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Acquittal: Tom DeLay’s Conviction Overturned
PJ Media, by Staff

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Posted By:Hazymac, 9/19/2013 5:24:24 PM

Ronnie Earle’s ridiculous, political case against former Rep. Tom DeLay has finally collapsed. An appeals court has not only overturned DeLay’s conviction, but has ordered him acquitted of all charges. (Snip) The prosecution of Tom DeLay was always a persecution. Then Travis County District Attorney Ronnie Earle (a Democrat) was sharply partisan, known so widely to be so around Texas that many Republicans simply refused to live or buy property in Travis County when he ruled. That didn’t save DeLay, obviously, but the appeals court has now, years and millions of wasted dollars later. Earle grand jury shopped until

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This article identifies the culprit in the first two words. Earle, political hack extrordinaire, ought to be run out of Tezas. Now, to use Ray Donovan´s words, where does DeLay go to get his reputation back>

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: keekng, 9/19/2013 5:27:22 PM     (No. 9528048)

Where is Earle today? Probably well rewarded by the Dem operatives for railroading Tom Delay.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Rat Patrol, 9/19/2013 5:36:03 PM     (No. 9528058)

The only thing Tom Delay was ever guilty of was defeating Democrats and that is nothing to be ashamed of,it is something to be proud of.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lakerman1, 9/19/2013 5:37:14 PM     (No. 9528059)

It was important to knock DeLay out of congress, because he was an effective leader there, giving Dennis Hastert some backbone. If the republicans don´t learn how to play dirty pool, they will remain behind the eight ball. (how´s that for wordsmanship? I amuse myself...)

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Reply 4 - Posted by: klezmer, 9/19/2013 5:52:28 PM     (No. 9528077)

Politically, it is mission accomplished for the Democrats. For Tom Delay, he now has this monkey off his back.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: TexasRed, 9/19/2013 5:57:43 PM     (No. 9528085)

There are not enough vile words in the dictionary to describe the scum of which Ronnie Earle was composed. Earle represented the absolute nadir of humanity. He and the liberals of Austin were willing to use any tactic to destroy Tom Delay. Sadly, they were effective.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: avikingman, 9/19/2013 6:12:21 PM     (No. 9528097)

Good going, Mr. Delay.
May you live long and prosper.

As to Austin, and really Texas, watch out!
The libs have you targeted and the filibuster filly is getting loads of cash.



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Reply 7 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 9/19/2013 6:36:16 PM     (No. 9528140)

The State should now go after the dems, particularly D.A. Earle, for all the money he wasted in pursuing all these outlandish charges. All because Tom DeLay could beat them in elections.

I hope Mr. DeLay can pursue civil action against these creeps. Even though I am only a Texan in my heart, it would give me pure joy to watch these guys squirm when the shoe is on the other foot.

After all, sauce for the gander. At least these trials would be legally justified.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Hugh Akston, 9/19/2013 8:17:42 PM     (No. 9528272)

How many Republicans have been derailed because of the ´seriousness of the charges´, not whether there is any basis in fact? Seems like the ´seriousness of the charges´ is much greater against the Commie Dems, but that never gets much traction.

Now I´m going to go back and read the comments.

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