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Why Officer Wilson Probably Won’t Go to Jail
Politico Magazine, by William Yeomans

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 8/24/2014 9:37:27 PM

As Michael Brown is laid to rest on Monday, questions remain about the police shooting that took the life of the unarmed African-American teenager some two weeks ago. Was Brown savagely and unjustifiably gunned down by white police Officer Darren Wilson, as some contend? Did Wilson—who reportedly sustained some kind of facial injury during an altercation with Brown—act appropriately in the heat of a confrontation in which Brown reportedly reached for the officer’s gun. Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. took the unusual step of travelling to Ferguson to coordinate a Justice Department investigation into the shooting, which was already

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A rather condescending and slanted piece from a liberal lawyer which actually contains a few facts in what appears to an attempt to introduce the leftoids that read politico to the reality that there is no case against Wilson.
Unfortunately in the infantile world of deluded progressive types, their lie traveled around the world and the truth has now put it´s boots on. Deal with it ladies.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Coy860, 8/24/2014 9:44:29 PM     (No. 9979417)

We send 18 year olds to Afghanistan, and we sent them to Viet Nam. We call them men, not teenagers !
Officer Wilson won´t go to jail because he did nothing wrong, and perhaps Politicians wouldn´t want to tick off 160 million white Americans.
Do we have to loot to get our message across??


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Reply 2 - Posted by: earlybird, 8/24/2014 9:44:54 PM     (No. 9979418)

A very biased piece trying to masquerade as information. Transparently so.

Notice the language used. And notice that the video of Brown´s strong-arming the much smaller convenience store clerk is brushed aside and followed by the unreliability of eyewitnesses. Cameras DO NOT lie.

More Politico rubbish.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: columba, 8/24/2014 9:48:59 PM     (No. 9979423)

The "unarmed teenager" was 18 years old (a legal adult). He had already broken one of the policeman´s face bones. He had attempted to disarm the policeman once already. He was over 6 feet tall and almost 300 lb. He was charging the policeman at running speed. He had just strong-arm robbed a store. He had marijuana in his blood.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Ida lil, 8/24/2014 11:03:35 PM     (No. 9979484)

After the ignorant comment that officers shoot hundreds of suspects a year i quit reading.
When son was offered a high position in LAPD after serving in a military special security force he bluntly told them H.. no.
My life expectancy was 5 min. in the service and would be 1 min. in your force. I´m tired
of living on that edge.
If it was 1 min then what the heck is it now.
Men don´t become police offers to kill people.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 8/24/2014 11:40:15 PM     (No. 9979509)

A lazy "get ready for the riot" piece. Just like LA in ´April of ´92, 53 people murdered in the streets, 2,000 injured, billions in property looted or destroyed, ultimately, 11,000 people were arrested, but about 1/3 were released immediately and most of the rest were later charged with misdemeanors or charges dropped.

The only ethnic group to come out with respect were the Korean-American store owners who stood up to the looters while the police ran away.

The cause of the riots...the cops were acquitted of the Rodney King beating.

Do you really think the St. Louis area leaders and Gov. Nixon and Eric Holder are not actively working to convict the cop? Just as the same types worked so hard to find La Cross players (yeah, remember them) and George zimmerman guilty to satisfy the blood lust of the racist blacks!

Mob rules now...and the whites are in the cross hairs.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bighambone, 8/24/2014 11:47:59 PM     (No. 9979518)

The moment that big Mike punched the police officer fracturing his eye socket, big Mike´s college aspirations disappeared, as even if big Mike had lived, he would have gone to prison for a long time.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Northcross, 8/25/2014 12:32:40 AM     (No. 9979540)

Perhaps he will not go to jail because he is innocent, but apparently you guys never thought of that.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Crashnburn, 8/25/2014 12:58:04 AM     (No. 9979553)

An orbital floor blowout is not "some kind of facial injury". It is a very serious injury. The editorial wasn´t worth reading after that statement.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: SouthSanAntonio, 8/25/2014 1:06:33 AM     (No. 9979556)

Gee, could the reason he won´t go to jail be because he didn´t do anything illegal?!?!?

Well, DUH...

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Reply 10 - Posted by: pensom2, 8/25/2014 2:41:48 AM     (No. 9979589)

Article´s a yawner, doesn´t say much. No analysis.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: DW626, 8/25/2014 4:48:09 AM     (No. 9979601)

I suppose if we´re to follow the pretzel logic of the writer here, the prisons are full of innocent black men. So what´s to prevent them from persecuting and imprisoning an innocent white man. Turnabout is fair play...as they say....eh?!

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