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jpgray Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Nov-08-10 04:07 PM
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9. It's a bit appalling. (nt)
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  -The judges on the 5th Circuit that ruled that children must cheer for their rapists usregimechange  Nov-08-10 02:01 PM   #0 
  - Seems like I remember some tried to block Owen from the 5th Circuit  derby378   Nov-08-10 02:11 PM   #1 
  - Link  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 02:12 PM   #2 
  - I have a tough time with this one, as the rape charge was not indicted, and  Better Today   Nov-08-10 03:00 PM   #3 
  - "They were later indicted on sexual assault charges..."  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 04:01 PM   #6 
     - read the decision  jancantor   Nov-08-10 10:43 PM   #57 
  - you can't stay on the cheer team and NOT cheer for one person  Scout   Nov-08-10 03:04 PM   #4 
  - Is this DU?  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 04:05 PM   #8 
  - It's a bit appalling. (nt)  jpgray   Nov-08-10 04:07 PM   #9 
  - I'm beginning to seriously wonder. I'm barely into this thread and already appalled  blondeatlast   Nov-08-10 04:35 PM   #25 
  - The bad choice here was the boy who assaulted/raped her  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 04:10 PM   #11 
  - In this instance, what does "life is full of bad choices" mean?  uppityperson   Nov-08-10 04:18 PM   #15 
  - Rah Rah..  Cid_B   Nov-08-10 04:21 PM   #18 
  - Sure you can.  Gormy Cuss   Nov-08-10 04:22 PM   #19 
  - Seems so to me also. It was easily enough worked around.  uppityperson   Nov-08-10 04:25 PM   #21 
  - "Reasonable accomadation" could and should cover crime victims as well, IMHO. nt  blondeatlast   Nov-08-10 04:36 PM   #26 
  - Or, those guilty of sexual assault could be banned from school sports  jpgray   Nov-08-10 04:41 PM   #27 
     - When she was kicked off, he wasn't charged with anything n/t  tammywammy   Nov-08-10 05:27 PM   #53 
  - why is that?  Warren Stupidity   Nov-08-10 05:17 PM   #47 
  - You mean alleged, not convicted, not even indited rapist, right?  kelly1mm   Nov-08-10 04:00 PM   #5 
  - "Bolton ended up getting off without serving any jail time by pleading guilty to a lesser assault "  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 04:05 PM   #7 
  - And? he was not convicted of rape, right?nt  kelly1mm   Nov-08-10 04:10 PM   #10 
     - Did you change your argument? He wasn't indicted, wasn't convicted, now he wasn't convicted of rape  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 04:14 PM   #13 
     - No, I am not changing my argument. Indictments come from Grand  kelly1mm   Nov-08-10 04:44 PM   #31 
        - "They were later indicted on sexual assault charges..."  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 05:02 PM   #38 
           - Read the link and you were right - he was indicted. Not of rape, but  kelly1mm   Nov-08-10 05:26 PM   #52 
     - How Good Of You To Stand Up For the Rights of High School Athletes Who Commit Assault  NashVegas   Nov-08-10 04:15 PM   #14 
     - I stood up for someone who the OP claimed was a rapist before he  kelly1mm   Nov-08-10 04:46 PM   #32 
        - He pled down but guilty to sexual assault  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 05:03 PM   #39 
        - so he was not convicted of rape, as I ponted out above, right? nt  kelly1mm   Nov-08-10 05:05 PM   #41 
           - You are right, the rapist pled down to assault but was indicted and was convicted  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 05:14 PM   #46 
        - Are you SERIOUSLY saying you can't be a rapist until you are convicted of rape?  uppityperson   Nov-09-10 12:00 AM   #59 
     - Just sexual assault. And your point is? nt  uppityperson   Nov-08-10 04:28 PM   #22 
        - That the OP title was hyperbole, unlike the two other threads on this  kelly1mm   Nov-08-10 04:53 PM   #36 
           - It isn't alleged, he pled guilty and was convicted and sentenced  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 05:04 PM   #40 
           - Of rape? No, he was not convicted of rape. Two other threads on  kelly1mm   Nov-08-10 05:11 PM   #45 
              - It is too late for me to change the OP but frankly it doesn't matter, children shouldn't be asked to  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 05:17 PM   #48 
                 - On tht we actually agree. I think it was tragic what happened to her  kelly1mm   Nov-08-10 05:23 PM   #51 
                    - I guess in a strict legal sense he is a convicted abuser and an alleged rapist?  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 05:28 PM   #54 
                       - I am actually trying to confirm that they let this "kid" plead to simple  kelly1mm   Nov-08-10 05:30 PM   #55 
           - There's a Little Check For You To Ignore An Article You Don't Like  NashVegas   Nov-08-10 05:07 PM   #43 
  - How about Sexual Assault then? What he was indicted and pled to.  uppityperson   Nov-08-10 04:14 PM   #12 
     - Rape and sexual assault seem fairly similar to me  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 04:19 PM   #17 
     - you can be sexually assaulted without being raped, but I agree  uppityperson   Nov-08-10 04:23 PM   #20 
     - self delete - He was indicted of sexual assault, not rape, and pled  kelly1mm   Nov-08-10 04:51 PM   #35 
  - Unfortunately, The School IS Acting Within Its Rights  NashVegas   Nov-08-10 04:18 PM   #16 
  - "Silsbee school officials had two responses to the incident. First, they urged (the victim)...  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 04:29 PM   #23 
     - Morally, Their Behavior Is Reprehensible  NashVegas   Nov-08-10 05:06 PM   #42 
     - There's a timeline needed here  muriel_volestrangler   Nov-08-10 05:07 PM   #44 
  - I can't understand why she's still going to the same school with him  TorchTheWitch   Nov-08-10 04:32 PM   #24 
  - Couldn't agree more.  bighart   Nov-08-10 04:42 PM   #30 
  - Edit: replied to wrong post.  blondeatlast   Nov-08-10 04:47 PM   #33 
  - If she changes schools, she may not make the cheer squad  JustABozoOnThisBus   Nov-08-10 04:54 PM   #37 
  - Why in the hell are you not asking why he is still attending that school or playing on the team?  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 05:19 PM   #49 
     - it should be obvious  TorchTheWitch   Nov-10-10 01:45 AM   #60 
  - The 5th Circuit is horrible  treestar   Nov-08-10 04:41 PM   #28 
  - Out-fucking-rageous! nt  laughingliberal   Nov-08-10 04:42 PM   #29 
  - Have I got this correct, fellow liberals? Let the victim of an assault work it out for herself,  blondeatlast   Nov-08-10 04:48 PM   #34 
  - My head has almost exploded several times  usregimechange   Nov-08-10 05:21 PM   #50 
  - I judge the decision based on the decision  jancantor   Nov-08-10 10:39 PM   #56 
  - The 5th Circuit is a Who's Who of Wack-a-doos.  TexasObserver   Nov-08-10 11:00 PM   #58 
 

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