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Rick Perry´s lawyers seek dismissal of charges
CBS News, by Staff

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 8/25/2014 5:19:14 PM

AUSTIN, Texas -- Attorneys for indicted Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry formally asked a judge Monday to dismiss felony charges alleging that the possible 2016 presidential candidate abused his power with a veto last summer. (snip) They go on to claim that "attempts to convert inescapably political disputes into criminal complaints" shouldn´t be allowed to go forward. Since being indicted on two felony counts more than a week ago, Perry has emphatically rejected the charges as a political ploy, often pointing to liberal pundits who have vocally questioned the charges.

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The case should be thrown out and ethics charges should be brought against the prosecutor.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 8/25/2014 5:33:17 PM     (No. 9980664)

I am not in Texas so do not have a great grasp on this situation but why not first use the opportunity to crawl up their backsides (not my first choice of words) by the use of discovery?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: SouthSanAntonio, 8/25/2014 5:35:08 PM     (No. 9980671)

There are a whole bunch of Demon-RATS that are wishing this would just go away.

It´s making Perry look very strong, and showing just what a drunken hag the Demon-RAT DA is.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 8/25/2014 5:38:23 PM     (No. 9980674)

The process isn´t at the discovery stage yet #1. Better to have this garbage thrown out at the courthouse door ASAP if possible.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: StormCnter, 8/25/2014 5:57:00 PM     (No. 9980695)

Way too early for discovery, #1.

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