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Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Justice Is Deaf,Dumb, and Blind

Justice) A scheme or system of law in which every person receives his/her/its due from the system, including all rights, both natural and legal. One problem is that attorneys, judges, and legislatures often get caught up more in procedure than in achieving

But in the winky state of California, a man can threaten to kill the mother of his children, set fire to the building with his kids inside, be arrested, bonded out the next morning, and then have the DA drop the case. He walks free, and the victim is left to deal with the fear, the strain, and the children with no place to go.Wow-good job California.


Go Figure said...

Cedar, I would delete "attorneys" from your first paragraph because it is the "judges" and the "legislatures" that set the procedures. Attorney can only work within the procedures that are set.

Cedar Street Kid said...

I am talking about Prosecutors-District Attorneys, who get to decide who gets prosecuted. My point was that even in this day and age, domestic violence and threats are not taken seriously enough. It was not meant as a slam on attorneys, in general, only some prosecutors.