Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon: Darren Wilson must be vigorously prosecuted

posted at 1:21 pm on August 20, 2014 by Allahpundit

Via the Daily Caller, skip to 3:20 to see how seriously Jay Nixon takes grand juries. And it’s not just a “vigorous” state prosecution that he wants: He’s nudging Holder here to bring federal charges against Wilson, with the FBI still in the field conducting its investigation. Will Holder comply? This WaPo report is thin on direct quotes but strongly implies that he and Obama are promising black leaders they’ll take action:

The White House is working behind the scenes to assure leading civil rights groups that the administration is determined to see justice achieved in the Michael Brown shooting as President Obama seeks to preserve his support in the black community with his handling of the racially charged case.

Tanya Clay House, public policy director for the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights, said she came away from the White House telephone briefing convinced that the administration is committed to pursuing answers in the Brown case…

Holder and Jarrett were joined on the calls by Molly Moran, acting director of the Justice Department’s civil rights division. They said that FBI agents had conducted more than 200 interviews and personnel from the federal civil rights division and the office of ­community-oriented policing also are in Ferguson.

“Determined to see justice achieved” could mean any outcome, ranging from prosecution and conviction of a guilty man to refusing to indict someone against whom there’s insufficient evidence, but civil-rights groups obviously have a particular outcome in mind here and the White House knows it. They’re all but promising to have the U.S. Attorney try Wilson. Or, if the evidence against Wilson completely falls apart somehow and Holder’s left in a tough political spot, he could decide to investigate the Ferguson PD for its practices more broadly, not just vis-a-vis Michael Brown. This NYT report claims that he’s weighing that right now, in fact, inspired in part by a recent horrific-if-true account in the Daily Beast of what the cops there allegedly did to a man in 2009. He says they beat him — and then charged him for property damage when he bled on their uniforms. A sweeping inquiry into police brutality and racial profiling generally by the DOJ might help keep the peace even if Wilson walks.

Two clips for you below, the first of Nixon and the second via the Corner of Megyn Kelly tearing him to shreds for jumping out ahead of the evidence.



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Ok, MO citizens. Recall this piece of trash.

Harbingeing on August 20, 2014 at 1:23 PM

Nixon must be recalled. Period.

He is a leftist thug and not fit for any office.

Schadenfreude on August 20, 2014 at 1:24 PM

Precisely whom does this liberal conclusion jumping jerk want to prosecute?

rplat on August 20, 2014 at 1:24 PM

For….. defending himself?

Washington Nearsider on August 20, 2014 at 1:25 PM

Governor Nixon should be removed from office…Eric Holder is already in Contempt of Congress….

d1carter on August 20, 2014 at 1:25 PM

Two thugs are paralleled on the two HA columns. I love irony.

Schadenfreude on August 20, 2014 at 1:25 PM

Yeah and you need to be run out of office for that remark tough guy.

otlset on August 20, 2014 at 1:25 PM

Recall him. Then disbar him.

I’m going to laugh my a$$ off when the INVESTIGATION clears Officer Wilson of ANY wrongdoing and doesn’t charge him with anything.

Meople on August 20, 2014 at 1:26 PM

In other words, this whole “investigation” is nothing more than a way of determining whether Wilson goes to prison for life or is strung up by the balls because the looters rioters peaceful protesters want it that way.

Congrats, MO. You have a fascist as governor.

Aizen on August 20, 2014 at 1:26 PM

So the long and short of it is that even if the officer is vindicated, he is going to have Civil Rights charges brought against him. I can see the best and brightest forming lines at police academies all over the nation as I type.

Cindy Munford on August 20, 2014 at 1:26 PM

OT – authentic

Schadenfreude on August 20, 2014 at 1:27 PM

Obama and Holder want to appeal to black voters ahead of the midterms without alienating the rest of the nation in the process. Good luck walking that electoral tightrope.

Doughboy on August 20, 2014 at 1:27 PM

The Governor is saying that we should not enforce the law…he has his own ideas of what we should do…?

d1carter on August 20, 2014 at 1:27 PM

For….. defending himself?

Washington Nearsider on August 20, 2014 at 1:25 PM

Haven’t you heard? It’s now a crime to defend yourself against a black man if you are white. We must accept our punishment for the slavery no living person in America has committed and so must accept being assaulted, robbed, murdered, and the assault, rape, robbery, murder of our wives, daughters, sisters, mothers.

ConstantineXI on August 20, 2014 at 1:28 PM

If one of President Obama’s detail was punched, a gun grab attempted, a discharge occured, and the suspect fled, paused, and regrouped, what is the Secret Service standard regarding an identical threat?

rogerb on August 20, 2014 at 1:28 PM

Yo’ Missouri, show us something.

DanMan on August 20, 2014 at 1:28 PM

Darren Wilson must be vigorously prosecuted

So you only listen to one side of the story and pronounce him guilty. Nice. Piece of trash.

Patriot Vet on August 20, 2014 at 1:28 PM

The Fascist-Democrats have shown they have nothing but contempt for the rule of law.

rbj on August 20, 2014 at 1:28 PM

Welp, that was a stupid thing for a governor to say at this juncture.

forest on August 20, 2014 at 1:28 PM

Wow, that police department beat a man and then charged him for bleeding on their clothes.

The nerve of him!

Politricks on August 20, 2014 at 1:29 PM

Much like Sleazy Eric Holder, psycho Angela Corey and nut Judge Nelson their hustle never changes.

viking01 on August 20, 2014 at 1:29 PM

Well, Wilson will be unable to get fair trial in Missouri or elsewhere. Where is the ACLU?

SC.Charlie on August 20, 2014 at 1:29 PM

I’m sure the cops are just going to be so eager to protect themselves after this. All they’ll be wondering is if they will be next to be railroaded.

Patriot Vet on August 20, 2014 at 1:29 PM

In “broad daylight”….?

d1carter on August 20, 2014 at 1:30 PM

Well, at least Obama found a way to keep the news off illegal alien children.

eforhan on August 20, 2014 at 1:31 PM

Congrats, MO. You have a fascist as governor.

Aizen on August 20, 2014 at 1:26 PM

He’s faster than the governors of the other 56 states?

Awesome.

/libtard impersonation mode

Midas on August 20, 2014 at 1:31 PM

If one of President Obama’s detail was punched, a gun grab attempted, a discharge occured, and the suspect fled, paused, and regrouped, what is the Secret Service standard regarding an identical threat?

rogerb on August 20, 2014 at 1:28 PM

You just described the last time the Secret Service partied in Mexico with the Obama’s. The discharge that occurred isn’t what you thought it was though.

Meople on August 20, 2014 at 1:31 PM

The Governor is putting his finger on the scales of justice so Dear Leader doesn’t have to…?

d1carter on August 20, 2014 at 1:31 PM

Honor the officer

Schadenfreude on August 20, 2014 at 1:32 PM

Sounds like Nixon is putting his thumb on the scales of justice.

I simply don’t understand how you can sit a grand jury, indict, charge Wilson, or do anything else UNTIL THE DAMNED INVESTIGATION HAS BEEN COMPLETED.

Face it, Wilson is going to be facing a lynch mob long before he faces justice.

Happy Nomad on August 20, 2014 at 1:32 PM

Much like Sleazy Eric Holder, psycho Angela Corey and nut Judge Nelson their hustle never changes.

viking01 on August 20, 2014 at 1:29 PM

There will be a prosecution. There are always Angela Coreys to be found.

ConstantineXI on August 20, 2014 at 1:32 PM

in fact, inspired in part by a recent horrific-if-true account in the Daily Beast of what the cops there allegedly did to a man in 2009. He says they beat him — and then charged him for property damage when he bled on their uniforms.

Yeah, if there is anything to this one, it’ll be easy pickings for Holder’s civil rights vigilantes. I read that account and it seemed pretty solid, but, at this point I’m having trouble believing anything.

butch on August 20, 2014 at 1:32 PM

Leftists are all fools and fascist thugs.

Schadenfreude on August 20, 2014 at 1:33 PM

Wow, that police department beat a man and then charged him for bleeding on their clothes.

The nerve of him!

Politricks on August 20, 2014 at 1:29 PM

Wow, you totally eviscerated that strawman.

good job. If he gets back up attack him again.

gwelf on August 20, 2014 at 1:33 PM

This case brings to mind H.W. calling for and getting a federal conviction of the cops in the Rodney King incident. I didn’t like it then and don’t now.

FOWG1 on August 20, 2014 at 1:34 PM

I gotta believe Barky and Hater Holder are going to be none too pleased when Wilson’s Kickstarter defense fund hits $250,000.00 in 3 1/2 hours.

M240H on August 20, 2014 at 1:34 PM

He’s faster than the governors of the other 56 states?

Awesome.

/libtard impersonation mode

Midas on August 20, 2014 at 1:31 PM

Yeah, much better than that disgusting thug Perry who throws around his weight to get his political opponents out of office. Perry could learn a lot from Nixon in getting things done.

/s

Aizen on August 20, 2014 at 1:34 PM

Politricks on August 20, 2014 at 1:29 PM

 
All done on the other thread, Politricks?
 
http://hotair.com/archives/2014/08/20/police-sources-to-nyt-witnesses-forensics-show-that-wilson-sustained-an-injury-during-his-confrontation-with-michael-brown/comment-page-4/#comment-8405354
 
Gosh, and they seem like such easy questions, too.

rogerb on August 20, 2014 at 1:36 PM

If they can indict Rick Perry, we oughta be able to indict this P.O.S.

SailorMark on August 20, 2014 at 1:36 PM

Never let a crisis go to waste.

Oxymoron on August 20, 2014 at 1:36 PM

Does this guy have another term to run for?

Because, if so, he better no count on any police union support.

Bitter Clinger on August 20, 2014 at 1:37 PM

*not

Bitter Clinger on August 20, 2014 at 1:37 PM

Darren Wilson must be vigorously prosecuted

Well here’s a novel idea. How about you “vigorously” investigate first?

HotAirian on August 20, 2014 at 1:38 PM

Yeah, much better than that disgusting thug Perry who throws around his weight to get his political opponents out of office. Perry could learn a lot from Nixon in getting things done.

/s

Bulls–t!

rplat on August 20, 2014 at 1:38 PM

“Well, I’m not a crook”….wrong Nixon?

d1carter on August 20, 2014 at 1:38 PM

Wow, that police department beat a man and then charged him for bleeding on their clothes.

The nerve of him!

Politricks on August 20, 2014 at 1:29 PM

Well, that happened 5 years ago. The officer in the Brown case wasn’t involved and the police chief whose watch it occurred on was fired.

But I’m sure in your mind that event takes precedence over what happened 20 minutes before and during Brown’s altercation with the cop.

Because a white cop decided to execute a gentle teenager in cold blood in broad daylight..because black and that’s what cops do.

amiright?

HumpBot Salvation on August 20, 2014 at 1:39 PM

This sends a hell of a message to cops serving in MO. The governor will kneecap you prior to even knowing the facts of the case if you are ever in a deadly force situation involving someone with darker skin than you have.

forest on August 20, 2014 at 1:39 PM

If one of President Obama’s detail was punched, a gun grab attempted, a discharge occured, and the suspect fled, paused, and regrouped, what is the Secret Service standard regarding an identical threat?

rogerb on August 20, 2014 at 1:28 PM

I believe they shot and killed a woman in a car in the road outside the WH not too long ago. An unarmed woman with some mental/emotional issues and a baby in the car and who was driving away from them. No gun grab or aggression involved.She simply got lost. got scared, and tried to drive away when they confronted her. They ran her down and shot her to death. I believe that was recently judged to be “good” shoot.

butch on August 20, 2014 at 1:40 PM

Darren Wilson must be vigorously prosecuted. A hulking street thug went into a convenience store and was hassled by some Asian when he decided he wanted $50 worth of really crappy cigars. The same thug decided that he could walk down the middle of the street and was hassled by Officer Wilson. And that Asian had the nerve to call the police which meant the street thug was hassled yet again!

In light of all this harassment, it is small wonder that “Big Mike” put up a fight. Had everybody just let him do what he wanted, the gentle giant would be alive today.

Happy Nomad on August 20, 2014 at 1:40 PM

this POS a$swIpe governor is willing to sacrifice a police officer doing his job in order to keep a bunch of animals from burning down Ferguson. How nucking futs is that? I really friggin hate democrats who will do anything for a vote.

I’m gonna go grab some young punk, steal his dope, and smoke myself into a coma. Somebody wake me when this crap is over.

Renee on August 20, 2014 at 1:40 PM

“Well, I’m not a crook”….wrong Nixon?

d1carter on August 20, 2014 at 1:38 PM

Given today’s standard, if they have a (D) next to their name, they are by definition, a crook, a liar, a fraud, a cheat, and hate America.

If they weren’t that way, they wouldn’t have the (D) next to their name.

Meople on August 20, 2014 at 1:41 PM

Once again:

Manson Guilty Nixon Declares

History repeats itself?

Judge_Dredd on August 20, 2014 at 1:41 PM

Wow, that police department beat a man and then charged him for bleeding on their clothes.

The nerve of him!

Politricks on August 20, 2014 at 1:29 PM

As I said to another troll, it must really be upsetting for liberals to watch the case against Wilson collapsing under the weight of its own falsehoods.

Better luck next time.

Doomberg on August 20, 2014 at 1:42 PM

Bulls–t!

rplat on August 20, 2014 at 1:38 PM

I’m sure the other fascist Democrats in Missouri are secretly applauding Nixon for his fascism and for shoring up the black vote for future MO elections. Hell, they probably think they can gin up enough anger at the cops to win over certain Republicans.

Everything is political with these people.

Aizen on August 20, 2014 at 1:42 PM

Change of venue…automatic.

right2bright on August 20, 2014 at 1:42 PM

Thugocracy.

Ricard on August 20, 2014 at 1:43 PM

“Well, I’m not a crook”….wrong Nixon?

d1carter on August 20, 2014 at 1:38 PM

Yes, it’s unnerving to see Nixon’s name in the news again.

SailorMark on August 20, 2014 at 1:43 PM

The really sad thing is that Nixon’s offensive remarks are hardly an anomaly. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) used the race riots to opine that this is what happens when blacks don’t have a voice in this country. That’s right, the rioting and looting is justified because it is blacks doing the looting.

Happy Nomad on August 20, 2014 at 1:43 PM

Jay Nixon is an irresponsible jackass.

Fortunately, he is proving that point virtually every time he opens his pie-hole in public.

novaculus on August 20, 2014 at 1:43 PM

I’m sure the cops are just going to be so eager to protect themselves after this. All they’ll be wondering is if they will be next to be railroaded.

Patriot Vet on August 20, 2014 at 1:29 PM

Who the hell will even wanna become a cop after this? Certainly not anyone who’s not black and would have to patrol a heavily black neighborhood or town like Ferguson.

Doughboy on August 20, 2014 at 1:44 PM

I’m sure the other fascist Democrats in Missouri are secretly applauding Nixon for his fascism and for shoring up the black vote for future MO elections. Hell, they probably think they can gin up enough anger at the cops to win over certain Republicans.

Everything is political with these people.

Aizen on August 20, 2014 at 1:42 PM

Yep, that’s the whole point of this current circus. Just a repeat of the Trayvon circus, all to try to get out the black vote in November.

If it weren’t 100% political, they would be camping out and rioting all over Sh!tcago.

Meople on August 20, 2014 at 1:45 PM

For….. defending himself?

Washington Nearsider on August 20, 2014 at 1:25 PM

.
People have very incomplete ideas about how things work

Actual incident:

Woman I knew was very upset with her new husband (former SEAL) because her ex had showed up drunk one Friday night with a couple of his buddies looking to pick a fight – pounding on the front door, throwing empty beer cans at the windows, yelling obscenities. Her new husband “just called 911″ refused to go outside, wouldn’t let her go outside, waited till the police showed up and arrested the idiots.

She’s asking me, “Did I marry a coward?”

No, she married a man who knows that if he goes out and lays waste to the three idiots, the police are going to show up and arrest HIM. And then the three idiots would sue him in civil court for damages.

I try to convince people – NEVER have an AR-15 as your primary home defense weapon, use a pistol or a shotgun. An AR-15 is an “assault weapon” in the minds of a lot of people – including police and district attorneys. If you are lucky enough to have the law give you a pass for killing/wounding an intruder – you’re chances of a civil jury not awarding damages to your “victims” are not very good.

And you’ll end up spending $ 50k plus on attorney fees for just the civil trial.

PolAgnostic on August 20, 2014 at 1:45 PM

Wow, that police department beat a man and then charged him for bleeding on their clothes.

The nerve of him!

Politricks on August 20, 2014 at 1:29 PM

Well, that proves Wilson is guilty…next case.

F’n idiots posting today…

Kennedy drowned a girl…all dem senators are guilty…

Nixon hired a thief, well I guess all R hire thieves…

Clinton diddled an intern…guess all D diddle…

Yeah, you post makes perfect sense…good grief.

right2bright on August 20, 2014 at 1:46 PM

From the Daily Caller story, and excerpt from Nixon’s statement:

Nixon said, citing the problems “of poverty, education, and race.”

Race is a problem? Which race is the problem or is it all the races which are the problem?

Maybe he meant race relations.

Dusty on August 20, 2014 at 1:46 PM

He can kiss away any aspirations he had –

what a inept fool

disguted by the elites on August 20, 2014 at 1:46 PM

Yes, it’s unnerving to see Nixon’s name in the news again.

SailorMark on August 20, 2014 at 1:43 PM

Zombie Tricky Dick?

Bitter Clinger on August 20, 2014 at 1:47 PM

Yes, it’s unnerving to see Nixon’s name in the news again.

SailorMark on August 20, 2014 at 1:43 PM


If Nixon had a son
… he would be acting just like this weasel.

PolAgnostic on August 20, 2014 at 1:47 PM

Nixon is a Democrat. Language for them is all about signaling their feelings, like calling Islam a Religion of Peace to signal to Democrat Muslims who are indifferent to cutting our heads off right now that we don’t mean to go to war with them, only against the jihadists actually attacking us at the moment.

Democrat language has nothing to do with logic or reality. It has to do with signaling other members of the dog pack.

Nixon wants to signal to the savages in Ferguson that he is On Their Side. So noises appropriate to that issue from his mouth.

It sounds like idiotic gibberish to us because we are foolishly expecting rationality and common sense.

fadetogray on August 20, 2014 at 1:48 PM

Another excerpt of Nixon’s statment:

“So I ask that we continue to stand together as we work to achieve justice for Michael Brown, restore hope and peace to the streets of Ferguson, and march together toward a future of greater opportunity for all of us.”

Why aren’t we standing together as we work to achieve justice for Darren Wilson, too? Why is all that Nixon intends for Wilson is vigorous prosecution.

Dusty on August 20, 2014 at 1:49 PM

Can we trade in Todd Aikin instead?

avi natan on August 20, 2014 at 1:50 PM

Recall him. Then disbar him.

I’m going to laugh my a$$ off when the INVESTIGATION clears Officer Wilson of ANY wrongdoing and doesn’t charge him with anything.

Meople on August 20, 2014 at 1:26 PM

Here, here!!

I’m expecting there might be some dashcam video (or at least audio) that just may get the officer off.

In addition to that, let us see more cell phone video just after. There are so many sympathizers to Michael Brown who want to be part of the story that they are compelled to show what they have, even if it undermines why they are protesting. Yes, video and audio exonerating the officer will just be said altered, even by those who generated the media.

Shaughnessy on August 20, 2014 at 1:51 PM

PolAgnostic on August 20, 2014 at 1:45 PM

Sound advice. Many articles have been written on “courtproofing” carry/defensive guns.

http://www.defensivecarry.com/forum/concealed-carry-issues-discussions/86908-court-proofing-guns.html

Judge_Dredd on August 20, 2014 at 1:51 PM

You know how the Left says the Right has all these dog whistles? I call dog whistle on “Determined to see justice achieved.”

Does anyone not think that that’s code to the black community for “We’re going to take this white bigoted cop down for murdering our poor innocent son.”

Just like when the mobs chant – No justice – no peace. That’s code for “until you give me what I want I’m going to loot.” They don’t care about justice or peace – they’ve made up their minds and until/unless that white cop gets thrown in jail for murder they’re going to shout racism.

katiejane on August 20, 2014 at 1:52 PM

Forgot this:

Office of Governor Jay Nixon
P.O. Box 720
Jefferson City, MO 65102

Phone: (573) 751-3222

Shaughnessy on August 20, 2014 at 1:52 PM

Sounds to me like Gov Nixon wants officer Wilson to eat a bullet.

portlandon on August 20, 2014 at 1:52 PM

Iowahawk:

Patient coming out of 45-year coma: what’s the latest news?
Doctor: Nixon’s talking about the race riots.
Patient: put me back in the coma.

mic drop

dont taze me bro on August 20, 2014 at 1:52 PM

Missouri elected Nixon, and Claire McCaskill repeatedly.

This state is 51% complete moron.

portlandon on August 20, 2014 at 1:54 PM

Yep, that’s the whole point of this current circus. Just a repeat of the Trayvon circus, all to try to get out the black vote in November.

If it weren’t 100% political, they would be camping out and rioting all over Sh!tcago.

Meople on August 20, 2014 at 1:45 PM

The thing that burns me up almost as much is how the Republicans just sit idly by and don’t call out the fascist Democrats on their race baiting and fear mongering.

But I suppose that’d be expecting too much from them.

Aizen on August 20, 2014 at 1:54 PM

Here, here!!

I’m expecting there might be some dashcam video (or at least audio) that just may get the officer off.

In addition to that, let us see more cell phone video just after. There are so many sympathizers to Michael Brown who want to be part of the story that they are compelled to show what they have, even if it undermines why they are protesting. Yes, video and audio exonerating the officer will just be said altered, even by those who generated the media.

Shaughnessy on August 20, 2014 at 1:51 PM

Well, we already know that the State-Run, race-baiting media will doctor audio or video in a heartbeat, to get it to fit their narrative.

So, I don’t trust anything from the media. Unless we can see it directly from the source, without media doctoring…err “editing” it, I pretty much consider it BS.

Meople on August 20, 2014 at 1:54 PM

So because the das family are cops he must recuse himself

Puhleeze

cmsinaz on August 20, 2014 at 1:56 PM

In other words, this whole “investigation” is nothing more than a way of determining whether Wilson goes to prison for life or is strung up by the balls because the looters rioters peaceful protesters media race baiters democratic politicians want it that way.

Congrats, MO. You have a fascist as governor.

Aizen on August 20, 2014 at 1:26 PM

talkingpoints on August 20, 2014 at 1:57 PM

The thing that burns me up almost as much is how the Republicans just sit idly by and don’t call out the fascist Democrats on their race baiting and fear mongering.

But I suppose that’d be expecting too much from them.

Aizen on August 20, 2014 at 1:54 PM

Agree completely. I’ve given up hoping for the (R)’s, especially establishment (R)’s, miraculously growing a sack and fighting for much of anything, except for their porky earmarks of course. Those they’ll fight to the death to preserve.

Meople on August 20, 2014 at 1:59 PM

So are any Republicans going to come out forcefully
against this guy, and his statement??

Hey Senator Roberts, put your F*cking hearing aid in.

ToddPA on August 20, 2014 at 1:59 PM

The entire lsm has convicted this guy

cmsinaz on August 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Scumbag. These are scary times. Americans are tried and convicted without a trial and before an investigation is even complete. Darren Wilson will be convicted, whether he did anything wrong or not. And that is chilling.

Jack_Burton on August 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Sucks to be the scapegoat.

dont taze me bro on August 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM

rogerb on August 20, 2014 at 1:28 PM

Hail of bullets.

dogsoldier on August 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM

This moron was the AG in Missouri for over 10 years before he was elected governor.

And it will come as no surprise that his comments have received almost no media attention.

Despite the highly charged rhetoric by the state’s Democratic governor, NBC’s Today was the only network morning show to acknowledge Nixon’s comments, giving it a mere 41 seconds on its Wednesday morning broadcast. ABC and CBS’s morning shows ignored the governor’s contentious comments. All three networks failed to cover Governor Nixon’s comments on their Tuesday evening newscasts.

http://newsbusters.org/blogs/jeffrey-meyer/2014/08/20/only-nbc-acknowledges-gov-jay-nixon-caling-vigorous-prosecution-misso#ixzz3AxMreqrG

He’s a dim, so it doesn’t matter.

cat_owner on August 20, 2014 at 2:02 PM

I’m ashamed that he’s my governor. He needs to resign, be impeached or be recalled.

sadsushi on August 20, 2014 at 2:02 PM

Missouri – The Show Me my cell, because irrational public opinion, inconclusive evidence, and a fair trial ain’t our thang State.

StubbornGreenBurros on August 20, 2014 at 2:03 PM

ToddPA on August 20, 2014 at 1:59 PM

No one seems to be coming out forcefully against his statements, except Megyn Kelly.

cat_owner on August 20, 2014 at 2:03 PM

Wilson will be charged for something. It’s unimaginable at this point, given the backlash, that prosecutors would let him walk on a self-defense claim without putting him in front of a jury. But what will they charge him with? If they go for a home run on murder when there might not be enough evidence to support it, they risk making the same mistake Florida prosecutors did with Zimmerman. If they play it safer by charging him with manslaughter or some variation of negligent homicide, they risk angering the people who want to see Wilson punished severely. What’s a DA to do?

This is allah race panderer’s column from August 19th ato 4:01 pm basically calling for Wilson to be indicted. The only decision to be made is the charge of murder vs manslaughter. (Facts are not relevant to the decision-public opinion is all that is required) Was this before or after the Governor’s statement? Is the Governor just following the media lead?

talkingpoints on August 20, 2014 at 2:04 PM

The thing that burns me up almost as much is how the Republicans just sit idly by and don’t call out the fascist Democrats on their race baiting and fear mongering.

But I suppose that’d be expecting too much from them.

Aizen on August 20, 2014 at 1:54 PM

Yeah that’s a good point. Haven’t heard any R or dim speak out against what is going on.

cat_owner on August 20, 2014 at 2:06 PM

I’ll bet Holder et al will go after the Ferguson PD for not having cruiser dash cams. That’s low hanging fruit.

butch on August 20, 2014 at 2:06 PM

Sounds to me like Gov Nixon wants officer Wilson to eat a bullet.

portlandon on August 20, 2014 at 1:52 PM

Not so! Eat a bullet, strung up, stoned to death…… Democrats are pro-choice.

I’m guessing he will be walking back his comments sometime today.

Happy Nomad on August 20, 2014 at 2:06 PM

Further Proof being Democrat is a Mental Illness that cannot be reasoned with. No wonder they sympathize with the characteristics of Hamas, The Muslim Brotherhood, al qaeda and other Extremist Muslim Groups.

Nat George on August 20, 2014 at 2:06 PM

If one of President Obama’s detail was punched, a gun grab attempted, a discharge occured, and the suspect fled, paused, and regrouped, what is the Secret Service standard regarding an identical threat?
 
rogerb on August 20, 2014 at 1:28 PM

 
They ran her down and shot her to death. I believe that was recently judged to be “good” shoot.
 
butch on August 20, 2014 at 1:40 PM

 
Hail of bullets.
 
dogsoldier on August 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM

 
Yep.
 
There’s a reason none of the (D)s will address this. I doubt the Brown guy would’ve gotten too far past the gun grab.

rogerb on August 20, 2014 at 2:07 PM

To EarlGrey, Politricks, Verbaluce, Ned Pepper, Libfree, etc:

Why the silence on the execution of Dillon Taylor, a UNARMED, white man wearing earphones exiting a petrol station, by a Salt Lake City police officer, whose name has not been release and is only described as ‘Other Than White’?

Resist We Much on August 20, 2014 at 2:07 PM

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