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Pastiche423 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-24-05 05:45 PM
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49. As I wheeled into my library today
I noticed three cops cars outside. On entering, I encountered one of the officers as I was returning my videos.

I asked him if tasers were used in our county. He said, yes they were and he was 100% behind their use. We talked about them for about ten minutes, I giving examples of their abuses. He gave his reason for them:

In the three years of use, he has not had one scraped knee or a bloody uniform.

Btw, he had not heard of the deaths caused by these torture tools.
I politely asked him to google taser+epileptic+death and to watch the video. He said he would.

The reason I wanted him to watch that particular video, was because both he and I have Grand Mal seizures and know what it is like when your neurons are still in the wacked out state.

I got his name from his nameplate and will follow up to see if he does, in fact, watch the video and ask for his response.
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  - Police forces everytwhere have got the quit hiring these chickenshit  acmavm   Jun-24-05 07:18 AM   #1 
  - the police have a new dangerous toy!! and they want to use it--horrible,  rodeodance   Jun-24-05 07:37 AM   #3 
  - IMHO, it's not the people that are slipping through the...  Media_Lies_Daily   Jun-25-05 01:18 PM   #64 
  - I would think they would have restrainers  shraby   Jun-24-05 07:36 AM   #2 
  - they were used, AFTER they tased her  masshole   Jun-24-05 09:13 AM   #9 
  - They do...  KansDem   Jun-24-05 09:44 AM   #10 
  - well, considering all three of those are depressants....  Lerkfish   Jun-24-05 07:57 AM   #4 
  - Bingo.  Media_Lies_Daily   Jun-24-05 12:57 PM   #25 
  - Drunk, stoned and taking Xanax?  lateo   Jun-24-05 08:07 AM   #5 
  - Drunk, Stoned and on Xanax - She was lucky to be able to open her eyes.  Selteri   Jun-24-05 02:05 PM   #36 
  - Exactly...  lateo   Jun-24-05 02:46 PM   #37 
  - I don't know???? but lets plug her into the electrical outlet........  GHOSTDANCER   Jun-25-05 12:58 PM   #60 
  - Maybe it's just me  JerseygirlCT   Jun-24-05 08:10 AM   #6 
  - What did they do before they had the taser's?  GoldenOldie   Jun-24-05 08:52 AM   #7 
  - You're right. It didn't happen.  Judi Lynn   Jun-24-05 09:48 AM   #11 
     - Sometimes restraints are necessary.  Bridget Burke   Jun-24-05 09:54 AM   #12 
        - And how is it possible that this girl who was under the influence of...  Media_Lies_Daily   Jun-25-05 01:20 PM   #65 
  - Does Xanax work the same in a teenager's body, though?  Lars39   Jun-24-05 09:02 AM   #8 
  - Last time I took 1/2 a Xanax  mountainvue   Jun-24-05 11:04 AM   #16 
  - She was not sedated.....  liberalnurse   Jun-24-05 11:10 AM   #21 
  - That's what the POLICE said.  Media_Lies_Daily   Jun-24-05 12:59 PM   #26 
  - 90lbs, and 13 years old  noiretblu   Jun-24-05 03:18 PM   #38 
  - On alcohol, Xanax, and MJ? Riiiiiight.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jun-24-05 05:10 PM   #46 
  - Oh, Come on, now... Yesterday, it was an 84 year old man pissing in the  Tom Yossarian Joad   Jun-24-05 07:05 PM   #54 
  - That was my experience, as well. nt  JerseygirlCT   Jun-24-05 04:27 PM   #43 
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        - South Park? (eom)  ticapnews   Jun-24-05 01:44 PM   #32 
           - Did they do a piece on that? Never saw it.  LiberalFighter   Jun-24-05 05:53 PM   #51 
              - In the South Park Movie  FiveGoodMen   Jun-24-05 07:04 PM   #53 
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  - Oh I just love this country now.....  Megahurtz   Jun-24-05 11:10 AM   #20 
  - AND WHAT DID THEY DO BEFORE TAZERS????  shanti   Jun-24-05 11:10 AM   #22 
  - Florida Strikes Again!  siliconefreak   Jun-24-05 12:40 PM   #23 
  - Yes, indeed...more rationalizations to protect the use of tasers.  Media_Lies_Daily   Jun-24-05 12:57 PM   #24 
  - ???  pointless   Jun-24-05 01:05 PM   #27 
  - probably because she ingested it  MisterP   Jun-24-05 01:21 PM   #29 
  - duh...  pointless   Jun-24-05 01:28 PM   #30 
     - First guess...  Kraklen   Jun-24-05 03:21 PM   #39 
  - Good question!  Guitarman   Jun-24-05 01:46 PM   #33 
     - Taser her parents!  Moochy   Jun-24-05 01:53 PM   #34 
  - How would they have handled this little monster before they could fry  Miss Chybil   Jun-24-05 01:42 PM   #31 
  - "Little monster"? The police stated that she was violent...  Media_Lies_Daily   Jun-25-05 01:14 PM   #63 
  - I'm not sympathetic on this one  gulfcoastliberal   Jun-24-05 01:58 PM   #35 
  - and that lesson would be....  Lerkfish   Jun-24-05 04:07 PM   #41 
  - Must really be wusses, hmm?  FlaGranny   Jun-24-05 04:25 PM   #42 
  - I was an RA in a dorm, and I singlehandedly  Lerkfish   Jun-24-05 05:47 PM   #50 
  - Should they have used batons instead? Or pepper spray?  gulfcoastliberal   Jun-24-05 05:34 PM   #48 
     - she's not a rottweiler!  MisterP   Jun-24-05 06:47 PM   #52 
     - Bloody hell! If they can't subdue a kid this size without resorting to  Tom Yossarian Joad   Jun-24-05 07:12 PM   #55 
     - Sorry, but there's no excuse for using a taser in this situation.  Media_Lies_Daily   Jun-25-05 01:23 PM   #66 
     - "I don't feel sorry for some kid getting tasered because...  catnhatnh   Jun-25-05 03:37 PM   #69 
  - Hmmm...from personal experience then...  catnhatnh   Jun-25-05 03:32 PM   #68 
  - Given how my roommate in college was.  bdot   Jun-24-05 03:25 PM   #40 
  - i assume he wasn't  noiretblu   Jun-24-05 04:57 PM   #44 
  - Some observations about the contents of your post....  Media_Lies_Daily   Jun-25-05 01:00 PM   #61 
  - For the second time today I call bullshit....  catnhatnh   Jun-25-05 03:40 PM   #70 
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  - The irony here is that if she had been handcuffed at a school  SouthernDem2004   Jun-24-05 05:03 PM   #45 
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  - "Guess the Police just can not win, lol"??? We're not talking about....  Media_Lies_Daily   Jun-25-05 01:06 PM   #62 
  - Those cop clothes must really be getting pricey.  BiggJawn   Jun-24-05 05:23 PM   #47 
  - As I wheeled into my library today  Pastiche423   Jun-24-05 05:45 PM   #49 
  - f'in police cowards....  drduffy   Jun-24-05 07:29 PM   #57 
     - I'm sooooo disappointed in the healthcare staff for allowing the police  Horse with no Name   Jun-24-05 07:52 PM   #58 
 

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