"There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with
power to endanger the public liberty." - - - - John Adams

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Senator Menendez Juror Asks Trial Judge: ‘What Is a Senator?’

  •  The three scariest words in the English language.
  • "Trial by jury."
  • Juries are made up of 12 people who are so dumb they couldn't even think up an excuse to get out of jury duty.
  • Let's Go to Prison (2006)

(Bloomberg)  -  On their first full day of jury deliberations at the bribery trial of Senator Robert Menendez, a juror asked the judge a basic question: What is a senator?

U.S. District Judge William Walls declined to answer the question, and he refused that juror’s request for a transcript of Monday’s closing argument by Menendez’s attorney, Abbe Lowell.

The panel had returned to the Newark, New Jersey, federal courthouse Tuesday after spending about 75 minutes deliberating the day before. Walls told jurors that they should rely on their individual and collective memories to determine how to define a senator.

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Let's Go To Prison

Your fate is decided by 12 idiots

"Our justice system sucks. You know, there are over two million Americans behind bars. That's a little larger than the population of Houston.

Every year, there are enough children born in prison to fill 250 Little League teams and enough people are raped in prison to fill a stadium more than three times. Can you picture that? Three stadiums full of people raping each other? I know I can."
John Lyshitski
Let's Go To Prison

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