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Old 01-19-2009, 04:20 PM
 
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Moderator cut: national politics comment Good job, about time.

Last edited by Bo; 01-19-2009 at 09:20 PM.. Reason: National politics may be discussed in the Politics and Other Controversies forum - not here.
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Old 01-19-2009, 04:21 PM
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Location: El Paso TX
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Finally!! I am so happy for them and their families.
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Old 01-19-2009, 04:32 PM
 
Location: El Paso
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Whoo-hoo!!!! Way to go Moderator cut: national political comment

I would have liked to see them receive a full pardon though.

Last edited by Bo; 01-19-2009 at 09:22 PM.. Reason: If you want to discuss Pres politics, do it in P&OC.
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Old 01-19-2009, 05:00 PM
 
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Whoo-hoo!!!! Way to go Moderator cut: national political comment


I would have liked to see them receive a full pardon though.
Agreed. I think the spouses and family are happy just with this; imagine their reaction when they got the call this afternoon!

Last edited by Bo; 01-19-2009 at 09:22 PM.. Reason: updated quote to match original
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Old 01-19-2009, 05:07 PM
 
Location: Where I live.
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Thank God.

That these men were convicted and imprisioned at all is despicable, but at least Moderator cut: national political comment finally did the right thing. Finally!! A pardon would have been better, but at least they can now go home to their families.

Last edited by Bo; 01-19-2009 at 09:23 PM.. Reason: National politics are off-topic here.
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Old 01-19-2009, 05:10 PM
 
Location: DENVER
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its was about time
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Old 01-19-2009, 06:35 PM
 
Location: el paso tx.
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Moderator cut: national political comment

I am so happy for them

Last edited by Bo; 01-19-2009 at 09:23 PM.. Reason: No national politics here. Take it to P&OC.
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Old 01-19-2009, 06:38 PM
 
Location: El Paso, TX
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I am mixed on this. I don't think they should of gotten the sentence they received.. but I do think they deserve something other than what they have served so far. They committed a crime..
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Old 01-19-2009, 07:30 PM
 
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Finally! Too bad it wasn't a full pardon.
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Old 01-19-2009, 08:06 PM
 
Location: El Paso, TX
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They dont deserve a full pardon. Lets consider it Time Served, and they better not get their jobs back in law enforcement of any kind.
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