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The GOP takes that money and keeps from writing common sense laws on Gun Control and medical care. Not gaslighting or hyperbole. They allow weapons into the hands of those they fail to give adequate treatment. What law would have kept the rifle out of this guys hands? They interviewed him last year...Jump to post
casinterest wrote:Another mass murder brought to you by the NRA and GOP. Let's allow more guns and less mental care to see how much further we can get.
Revelation wrote:Pretty sad people want to diminish the impact of these events with a catch-all thread, IMO.
I don't know what video you watched but Wright was fighting all the way. That is absolutely not true. I provided a link to the video where he's standing passively waiting to be cuffed - did you watch it? Restrained by just the officer who failed to cuff him - if Wright was " fighting all the w...Jump to post
Chauvin is invoking the fifth. That is not the strategy I would expect from a man who swore an oath to uphold the law. https://www.cnn.com/us/live-news/derek-chauvin-trial-04-15-21/h_c21bb7972f1340ec453d633bc80bc6c8 Defense attorney Eric Nelson just explained to his client that he has the right to ...Jump to post
That's true if the person being apprehended is physically resisting arrest. However, in this case, Wright was not "fighting", he was standing there very passively, waiting to be cuffed. It was only when it became obvious to Wright that the officer was failing miserably to cuff him, that h...Jump to post
One of the defence's "experts" was a former Medical Examiner who is being sued for providing fake testimony to assist cops on trial for killing a black man. Seems now like he travels the country getting paid to give evidence to support cops on trial for unnecessary use of force. https://t...Jump to post
TRAINING! How is that so difficult for you to understand? However, it seems even the trainers need training. Proper training would likely have led to Wright being moved away from the open door of his car. Training would have likely have led to the car door being closed and the key removed. Training...Jump to post
casinterest wrote:If Gaetz had morals he would have resigned already. He is just pushing as far as he can, outside the law.
You get training. You also learn to remember where your taser and your gun are. It isn't Anarchy unless those involved fail to learn from the mistakes and get training to handle these situations better. Right now their is a police officer facing 2nd degree manslaughter, and a dead man. Training and...Jump to post
Training on deescalating issues needs to be done. Training on arresting a suspect and keeping them away from the door to a vehicle. Training on figuring out what a taser is and is not. Many lives were ruined over this, and lessons are not just about police compliance. How do you de-escalate someone...Jump to post
All sorts of wrongs in this arrest. The PD training does need to be revamped. All of this comes down to. An air freshener leads to Manslaughter death by Gun. The people in Minnesota have a right to be angry about all of this. There is no logical reason for a stop other than profiling, and there is ...Jump to post
Philando Castille is the most visible. Then, there are Brionna Taylor and Atatiana Jefferson. We all know about Brionna Taylor but Atatiana Jefferson was playing video games in her own apartment when cops opened fire. We must hold cops accountable. Who is we? Police are held accountable both by the...Jump to post
While his incident sounds relatively minor, if it happened as he says, and I have no reason to believe it didn't, you don't have a problem with it? Pulled over for speeding when he wasn't. His car was searched without PC. Of course, he should have refused. PS--I believe this is the first time that ...Jump to post
Never had an issue. Turn car off, Put keys on dash, hands on wheel and follow their directions you will never have a problem. Be a white male... Had Floyd or Garner done what he suggested or the equivalent for the situation, they’d be alive today. Fight back and you’ll have a long day or night, I d...Jump to post
And now this is going to drag on since Gaetz hired MAGA attornies https://www.cnbc.com/2021/04/09/matt-gaetz-hires-marc-mukasey-lawyer-for-trump-organization.html So, he asked for a blanket pardon in the early days of the investigation, showed nudes to others on the floor of the House, sent money v...Jump to post
MaverickM11 wrote:$1 it's CTE + guns.
At least we've sorta come 'round on being able to talk about CTE.
It's being over simplified, the Dem party is letting all these people in to try to get them to vote democratic in state and federal elections IMO. Show us how many of "those people" (a casual racist term) voted in recent elections. I know it is your opinion that "those people" a...Jump to post
It's being over simplified, the Dem party is letting all these people in to try to get them to vote democratic in state and federal elections IMO.Jump to post
extender wrote:This trial should have taken place somewhere else.
The title of this thread is not correct. It isn't a mass shooting. CNN is using this tactic of now calling all gun crime a mass shooting. It was a murder suicide and I would wait for the facts to come out I bet it wasn't random. Explain why Children and the HVAC employees were killed. Deflection? W...Jump to post
The title of this thread is not correct. It isn't a mass shooting. CNN is using this tactic of now calling all gun crime a mass shooting. It was a murder suicide and I would wait for the facts to come out I bet it wasn't random.Jump to post
Veigar wrote:NIKV69 wrote:Veigar wrote:It took me 10 minutes to vote in Vegas, which I'd consider heavily democratic.
What is it then?
Manchin knows he has to kowtow to conservative rural voter base in his state otherwise he’ll be voted out. He’s actually playing politics to the nth degree and is blocking desperately needed legislation that will improve the lives of all Americans just to stay in power. You hear hatred and criticis...Jump to post
Gaetz communications director has resigned https://www.cbsnews.com/news/luke-ball-matt-gaetz-communications-director-resigns-allegations-sex-trafficking-minor/ Remember the demands that Al Franken and Andrew Cuomo resign because Republicans respect #metoo and women? Funny how those people are silen...Jump to post
Good for Charles Barkley saying what we all know is true. Like I said I listen to Schumer, Pelosi, Murray I hear hatred and loathing but when I listen to Manchin I l hear leadership. If only the sane people in the Dem party could get power what a country it would be.Jump to post
I remember how we are supposed to model our health care system after Canada well how about their voting system?
https://www.elections.ca/content.aspx?s ... dex&lang=e
You can if you started convicting with mandatory death penalty sentence that must be carried out within 6 months for these sorts of crimes. I am all for it. Yes, because no one has ever been rail roaded by the justice system in this country. With the appeal process automatically put in effect for d...Jump to post
CitizenJustin wrote:Kiwirob wrote:Whatever hes convicted of people won't be happy, the city will probably burn, rinse and repeat.
You’re so dramatic. At most a few crappy buildings on a few blocks. You act as if the entire city will be burned to the ground.
Dave Ramsey is great for people that are way out in the weeds financially. For people drowning in debt his advice can be a real life saver and he has surely helped a great many people get out from crushing financial burdens or avoid them through his show. Just don't ever listen to him when it comes...Jump to post
A couple of points caught my attention. 1. That at no point was George Floyd co operative. 2. That even in the first few minutes he seemed to be borderline hysterical. 3. This point about claustrophobia, didn't seem to be problem when sitting in his own car. Good points but once he is not combative...Jump to post
Dave Ramsey is a bible-thumping proselytizer; that doesn't mean his financial advice is all wrong, but it is always simplistic and obvious. As they say, "even a broken clock is right twice a day"; I would put his advice in that category. Of course, the other bible-thumping, dogmatic winge...Jump to post
4) Alleged extortion doesn’t clear you of sex trafficking across state lines. And trust me, there’s a huge gulf (legally) between 17 and 18. Just sayin. Day before her 18 birthday, jail. Day after her 18 birthday, political prospects possibly diminished and a possibly upset fiancée. But no jail! If...Jump to post
Dave Ramsey is the only person you should ever listen to about these matters.
https://www.daveramsey.com/blog/how-to- ... -card-debt
seb146 wrote:Gaetz mentioned pictures to Tucker but no one has said anything about that. Also, this investigation began under the previous administration and Bill Barr.
Something isn't adding up here. Has the justice department said anything? Probably prudent to wait until then.Jump to post