I can't imagine a prosecutor calling this simple assault. That is reserved for two stupid drunks spitting in each others face and one pops the other in the mouth, not for potentially killing someone with a hard sucker punch over concrete.
Freedom of speech is not freedom from criticism.
I'm sure it's all a bunch of hype...
Elderly woman could be city
A good punishment would be letting the guy go and having someone sneak him the same way, at random, for the next ten years.
Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.
Alexis de Tocqueville
The "knockout " game is just more evidence that we're suffering the consequences of a lack in societal moral standards.
They've been justified down as we try and appeal to the lowest common denominator and fringe elements.
Does anyone actually believe that a healthy society is possible without a strong set of Central moral standards ? Standards that exceed our lawful definitions ?