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    Re: Video Shows Officer Shooting Unarmed Black Man in South Carolina

    Quote Originally Posted by joko104 View Post
    It is too hard to tell if that is exactly what happened. Experts with the video will be able to tell. IF the officer himself dropped the tazer to justify the shooting, it becomes 1st degree pre-meditated. In some states that's potential death penalty or if not then life without parole.

    I bet that officer does less than 5 years hard time - at worse. Anyone disagree?
    You're right. Cops are a privileged class in this country like politicians and other government employees.

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    Re: Video Shows Officer Shooting Unarmed Black Man in South Carolina

    Quote Originally Posted by Goshin View Post
    As it says, he's been arrested and charged with murder. As should be.
    The first reports BEFORE the vid showed up....

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    Re: Video Shows Officer Shooting Unarmed Black Man in South Carolina

    Quote Originally Posted by Manc Skipper View Post
    The first reports BEFORE the vid showed up....

    A cop lying? Amazing isn't it?

    Over on some of the crazy websites, they are defending this cop. sigh
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    Re: Video Shows Officer Shooting Unarmed Black Man in South Carolina

    Quote Originally Posted by Manc Skipper View Post
    The first reports BEFORE the vid showed up....


    Yup, he lied to cover his ass. Shocking, huh?

    Another of many reasons to advocate body cams on all cops.

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    Re: Video Shows Officer Shooting Unarmed Black Man in South Carolina

    Quote Originally Posted by ARTHUR 1976 View Post
    I hope he's convicted of murder, and im sure his family will file a civil suit so they will get his house, not to mention he will probably go broke with legal fees, this POS COPS life is pretty much ruined!!..


    Being arrested for, and convicted of are two completely different animals. This is America. Just because we all see it one way doesn't mean the prosecutors and the defense lawyers wont spin it another way.

    Now the campaign begins of the police dept making Walter Scott look like the bad guy. There will be talk of his arrest/criminal record (if any). Then it will be the weed in his system (if any). Then the character assassination will begin. All in the attempt to create another poor victim of this cop. All a cop has to say is "I felt that my like was in danger...." And everyone automaticly believes him. Had this video not been revealed...he would (and still, may) get away with it.

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    Re: Video Shows Officer Shooting Unarmed Black Man in South Carolina

    Straight up murder. That's crazy ****. There's definitely good cops out there (mostly young, new ones) but having been robbed numerous times by them on the highway and now seeing this.. Damn. Laws need to be passed ensuring there aren't outright idiots like this guy and the guys that choked that fat guy to death previously in NYC. That and I'm sick of having to have my attorney squash every good 'ol boy f**k face cop that give me $500 tickets.

    WTF day and age are these morons thinking they're in? Don't they know everyone is recording their bosses, recording everything now? Amazingly stupid.

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    Re: Video Shows Officer Shooting Unarmed Black Man in South Carolina

    Quote Originally Posted by jet57 View Post
    Yeah but he's been arrested and charged with murder so you're not going to see the sort of mass outrage as with other shootings.
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    Re: Video Shows Officer Shooting Unarmed Black Man in South Carolina

    Quote Originally Posted by beefheart View Post
    A cop lying? Amazing isn't it?

    Over on some of the crazy websites, they are defending this cop. sigh
    TRANSLATION: over on some right wing websites, they are defending this cop. sigh

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    Re: Video Shows Officer Shooting Unarmed Black Man in South Carolina

    Quote Originally Posted by Goshin View Post
    As it says, he's been arrested and charged with murder. As should be.
    cold blooded murder IMHO, but arresting and charging is step one, now he has to be convicted for his crime.
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    Re: Video Shows Officer Shooting Unarmed Black Man in South Carolina

    Quote Originally Posted by Goshin View Post
    Yup, he lied to cover his ass. Shocking, huh?

    Another of many reasons to advocate body cams on all cops.
    Body cams on cops are 100% worthless. The police depts. would just doctor the body cam videos or else the cops would turn off the cams and/or censor specific footage.

    In the event body cam videos were available for the public to see, there would be huge discrepancies in the video picked up by those cams and those picked up by bystander cameras and/or cell phones.

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