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LisaL Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-24-06 11:01 AM
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10. What an idiot.
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  -Rookie EMT Fired - Zapped Coworker With Defibrillator Paddles - Woman Died matcom  Jan-24-06 10:26 AM   #0 
  - Well, mom...his mistake KILLED someone.  GOPisEvil   Jan-24-06 10:28 AM   #1 
  - My thoughts precisely...  Prag   Jan-24-06 10:43 AM   #4 
  - God somebody sterilize this fool.  bushwentawol   Jan-24-06 10:41 AM   #2 
  - Excuse me? That's murder!  BikeWriter   Jan-24-06 10:42 AM   #3 
  - Legally, it's only murder if you intend to kill someone.  Xithras   Jan-24-06 12:48 PM   #14 
     - IMO, he knew what those paddles were. He murdered her.  BikeWriter   Jan-24-06 12:53 PM   #18 
     - What reason did he have to believe that it would kill her?  Xithras   Jan-24-06 03:03 PM   #51 
        - Well, aside from that whole educational part before getting into the field  Heddi   Jan-24-06 05:20 PM   #57 
        - That little Lady is rotting in her grave, and her babys cry.  BikeWriter   Jan-24-06 10:29 PM   #61 
     - It doesn't seem fair that he gets a lesser charge just because he's a...  JVS   Jan-24-06 12:57 PM   #19 
        - Yea, our pesky laws can be a bitch sometimes  nini   Jan-24-06 01:05 PM   #22 
           - A non-retarded adult should know not to do that.  JVS   Jan-24-06 01:09 PM   #23 
              - You got that right!  BikeWriter   Jan-24-06 01:14 PM   #25 
              - Again.. I'm going by the definition of the law  nini   Jan-24-06 01:19 PM   #29 
                 - Fine. But I wouldn't mind seeing the law altered to make less...  JVS   Jan-24-06 01:24 PM   #32 
                 - I agree on many levels  nini   Jan-24-06 01:32 PM   #34 
                 - It's too bad he doesn't live in a state with 'negligent homicide' charges  Gormy Cuss   Jan-24-06 04:59 PM   #56 
                    - If he were as educated as the average neocon he should know...  BikeWriter   Jan-25-06 01:43 AM   #67 
  - Don't they teach in training that those things are dangerous?  texas1928   Jan-24-06 10:44 AM   #5 
  - Yeah, but he hadn't been trained yet.  Xithras   Jan-24-06 12:43 PM   #13 
  - How many time during training was this idiot told to  SixStrings   Jan-24-06 10:44 AM   #6 
  - Holy Crap, What A Fucking Idiot!  Beetwasher   Jan-24-06 10:49 AM   #7 
  - "Everybody plays on the job..." yeah...but most don't kill people, and  MrsGrumpy   Jan-24-06 10:52 AM   #8 
  - "Everybody plays on the job, even cops."  skygazer   Jan-24-06 10:57 AM   #9 
  - What an idiot.  lizzy   Jan-24-06 11:01 AM   #10 
  - I have a feeling this ####wit will not do well in prison.  BikeWriter   Jan-24-06 11:01 AM   #11 
  - ***hat should have tried it on himself first.  madinmaryland   Jan-24-06 12:16 PM   #12 
  - She couldn't take a joke?  KFC   Jan-24-06 12:50 PM   #15 
  - .  matcom   Jan-24-06 12:50 PM   #16 
  - LOL  JVS   Jan-24-06 12:59 PM   #20 
  - right down the road from me  commander bunnypants   Jan-24-06 12:51 PM   #17 
  - I would have no problem with it if he were to be executed  JVS   Jan-24-06 01:00 PM   #21 
  - jeez what a mess  pitohui   Jan-24-06 01:13 PM   #24 
  - He tried to shock her just minutes before this, and she told him  lizzy   Jan-24-06 01:17 PM   #27 
     - i'm leaning he should get the max  pitohui   Jan-24-06 01:24 PM   #31 
  - I'm surprised he was even on that job.  Pithlet   Jan-24-06 01:16 PM   #26 
  - He hasn't passed his training yet. He was in "training". What a  lizzy   Jan-24-06 01:18 PM   #28 
     - My thought was  Pithlet   Jan-24-06 01:23 PM   #30 
     - He had that, and was told not to mess with the defibrillator. It's  lizzy   Jan-24-06 01:25 PM   #33 
     - I figured he had.  Pithlet   Jan-24-06 01:37 PM   #36 
     - exactly  nini   Jan-24-06 01:34 PM   #35 
     - One would think so.  Left Is Write   Jan-24-06 01:53 PM   #42 
     - You have courses  xmas74   Jan-24-06 03:05 PM   #52 
     - He was a *new* EMT. He *was* trained.  Lars39   Jan-24-06 02:03 PM   #44 
        - He wasn't allowed to use the defibrillator, so his training must have  lizzy   Jan-24-06 02:55 PM   #45 
           - Re-read it. You're right. The guy was an idiot.  Lars39   Jan-24-06 03:01 PM   #50 
           - Depends on what state you're in.  xmas74   Jan-24-06 03:07 PM   #53 
  - With due respect to his mom, he's not a nice boy. He was told  jobycom   Jan-24-06 01:40 PM   #37 
  - He can be a nice boy in prison  TallahasseeGrannie   Jan-24-06 01:43 PM   #39 
  - Guess that is why they scream "clear."  TallahasseeGrannie   Jan-24-06 01:40 PM   #38 
  - That's what I've been thinking while reading this thread and the report  lukasahero   Jan-24-06 01:55 PM   #43 
  - I suppose a rookie cop shooting a partner, playing with his new gun...  Misunderestimator   Jan-24-06 01:45 PM   #40 
  - "Hey Chuck! Look out!"  Fenris   Jan-24-06 02:58 PM   #47 
     - Yep-jump, here comes the bullet.  lizzy   Jan-24-06 02:59 PM   #49 
  - "Everybody plays on the job, even cops."  Left Is Write   Jan-24-06 01:50 PM   #41 
  - Just unbelievable stupidity, if that is all that was.  lizzy   Jan-24-06 02:58 PM   #48 
  - Wow, that's a pretty fucked up way to die.  EOO   Jan-24-06 02:56 PM   #46 
  - How good a EMT are you if don't know that STOPS THE HEART  Cathyclysmic   Jan-24-06 03:13 PM   #54 
  - Who gives a shit it was unintentional?! WHAT AN ASSHOLE!!  bertha katzenengel   Jan-24-06 03:29 PM   #55 
  - Sounds like she was a single mother with two kids.  lizzy   Jan-24-06 07:20 PM   #59 
  - Even more reason.  bertha katzenengel   Jan-24-06 08:05 PM   #60 
  - You got that right, Pard. He'd be killed if he didn't get life in the pen.  BikeWriter   Jan-25-06 01:32 AM   #65 
  - Mr. Stupid is going to prison because he is a murderer  bleedingheart   Jan-24-06 05:27 PM   #58 
  - Yes, he is a murderer.  BikeWriter   Jan-24-06 10:31 PM   #62 
  - "Josh is a good kid! A good kid!"  REP   Jan-24-06 10:34 PM   #63 
  - What a fucking idiot.  Jamastiene   Jan-24-06 10:42 PM   #64 
  - Holy crap. They use those as weapons in the military.  CanuckAmok   Jan-25-06 01:34 AM   #66 

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