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slackmaster Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-27-07 01:10 PM
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1. Judges have a right to defend themselves
I don't see any problem with this.
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  -Judge Pulls Gun (in courtroom) After Attack On Defendant proud2Blib  Mar-27-07 01:08 PM   #0 
  - Judges have a right to defend themselves  slackmaster   Mar-27-07 01:10 PM   #1 
  - I do  proud2Blib   Mar-27-07 01:17 PM   #5 
     - Why?  bryant69   Mar-27-07 01:51 PM   #16 
     - I am generally opposed to guns  proud2Blib   Mar-27-07 03:36 PM   #29 
        - Sometimes the bailiff may need a backup  slackmaster   Mar-28-07 10:37 AM   #34 
     - Be careful.  Horse with no Name   Mar-27-07 01:56 PM   #19 
     - I'm also curious  cali   Mar-27-07 02:32 PM   #26 
  - I guess when he says "Order in the Court"....he REALLLLY means it n/t  Horse with no Name   Mar-27-07 01:11 PM   #2 
  - Sure is a good weird news day  proud2Blib   Mar-27-07 01:17 PM   #7 
  - The only screwed up thing there was giving up his gun.  aikoaiko   Mar-27-07 01:12 PM   #3 
  - Good for the judge, and an extra cudos to the father who punched the scumbag who molested his son! n  jmg257   Mar-27-07 01:14 PM   #4 
  - you really believe that? you're sick.  ComerPerro   Mar-27-07 01:17 PM   #6 
  - Uh, NO. EVERYONE in the country is entitled to due process and  kestrel91316   Mar-27-07 01:18 PM   #8 
  - so, I guess Guantanamo brings a smile to your face, eh?  progdonkey   Mar-27-07 01:34 PM   #11 
  - And what crimes has BushCo been convicted of?  krispos42   Mar-27-07 01:52 PM   #17 
     - Calling someone a murdering tyrant is different from assaulting them in court  yardwork   Mar-27-07 02:13 PM   #24 
     - that's hardly the problem with the original comment...  progdonkey   Mar-27-07 02:26 PM   #25 
  - Hey, why are we wasting time having trials at all, right?  dicksteele   Mar-27-07 01:55 PM   #18 
  - Welcome to DU! On this site, most of us still believe in due process.  yardwork   Mar-27-07 02:11 PM   #23 
  - After that nut shot up the courtroom in Atlanta and killed the judge,  Bunny   Mar-27-07 01:19 PM   #9 
  - You forget where he got the gun.  jobycom   Mar-27-07 01:40 PM   #12 
     - 'A judge--not nearly as capable of handling a gun as a deputy'  Lance_Boyle   Mar-27-07 01:47 PM   #14 
     - huh?  jobycom   Mar-27-07 02:08 PM   #21 
        -'s an assumption without much rational basis?  benEzra   Mar-27-07 02:44 PM   #27 
        - Didn't say the judge was incompetent, just that a sheriff's deputy  jobycom   Mar-27-07 10:15 PM   #31 
        - Pretty much what benezra said  Lance_Boyle   Mar-27-07 03:30 PM   #28 
           - So call a lawyer the next time your house catches fire.  jobycom   Mar-27-07 10:18 PM   #32 
     - No, I didn't "forget" where he got the gun.  Bunny   Mar-27-07 01:50 PM   #15 
     - I didn't say what I feel one way or the other.  jobycom   Mar-27-07 02:07 PM   #20 
     - "A judge--not nearly as capable of handling a gun as a deputy"  slackmaster   Mar-28-07 10:39 AM   #35 
  - Roy Bean lives! eom  Gruenemann   Mar-27-07 01:25 PM   #10 
  - how about the other people attending the trial -- are they allowed to bring guns...  NorthernSpy   Mar-27-07 01:40 PM   #13 
  - Several judges I know keep handguns on the bench  Jacobin   Mar-27-07 02:09 PM   #22 
  - Lets not forget the 1970 killing of a judge in Marin County that  Solo_in_MD   Mar-27-07 04:50 PM   #30 
  - So the judge is a wussy, what else is new  walldude   Mar-27-07 10:26 PM   #33 

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