Blackwater case dismissed

Discussion in 'Current Events' started by del, Dec 31, 2009.

  1. del
    Offline

    del BANNED

    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2008
    Messages:
    45,052
    Thanks Received:
    9,826
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +9,893
    WASHINGTON - A federal judge has dismissed all charges against five Blackwater Worldwide security guards charged in a deadly Baghdad shooting.

    U.S. District Judge Ricardo Urbina said Thursday the Justice Department overstepped its bounds and wrongly used evidence it was not allowed to see. He said the government’s explanations have been contradictory, unbelievable and not credible.

    Judge dismisses all charges in Blackwater shooting - BostonHerald.com
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
  2. Yurt
    Offline

    Yurt Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jun 15, 2004
    Messages:
    25,597
    Thanks Received:
    3,557
    Trophy Points:
    270
    Location:
    Hot air ballon
    Ratings:
    +5,071
    who is in charge of the justice system and who hired him or her?
     
  3. Ringel05
    Online

    Ringel05 Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2009
    Messages:
    45,893
    Thanks Received:
    8,940
    Trophy Points:
    2,030
    Location:
    The 505
    Ratings:
    +23,058
    Good.
     
  4. ba1614
    Offline

    ba1614 Silver Member

    Joined:
    May 9, 2009
    Messages:
    3,812
    Thanks Received:
    875
    Trophy Points:
    98
    Location:
    Deep in the Northern Woods
    Ratings:
    +876
    :clap2::clap2:
     
  5. Dr Grump
    Offline

    Dr Grump Gold Member

    Joined:
    Apr 4, 2006
    Messages:
    22,765
    Thanks Received:
    3,318
    Trophy Points:
    260
    Location:
    From the Back of Beyond
    Ratings:
    +5,628
    The government weren't allowed to use the statements the guards made? WTF? Talk about looking out for your own and lack of transparency..

    Blackwater murderous bastards...
     
  6. Political Junky
    Online

    Political Junky Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 27, 2009
    Messages:
    23,138
    Thanks Received:
    3,525
    Trophy Points:
    280
    Ratings:
    +8,240
    Disgusting
     
  7. Dr Grump
    Offline

    Dr Grump Gold Member

    Joined:
    Apr 4, 2006
    Messages:
    22,765
    Thanks Received:
    3,318
    Trophy Points:
    260
    Location:
    From the Back of Beyond
    Ratings:
    +5,628
    Glad to see you like justice to prevail...

    ....then again the victims were just sand *******/camel jockeys...
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
  8. Ringel05
    Online

    Ringel05 Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2009
    Messages:
    45,893
    Thanks Received:
    8,940
    Trophy Points:
    2,030
    Location:
    The 505
    Ratings:
    +23,058

    I guess you missed this part. Or is it that "justice" here didn't fit your personal predetermined guilty verdict. Uuuummm..............
     
  9. Wry Catcher
    Offline

    Wry Catcher Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Aug 3, 2009
    Messages:
    37,323
    Thanks Received:
    4,920
    Trophy Points:
    1,160
    Location:
    San Francisco Bay Area
    Ratings:
    +11,544
    As an agnostic I doubt justice will be done. But, if there is a just God, and therefore a devil, those who murder innocents overtly or covertly will burn in hell.
     
  10. Sinatra
    Offline

    Sinatra Senior Member

    Joined:
    Feb 5, 2009
    Messages:
    8,013
    Thanks Received:
    1,005
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Ratings:
    +1,006


    :clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2:
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1

Share This Page