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Justices back police in chase case

• USA Today
The Supreme Court broadly shielded police officers from lawsuits arising from car chases, in a dispute over a high-speed chase near Atlanta that the court found so dramatic that it posted a videotape of it on its website. In an 8-1 vote, the justices

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Comment by Ed Price
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The kid was exercising his freedom. If he didn't have the freedom to do it, he COULDN'T have done it - essentially to himself.

If traffic signs were only warning signs, and we had an eye-for-an-eye type justice system, everybody would take care. If they were of a mind to be careless, they would be dead - by execution if not directly from their own recklessness. The whole traffic system would correct itself and we could reduce the police force.