Jury delivers involuntary manslaughter verdict in Oakland shooting

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    Right call
     
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    let the riots begin.
     
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    With the affirmative finding on the gun he will do at least 3 years in prison.
     
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    is it just me...isnt there a lot of difference between a gun and taser?
     
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    I remember that case. It was a sad thing.

    I would like to know what Ms. Johnson wanted, basically, if the judge gives the officer prison time, he signs his death warrant. What exactly does she want?

    Immie
     
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    Shaped the same, not sure on weight. Worn in the same general vicinity on the belt.
     
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    i looked at some pics...they are amazing shaped the same....i dont know about the weight either.....

    let me see what the net says...its all on the net you know.
     
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    Did BART cop who killed Oscar Grant mistake gun for Taser? | San Francisco Bay View

    1. The manual states that the Taser X26 weighs 7 ounces. Depending on model and bullets loaded, a Glock pistol can weigh from 25-38 ounces. You don’t have to be a weapons expert to feel the difference between holding about two pounds and holding less than half a pound – try it.

    2. Police pistols are all black, sometimes with a very dark brown grip. The X26 has bright yellow markings on it. It also has a 2-digit LED display.

    3. The X26 has a safety on the grip that must be released. The Glock safety is on the trigger.
     
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