common than it is. The stats are the stats. Your point to sturg was stupid.

    Anyways guess I'll just take a break from here again for awhile.
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    we know it happens to average out to at least once a day

    that is WAY TOO MUCH from a gov't body that should be held to a higher standard and is supposed to be protecting and serving
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    Having one incident out of 35,000-40,000 arrests a day is excessive? Yeah, I wish there were none but human nature is what it is.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Garmel View Post
    Having one incident out of 35,000-40,000 arrests a day is excessive?
    another problem that rolls into this issue and should be addressed

    thank you for bringing it to the board
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    Quote Originally Posted by goldfly View Post
    another problem that rolls into this issue and should be addressed

    thank you for bringing it to the board
    I'm sure there are avoidable arrests out there as well but generally speaking most people who get arrested deserve to get arrested.

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    Quote Originally Posted by weso1 View Post
    I'm sure I could flood the board with individual storiees of people killed by lightning. Not very common way to go. That would be annoying too. Number of folks killed by cops per year makes up about .0000001% of the population. Not sure what your definition of coomon is.
    .000001% in 2009

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    Quote Originally Posted by Garmel View Post
    generally speaking most people who get arrested deserve to get arrested.
    hell of a conclusion to jump to in a country that says it is free and locks up more people per capita than any one else on the plane t
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    Quote Originally Posted by goldfly View Post
    hell of a conclusion to jump to in a country that says it is free and locks up more people per capita than any one else on the plane t
    What can I say? We could return to the sentencing laws that we had in the 70s and return to the crime rate we had back then.

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    Quote Originally Posted by goldfly View Post
    [MENTION=128]sturg33[/MENTION] i would tell thethe that if we are discussing this in a billion other threads and now that the topic is flooding the board, i think you can get him to believe this is all too "common"
    Again...give me a percentage of Copa you believe are corrupt.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Garmel View Post
    What can I say? We could return to the sentencing laws that we had in the 70s and return to the crime rate we had back then.
    Higher crime rates are apparently a good thing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by thethe View Post
    Higher crime rates are apparently a good thing.
    Yeah, I remember the 70's and early 80s the **** my brother got away with just a slap on the wrist. Robberies.....shootings......drugs.... it didn't matter. He would maybe spend 3-5 years in prison and be right out being a public nuisance again.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Garmel View Post
    Yeah, I remember the 70's and early 80s the **** my brother got away with just a slap on the wrist. Robberies.....shootings......drugs.... it didn't matter. He would maybe spend 3-5 years in prison and be right out being a public nuisance again.
    This is the America Goldie wants...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Garmel View Post
    What can I say? We could return to the sentencing laws that we had in the 70s and return to the crime rate we had back then.
    Except we wouldn't, thanks to Roe v. Wade.
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