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Politically Driven Law
Enforcement Has Consequences

Power Line, by John Hinderaker

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Posted By:Mike PHX, 10/29/2012 9:20:23 PM

I had a terrible time getting to my office this morning. I heard on the radio that the reason was a fatal accident on Highway 494, one of the Twin Cities’ major arteries. It turned out that the accident was caused by an unlicensed motorist who ran out of gas on the highway, causing a pile-up. The Minneapolis Star-Tribune reported:The sequence of events began when a minivan driven by Isidoro Corona, 49, of Minneapolis, ran out of gas in the right lane and came to a stop causing three other vehicles in that lane to crash, the patrol said.

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I'd like to have a true tally of lives saved by conservatism vs lives lost by liberalism.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: shamrock, 10/29/2012 9:30:24 PM     (No. 8973473)

Bammy is so pre-occupied with the storm, that he forgot to send the free gas card. How long will we let this pass? How long?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bighambone, 10/29/2012 9:56:08 PM     (No. 8973530)

These serious accidents caused by unlicensed illegal aliens happen all over the country, very frequently, with a lot of innocent people being killed and injured. Unless the immigration laws are effectively enforced in the future by a new administration, things are just going to get worse, because Obama is not going to enforce the immigration laws against millions of illegal aliens, who the liberal Democrats believe are potential future liberal Democrat voters.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: jeremiah29_11, 10/29/2012 10:01:22 PM     (No. 8973540)

I think one way to solve this is to prosecute the official/s that determined not to deport people who are here illegally and have caused the death of some one or been arrested for another crime.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: sgtfox of the jarhead clan, 10/29/2012 10:16:28 PM     (No. 8973577)

Like gun control, food stamps, free cell phones and abortion there must be something in the constitution about free gas for illegals. Lawyers will find it. It's worth a lot of votes.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: fireman28, 10/29/2012 10:37:59 PM     (No. 8973614)

Read the article.

"Arrested seven times with no record of serving jail time"

And here in GA two years ago it became national news because an illigal was arrested for driving without a licence. Why was it news? Because she was a 20 yr old, good looking, college student.

Draw your own conclusions of what the public saw when the lawyers trotted the innocent babe in front of the TV cameras.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Penney, 10/29/2012 10:49:21 PM     (No. 8973627)

0bama apparently chose to ignore his oath of office on day one, setting the example for his entire crafty dem Administration. Their devistating policy results are now evident for all to see. Enough already!!!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: enuf8, 10/29/2012 10:51:12 PM     (No. 8973630)

Unlicensed, probably uninsured and possibly and illegal alien. When one runs out of gas there is still time to get off on the shoulder of the road. Lock 'em up and send them back.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: veritas, 10/29/2012 11:42:21 PM     (No. 8973696)

W-a-a-a-y-y too much can be said on the topics raised for a post, so I'll only touch on three points.

1. From my reading, the inferrable number killed in the US each year by llegal aliens [by murderers, perverts, the criminally violent, drunk drivers, and such] is about 5,000. 5,000 dead every year. So just since 2001, roughly 60,000 killed in the US by illegal aliens. 60,000 dead mostly because politicians can't be bothered to do what's necessary. And there's no mystery about how to get the illegals out.

2. Killed by leftists? Start with 55 million aborted in the US alone since Rowe v. Wade. The Left butchers in the tens of millions. No pikers, they.

3. Agree with #3. Phony "sanctuary" cities' officials [and the officials in the Federal gov't] responsible have to be voted out and pay a personal price for the carnage of their nose-in-the-air diversity-worshipping smug superiority. They feel superior. We lose family members and friends. That's not a balance.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: saguni, 10/30/2012 9:05:03 AM     (No. 8974209)

I have been excoriated on this site for calling people who act like Isidoro Corona criminal alien invaders because it is not a felony to enter this country at "other than a official port-of-entry."

It is only a code infraction to trespass into this country, the seven times this man has had contact with law enforcement were only traffic violations, not a big deal, he "deserves leniency," he "made a mistake," he "will try harder."

Well, I remember a time, in my youth, when drunk driving was considered only a traffic violation, not a big deal. Then Mothers Against Drunk Drivers organized, and you no longer hear a defense attorney begging for leniency because the driver had "diminished capacity" as he was "too drunk" to prevent the accident.

Perhaps, one day (soon?) the relatives of victims like Nadir Ombabi, killed by the wanton disregard of US laws by criminal alien invaders, will organize and cause change in the public perception of these "code violators" and people who only commit "traffic violations" will be dealt with in the manner they deserve.

The laws are on the books, enforce them--as written--or change them...but bear in mind that voting citizens are watching what you do.

Some people don't want to enforce the death penalty, they say life in prison without parole is adequate punishment. There is no recidivism after the death penalty, but many "lifers" have escaped prison and killed again.

Some people don't want to enforce immigration laws, because it places a "hardship" on those who chose to violate our laws. If Isidoro Corona had been deported the first--and every other--time he was arrested for traffic violations, he would not have been able to run out of gas on that stretch of road to cause the accident.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Stopstoreload, 10/30/2012 11:31:52 AM     (No. 8974537)

Driving along a local interstate road in the center lane, I saw the car in front of me take a right angle turn and cut across the right lane, striking another car in the front bumper before ending up on a grassy shoulder. The driver, obviously Hispanic, jumped out laughing.

In a local strip center, I saw a car parked in front of a local Mexican tienda with the front bumper held on with duct tape!

Actions have consequences, as does the failure of government to act. When does enough become enough?

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