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Man Kills Cop, Passerby Kills Man With Cop's Gun

Sun May 13, 2007 10:25 am

http://www.cnn.com/2007/US/05/12/officer.shot.ap/index.html



Kudos to Mr. Gregory Floyd. Thank you for making the world slightly less shitty, as well as saving us tax dollars from his 20-year trial-sentence-appeal-injection period.




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RE: Man Kills Cop, Passerby Kills Man With Cop's Gun

Sun May 13, 2007 10:27 am

Quoting NWA742 (Thread starter):
Kudos to Mr. Gregory Floyd. Thank you for making the world slightly less shitty, as well as saving us tax dollars from his 20-year trial-sentence-appeal-injection period.

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RE: Man Kills Cop, Passerby Kills Man With Cop's Gun

Sun May 13, 2007 10:29 am

Wow, too bad this doesn't happen more often.

Quoting NWA742 (Thread starter):
Kudos to Mr. Gregory Floyd. Thank you for making the world slightly less shitty, as well as saving us tax dollars from his 20-year trial-sentence-appeal-injection period.

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RE: Man Kills Cop, Passerby Kills Man With Cop's Gun

Sun May 13, 2007 11:19 am

Quoting UnknownUser (Reply 2):
Wow, too bad this doesn't happen more often.

I would prefer if cops weren't shot in the first place, but good to see a citizen sheep turned sheepdog.
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RE: Man Kills Cop, Passerby Kills Man With Cop's Gun

Sun May 13, 2007 11:21 am

Of course, their will be an investigation where Mr. Floyd will have to justify his actions as their should be. I do expect that as he killed a cop killer who could have killed others, Mr. Floyd did a public service and indeed comes off as a hero.
One twist of this story was that the jerk who killed the cop is a relative of ex-world class snow skier Bode Miller. Miller announced after this horrible incident that he is resigning from the US Ski Team.
 
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RE: Man Kills Cop, Passerby Kills Man With Cop's Gun

Sun May 13, 2007 11:28 am

Quoting LTBEWR (Reply 4):
Of course, their will be an investigation where Mr. Floyd will have to justify his actions as their should be.

In Alaska there'd be a cursory glance at the case. That would be the end of that.

Well done Mr. Floyd.
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RE: Man Kills Cop, Passerby Kills Man With Cop's Gun

Sun May 13, 2007 11:31 am

Quoting LTBEWR (Reply 4):
Miller announced after this horrible incident that he is resigning from the US Ski Team.

I thought that Miller had already decided to break ties with the USA team before the incident... I could be wrong though.
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RE: Man Kills Cop, Passerby Kills Man With Cop's Gun

Sun May 13, 2007 11:34 am

Wow, I grew up right down the road from Franconia, NH.

Sorry for the police officer and his family... but I can't say the same for the other guy.

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RE: Man Kills Cop, Passerby Kills Man With Cop's Gun

Sun May 13, 2007 11:47 am

Quoting LTBEWR (Reply 4):
Of course, their will be an investigation where Mr. Floyd will have to justify his actions as their should be.

Quoted from the article:

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Authorities said Floyd was justified in shooting Kenney.
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RE: Man Kills Cop, Passerby Kills Man With Cop's Gun

Sun May 13, 2007 6:47 pm

I'm sure there's no history of mental illness or substance abuse in Bode Miller's family  Wink . What a gutsy guy to grab the gun and shoot the perp. Congrats to him.
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RE: Man Kills Cop, Passerby Kills Man With Cop's Gun

Mon May 14, 2007 12:30 am

Quoting JCS17 (Reply 9):
What a gutsy guy to grab the gun and shoot the perp.

Yes, it's at least somewhat comforting to know there are still people in society at large who have the brains and balls to do the right thing.

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