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Posted By: Pluperfect, 8/1/2020 4:33:21 AM

Darren Wilson is the former Ferguson, Missouri police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, who assaulted him. The shooting was a wholly justified act of self defense. Yet, it triggered the Black Lives Matter movement. It’s fitting that a phony justice movement originated with a phony claim of police misconduct. Wilson has been cleared of any criminal conduct by a grand jury and by the Obama-Holder Justice Department. But the left never gives up. Thus, as Bill Otis notes, yet another prosecutor, Wesley Bell elected in 2018, reopened the investigation of Wilson. Bell, who is African-American, gained office by attacking Robert McCulloch, the incumbent prosecutor. McCulloch led the grand jury proceeding

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Reply 1 - Posted by: MrDeplorable 8/1/2020 6:03:09 AM (No. 496361)
The shooting “triggered” the Black Lives Matter Movement?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: wsdiego 8/1/2020 6:10:15 AM (No. 496363)
A phony hypocrites for a phony movement! What else is new!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: George R. 8/1/2020 6:56:47 AM (No. 496377)
Has anyone noticed or pointed out that the entity of the BLM is focused on dead CRIMINALs... apparently law abiding blacks don't matter.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: italianlooks 8/1/2020 8:17:09 AM (No. 496446)
If BLM why are they not kneeling in front of Abortion Clinic.. That is really where BLM! No father, no mother just a blob of matter.. all BL I guess don’t matter.. only some BLM.. those chasing $$$$, Al Sharpton exhibit #1!
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Reply 5 - Posted by: udanja99 8/1/2020 9:09:14 AM (No. 496529)
What is it with Missouri? First, the McCloskeys and now this. These prosecutors should be sued into a cardboard box in some dank syringe and feces filled alley in East St. Louis.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: MDConservative 8/1/2020 9:15:52 AM (No. 496532)
This is why all this "social justice" rubbish should be lumped under "Truth Doesn't Matter". The lies that undergird this "movement" were around the world in 90 seconds...and the truth far from catching up. Let's all take a knee...to the suppression of truth.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Goose 8/1/2020 9:23:14 AM (No. 496536)
No peace? No justice.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 8/1/2020 9:31:02 AM (No. 496544)
Under Socialism there is NO "equal justice under the law". There is only the outcome that the State dictates. This is what BLM and other Leftist organizations stand for. THEY will make up the laws and decide who they apply to. In effect, there is no law. What we see is Blacks committing murders at a high rate and BLM wants to excuse them because they are Black. Every time a Black is killed by law enforcement, BLM wants to consider it a crime, even if the Black person was trying to shot the officer. This is situational justice/law and is equivalent to NO law. I don't care about Black history or personal history, it doesn't excuse criminal behavior. It might contribute to sentencing decisions but only somewhat. It is a travesty that Wilson was persecuted for 6 years when it was clear that Michael Brown was a dangerous thug who assaulted a police officer. Someone who would attack a cop is very dangerous. BO's "justice" department perpetrated the hoax that Brown was trying to "surrender". He wasn't. His hands were NOT up but BO and BLM didn't care. Brown was a tool they could use for their cause. That was despicable. There are some, small number of criminal murders of Blacks by the police. Some whites are also murdered. There is a pretty thorough review of these cases and the officers are almost always charged, as they should be. Let's be honest about what is happening. We have a small number of officers that violate their duty. We deal with almost all of them appropriately. We ARE vigilant. We don't have a systemic problem.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 8/1/2020 11:39:03 AM (No. 496704)
At what point can Darren Wilson sue for harassment? I'd say malicious prosecution, but he hasn't been indicted, so that's out. I suspect this is all about Michael Brown's family trying to extort more money out of Ferguson. They must have run though the $1.5 million they got in 2017.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: 3XALADY 8/1/2020 5:20:35 PM (No. 496963)
Bingo #9. Mama wanted him to re-check just to make sure there was nothing more they could get. Saw an article somewhere.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: bighambone 8/1/2020 9:06:45 PM (No. 497120)
Black Lives Matter is a statement that almost all Americans agree with. That statement is being taken advantage of and that is being used as a crutch by a small political movement of radical socialists who have styled their movement Black Lives Matter, that political movement is not supported by more then a small percentage of ordinary Americans, the leftist and liberal Democrats, and the so-called mainstream (liberal) media.
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