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Nashua police commissioner resigns
in wake of dead ducks flap

Union Leader [Manchester, NH], by Kimberly Houghton

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Posted By:nhchemist, 2/5/2014 8:32:38 PM

NASHUA -- Thomas Pappas, chairman of the Nashua Police Commission, voluntarily resigned from his position on Wednesday, about three weeks after his involvement in state Rep. David Campbell´s duck killing incident was revealed. "He regrets greatly his role and the events of Dec. 23," Attorney Jim Rosenberg said of Pappas. "He is deeply saddened by the fact that he is resigning his post now." Campbell called Pappas after he had a couple of drinks and ultimately ran over several mallard ducks with his BMW, killing five of them on Dec. 23 outside of the Crowne Plaza.

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It is amazing that a Democrat resigns his position after official misconduct. Next in line is Rep Campbell (D-Nashua) who paid a fine of $620 for the violation and a $75 restitution payment and made a donation of $695 to New Hampshire Audubon. What happened to the DWI offense? How does helping the NH Audubon Society prevent future DWI´s?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: john56, 2/5/2014 10:35:47 PM     (No. 9721243)

Since it was ducks, PETA and the other Democrat front groups wanted to show their power. If the drunk Democrat had run over a group of Tea Party protestors ... or maybe left a young lady staffer to drown in his car ... he´d be giving Ms Hillary a run for her money in the 2016 race!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: berthabutt, 2/6/2014 12:30:35 AM     (No. 9721285)

Oh the horror! Like it was a herd of premature fetuses or something.

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