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A Cop's "Worst Nightmare": Accountability

• by William N. Grigg (Lew Rockwell blog)
..... Now that the death of Garner ? who was not a "perpetrator" of any sort, but a man who had just broken up a fight ? has been ruled a homicide, the "career of those involved from the NYPD dangles from a thread," moans Cubby. "The officers face the worst possible nightmare; loss of their career and being thrown in jail for a good portion of the rest of their lives."

The same would be true of anybody else who fatally assaulted another human being without cause. Cubby and people of his ilk assume that police officers must be beyond accountability for such actions, and that the loss of their exalted station as dispensers of lethal force is a fate worse than death.....

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