U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > True Crime
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Reply Start New Thread
 
Old 07-08-2011, 11:38 AM
 
52,114 posts, read 41,937,212 times
Reputation: 32528

Advertisements

Quote:
Originally Posted by northstar22 View Post
Michigan doesn't have the death penalty (a decision I agree with, despite this horrific case), so either this guy gets shot by police or he spends the rest of his life in a cage. It doesn't matter if they press hate crime charges against this scumbag.
If they had the death penalty they can plea to life with no parole. Then you don't have to go through the expense of trials and appeals and victims having to testisfy etc.

I'm a big fan of the DP when it is applied only in extreme cases of absolute guilt.

This is EXACTLY the approach they took with the Green River Killer where without the DP threat they would have had zero leverage.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 07-08-2011, 02:02 PM
 
Location: Scotland
7,972 posts, read 10,115,000 times
Reputation: 4093
crazy, crazy stuff, mad man, hope he rots in hell. i thought this video was interesting, more than the news footage, because it gives you some sort of feel of what it was like in the area.


YouTube - ‪Rodrick Shonte Dantzler Chase - Grand Rapids Police vs. Rodrick Dantzler Caught in the Middle !!!!‬‏
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > True Crime
Follow City-Data.com founder on our Forum or

All times are GMT -6.

© 2005-2019, Advameg, Inc. · Please obey Forum Rules · Terms of Use and Privacy Policy · Bug Bounty

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 - Top