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EXCLUSIVE: ´Socialist´ doctor ´assaulted´ Kentucky
Senator Rand Paul because the congressman´s trees were
´in the way´ and were ´devaluing his $740,000
home that he is desperately trying to sell´

Daily Mail (UK), by Ben Ashford

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The ´socialist´ doctor charged with cracking Senator Rand Paul´s ribs in a crunching blindside tackle may have harbored a secret grudge against his GOP neighbor for spoiling his lakeside views and ´devaluing´ his home, DailyMail.com can reveal. Rene Boucher, 59, told Paul in the wake of the mauling that he hadn´t been able to sell his $740,000 house for ten years because the congressman´s trees were ´in the way´. It´s believed Boucher was referring to woodland at the back of Paul´s property that blocks the doctor´s views of the picturesque private lake that forms the centerpiece of their upscale gated

This explanation is just a silly as the last one and doesn´t pass the smell test.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: sanddollar, 11/14/2017 10:56:37 AM     (No. 11451660)

One real estate agent said the house next to Paul´ houses didn´t sell because it was overpriced.

I am sure this doctor will accept a deal where he gets probation. To get jail time they would need to show that this was politically motivated.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: BillW., 11/14/2017 10:58:09 AM     (No. 11451661)

Well heck. Why didn´t you just say so? Anything for a leftist!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 11/14/2017 11:00:46 AM     (No. 11451663)

Guess his house isn´t worth $740,000.

Supposedly, Rand Paul ended up with 5 broken ribs. That´s assault. This isn´t going away.

The media is being ridiculous trying to whitewash this.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: gobushcheneygo, 11/14/2017 11:03:30 AM     (No. 11451665)

Yeah, right, who doesn´t assault their next-door neighbor and break their ribs when their house doesn´t sell?

Sheesh. What a bunch of bull.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: troutgreen, 11/14/2017 11:06:19 AM     (No. 11451667)

I thought the main tenant of Socialism was from each according to his ability, to each according to his needs, or some such drivel.

A Socialist doctor would give the home to somebody that needed it, and live at a hospital where he could provide services to those that need them.

He´s no Socialist. He´s a cowardly back-jumping thug nutcase.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: qr4j, 11/14/2017 11:06:26 AM     (No. 11451668)

I paid $86,200 for my house back in 2005. It wouldn´t sell for that now in large part because the real estate bubble burst.

But . . . it doesn´t help that there is a drug dealer on one side and an empty, dilapidated house owned by an absent landlord on the other side.

Still . . . I am not tackling anyone and breaking his/her ribs. But then I am a Republican, not a socialist.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ByteGuru, 11/14/2017 11:12:40 AM     (No. 11451674)

I know it is the Daily Wail but the comments are good. I liked the one that implied that Rand Paul´s real estate holdings are about to double.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Jrsample, 11/14/2017 11:14:21 AM     (No. 11451677)

If he is really a "socialist", instead of getting to sell his property it should be nationalized and redistributed to "the people".
Now, when do we get to shoot the Czar?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Refried, 11/14/2017 11:15:52 AM     (No. 11451679)

The prosecuting atty. is a Democrat. Look for a plea deal consisting of a fine and community service. However defendant is physically limited due to injury so community service time is suspended.
In other words, this puke will probably get off with a $1000 fine.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 11/14/2017 11:35:57 AM     (No. 11451700)

Well now we know what wasn´t the reason. $500K per rib might be about what I´d sue him for. If he gets time even better.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: dvc, 11/14/2017 11:36:15 AM     (No. 11451701)

Don´t buy this excuse. The lawyer is desperately scratching around for any sort of an excuse which he thinks will deflect the blame even slightly from the fact that the guy is another violent leftist nutcase who attacked a Repub for political reasons.

Even if true, tough rocks for the idiot doc. His property doesn´t actually have a view of the lake, it turns out. He needs to understand that you do NOT control how your neighbor plants his property, and if you think you "deserve" a view across someone else´s property not being blocked by trees, you are nuts.

Of course, the socialist has proven that he is nuts.

Leftism is a sign of a serious mental disorder, proven again.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: volksford, 11/14/2017 11:38:18 AM     (No. 11451705)

Typical lib, life isn´t going as expected so it´s got to be somebody else fault.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Nerdowell, 11/14/2017 12:05:42 PM     (No. 11451723)

Real estate is no longer a pressing concern for Rene.
Every cloud has a silver lining I guess.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: wilarrbie, 11/14/2017 12:21:21 PM     (No. 11451739)

LOL - what´s a Leftist Envirowacko to do? You know they want to flock to the neighbors´ defense, but that would mean RP should have cut down his trees for this guy. (And was he going to pay RP for the value of those trees up front or when his house sold?)

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Newtsche, 11/14/2017 12:22:48 PM     (No. 11451740)

Devalue his bank account.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Clinger, 11/14/2017 12:31:03 PM     (No. 11451745)

Funny, this doesn’t include any record of or comment on attempts to discuss the issue with Senator Paul. Was this his way of bringing that up with his neighbor, step one go full Butkus?

Na, it was political. And if this story has credence isn’t that just like a socialist, my inability to get my way is your fault.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: JHHolliday, 11/14/2017 12:34:02 PM     (No. 11451748)

Assaulting a US Senator is a federal crime. The doofus doctor could end up with only a view of concrete walls and steel bars. What was he thinking? I certainly wouldn´t want someone with so little self-control to be my doctor.

They can try to spin this to cover up the political motive but it won´t fly with most of the public.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: chillijilli, 11/14/2017 1:14:10 PM     (No. 11451784)

What a crock. Everyone knows if a tree were really the problem, a true socialist would´ve just cut it down in the dead of night and that would be that. In Boucher´s mind trespassing and all would´ve been justified because Paul´s tree was unfairly growing and blocking his view. I know a true socialist in MN who simply goes around the neighborhood every DEC and cuts his own Christmas tree from others´ property because "they have plenty of other trees." No lie. These people think like that.
So it´s obvious the story was just made up so that Boucher can´t be accused of a politically motivated attack.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Udanja99, 11/14/2017 1:14:47 PM     (No. 11451785)

If Boucher wanted a lake view, perhaps he should have purchased a different house. Duh.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: dwa, 11/14/2017 1:31:21 PM     (No. 11451802)

Seriously! If this socialist hack has been trying to sell his house for 10 years, and it hasn´t sold, he´s asking too much for it. That isn´t Paul´s problem.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: turninggrey, 11/14/2017 2:12:34 PM     (No. 11451823)

These "narratives" to cover for libs are so transparent. This is like a Benghazi video all over again. The neighbor was a violent leftist. They all are.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: joew9, 11/14/2017 2:28:06 PM     (No. 11451833)

Why not just do like other liberals do? For example Ted Turner. If your view is blocked just buy that land and cut down all the trees and...

Oh wait! I just noticed that Stunning Russian Women Want Older Men from my neighborhood. I gotta go. See ya.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: earlybird, 11/14/2017 3:25:25 PM     (No. 11451856)

The aerial view of these two properties is interesting. Boucher clearly bought an oddball property on the corner between two lake-view properties - Paul’s and another. He has one corner of his property toward the lake, not a full back side. In order for him to have a view, his neighbors would have to remove trees so that he could see the lake ACROSS their properties.

Sounds like a fool who needs anger management and a reality check.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: earlybird, 11/14/2017 3:27:16 PM     (No. 11451859)

PS. It is very necessary for this to be a local property dispute rather than a political one. The latter is quite literally a federal case, bigger deal, bigger pottential punishment(s).

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Safari Man, 11/14/2017 3:38:42 PM     (No. 11451865)

His next residence will be in a gated community.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Sandbar, 11/14/2017 3:47:52 PM     (No. 11451872)

It can be a federal case no matter the motive. Motive doesn´t excuse him from assaulting a U.S. Senator.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: lakerman1, 11/14/2017 4:22:40 PM     (No. 11451895)

Frank LLoyd Wright said, "If you are buying a particular property because of the view, you had better buy the view as well."

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 11/14/2017 5:57:37 PM     (No. 11451972)

LOL! If you can´t sell your house in TEN YEARS it would be obvious to an 8 year old running a lemonade stand that your price is TOO HIGH!

I guess being a MD and a Liberal is no substitute for basic sales skills.


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Reply 29 - Posted by: Trigger2, 11/15/2017 1:34:15 AM     (No. 11452207)

Maybe that socialist doctor can plead for Soros to buy his over-priced house for say a million dollars for being a good soldier for the cause.

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