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This is one of those WTF??!!?!? stories!

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by Glock20 10mm, Apr 19, 2012.

  1. Glock20 10mm

    Glock20 10mm Use Linux!

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    DScottHewitt EMT-B

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    PBCounty

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    Is that frowned upon?
     
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    Geko45 Smartass Pilot CLM

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    He was really playing Russian Roulette with his career on that one.
     
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    Geko45 Smartass Pilot CLM

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    On a serious note, the article says he is charged with 12 felony counts of brandishing. That seems wrong. I understand there may be 12 victims, but it was one incident and should be one count.
     
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    NeverMore1701 Fear no Evil Platinum Member

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    Good way to get your *** stabbed around here.
     
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    Resqu2

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    This guy is a real hard azz, my brother had him a few years back. He thinks he is above getting in trouble for anything. Hope they hang him out to dry over this, but what I can't figure is this happened around the first of the month and it's just now in the news??
     
  8. Mayhem like Me

    Mayhem like Me Semper Paratus

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    Seems like he was training them to respond to an active shooter...they failed

    Too bad no one in class was carrying....
     
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    yea its under the same category as masturbating on an airplane.
     
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    DScottHewitt EMT-B

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    that is a commercial flight.



    You can enjoy yourself all day on your own private plane.
     
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    Raleigh Glocker

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    Kill twelve people, get charged with 12 counts of murder. Assault twelve people, get charged with 12 counts of assault.
    Rob twelve people, get charged with 12 counts of robbery.

    but....

    Threaten twelve people, get charged with 1 count of threatening a person? Is threatening an entire class of students the same as threatening just one?
     
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    Zell IrregularMember

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    Stupid Stunt.
     
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    Well....it was a welding class. Maybe he was working in an educational bit with a little play on words by wielding a gun.
     
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    Travclem Badass Member Lifetime Member

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    Lucky he didn't get his *** killed by a bunch of welding students.
     
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    NeverMore1701 Fear no Evil Platinum Member

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    I'd say the chances of my medic class taking him down before he got to 12 rounds approaches 100%.
     
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    WTF? i wonder what his reasoning for this was? i wish there was an explanation
     
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    Maybe his students were talking big about how they would respond if an active shooter ever crossed their paths. Maybe now they are rethinking those plans!
     
  18. Dennis in MA

    Dennis in MA Get off my lawn

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    Is that wrong? Should I have not done that? :rofl:

    George Costanza - schoolteacher. Lol
     
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    I would think "Brandishing" should be a "per incident" not a "per person" thing.


    Maybe the local CA is trying to leverage a plea?

    "We'll let you off with ONE count, if you plea to it."
     
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    DScottHewitt EMT-B

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    But, the crime he is accused of is "brandishing", which is the ACT of exposing the firearm. Which, should be one thing. Even if 35 people had been in the room.....

    Not really clear, from reading our Code:

    Perhaps one way of interpreting the Code is that it is a violation for EACH person that has fear induced.....