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    Re: College Professor Arrested for Profane Rant at Pro-Life Students

    Quote Originally Posted by Ikari View Post
    Assault? ****ing pussies.
    Well if you don't get the assault you get the disorderly conduct. I don't make the rules......

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    Re: College Professor Arrested for Profane Rant at Pro-Life Students

    Quote Originally Posted by Fisher View Post
    Well if you don't get the assault you get the disorderly conduct. I don't make the rules......
    Yes, but the rules are bull****. Assault for words? Disorderly conduct for words? Just bull**** excuses by the authority to police and arrest more of its citizens in order to keep us all under thumb.
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    Re: College Professor Arrested for Profane Rant at Pro-Life Students

    I would like to see her charges and possibly her rant. People should be arrested for free speech or saying a curse word in public.

    Although if you have to swear and insult those who disagree with you that's definitely a problem and from my experience an indicator of personal maturity. She was definitely out of line and if such comments were directed at students I think she should be fired.
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    Re: College Professor Arrested for Profane Rant at Pro-Life Students

    I didn't see anything she should have been arrested for by any stretch.

    I do find it ironic, though, that she was trying to shut down the display.
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    Re: College Professor Arrested for Profane Rant at Pro-Life Students

    There must be, surely, more to this than what we see here. Something isn't right. Who called 911? Why did officers respond?

    Caller: Please send someone quickly. A professor is saying f*ck and I don't like it. She needs to be arrested. Send someone now, I'm offended. We need the government to shut her the hell up.

    911 Call Center: What? The "you know what word"? In public? At a university? Remain calm, armed representatives of the government are on the way now.


    There has to be more to this than we know.










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    Re: College Professor Arrested for Profane Rant at Pro-Life Students

    Quote Originally Posted by Harshaw View Post
    I didn't see anything she should have been arrested for by any stretch.

    I do find it ironic, though, that she was trying to shut down the display.
    I watched the video. I found it funny that she called the display profane, upheld her right to free speech to say ****, but was attempting (from what I understand) to shot down the display and prevent them from exercising their rights too. She just comes off as a hypocritical, immature person.

    It's also funny that she kept calling the display "profane" and that it was "swearing to her."
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    Re: College Professor Arrested for Profane Rant at Pro-Life Students

    Quote Originally Posted by Ikari View Post
    I don't care if I curse at an inanimate object of tell someone to go **** themselves repeatedly; cursing does not infringe upon anyone's rights.
    A profanity laced rant against another person or group of people can be considered threatening conduct or even an assault. There are limits to public conduct when others are involved.

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    Re: College Professor Arrested for Profane Rant at Pro-Life Students

    Quote Originally Posted by digsbe View Post
    I watched the video. I found it funny that she called the display profane, upheld her right to free speech to say ****, but was attempting (from what I understand) to shot down the display and prevent them from exercising their rights too. She just comes off as a hypocritical, immature person.
    I think she was pointing out the hypocrisy of calling her exercise of free speech profane while apparently condoning the display of giant pictures of dead and mutilated fetuses.

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    Re: College Professor Arrested for Profane Rant at Pro-Life Students

    Quote Originally Posted by Ikari View Post
    Yes, but the rules are bull****. Assault for words? Disorderly conduct for words? Just bull**** excuses by the authority to police and arrest more of its citizens in order to keep us all under thumb.
    Yeah you'll likely get about $50 plus costs in my hood for your first offense, so freedom ain't free

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    Re: College Professor Arrested for Profane Rant at Pro-Life Students

    Quote Originally Posted by Napoleon View Post
    I think she was pointing out the hypocrisy of calling her exercise of free speech profane while apparently condoning the display of giant pictures of dead and mutilated fetuses.
    It all depends on what went down. If she was verbally assaulting or attacking others over the image that's one thing. If she was ranting and swearing like an immature child (which should be legal) that's another thing.
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