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Police found not guilty , Judge refused to view video . Video should only be viewed to support Police

Is her opinion. Video got him fired but she refused to watch it . http://intellihub.com/2013/07/05/judge-finds-cop-not-guilty-... ....... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T4HUvXOvgkQ#at=130

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Put the judge under judicial

Put the judge under judicial review and get her fired.

Find Jeff Roorda and hold him accountable.

Roorda is not a civil servant but a power mad union rep, who some how is also a state representative. This is a complete conflict of interest and it shows.

And Judge Theresa Counts Burke should be impeached, removed from office by any means necessary in order to protect the public. All criminal complaints reviewed by the Judge Burke should be set aside until a full ethics investigation is conducted. We cannot have a Justice of the Peace inviting civil unrest in the court room by simply sticking her head in the sand.

What we need is

the separation of courts and state

“With laws shall our land be built up, but with lawlessness laid waste.”
-Njal Thorgeirsson

Cop WAS CLEARLY OUT OF ORDER...

I'm not a fan of thugs on either side meaning whether it's the suspect or the Officer.

This officer clearly is out of line here. The Judge in this case should be removed from the bench ASAP as well.

As for the guy who gives commentary in the video about what the "official" video should be used for, The Official video should be a much of a protective tool for the officer as for the suspect in custody as well. The commenter is clearly a thug himself and needs to be ousted for what he is... a liar.

Without a doubt, this shows the absolute disdain for suspects in favor of the officer when the officer acts in violation of his/her delegated authority.

Wonder why the suspect did NOT prosecute. Must be a reason he didn't show up to court in favor of himself in this case. Do the cops have something on him they are using as collateral, or did the cops threaten him if he showed up that he would be getting the wrath of the cops

In any case, cops and authority should be removed from a free society. We need peace officers, not thugs!

Clearly, Power will Protect Power whenever possible which is more than not!

Love Liberty, be Vigilant

"Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty" (2 Corinthians 3:17)

Faith in God will prevail all things!

There is an appeal process.

These criminal behavior of so-called officers of the law is the proper kind of head hunting.

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The officer can't be retried

on the same charge.

Not to say he/the police union/the judge aren't corrupt scum.

Getting that judge fired/recalled would be a nice start - although
she could probably just turn around and go to work for the Obama
"Justice" Department...

Appealing is not retrying. It

Appealing is not retrying. It is appealing the lower courts decision to a higher court in hopes of having the decision reversed in your favor.

If it's a criminal trial and the defendant is found not guilty

...appeal would put the defendant in jeopardy again, aka double jeopardy. Not allowed and not wanted. Imagine being found not guilty and then having to battle "appeals" for years after because you pissed off somone in the gov with the resources to relentlessly suffocate your life, plans, and resources.

I looked it up, but it makes sense anyway.

The judge should be removed. Clearly a video should be viewed as neutral...it's just a video of events that occurred and has no bias against either side. It may show one side was clearly in the wrong, but is not the same thing as bias. I wonder why the kid didn't testify.

Who's the head hunter?!

The head of the police union, Jeff Roorda, said that videos should not be used as a "gotcha head hunter" tool against police.

Judging by the video, the officer who assaulted the hand-cuffed teenager was the head hunter!

Also, the other officer should be held accountable for allowing that to go on. He is an accessory to assault with a deadly weapon, abuse of delegated power, violation of his oath or affirmation to the Constitution, and possibly other charges.

The judge should be impeached immediately, and charged with obstructing justice!

Freedom is the ability to do what you want to do.
Liberty is the ability to do what you ought to do.
"Where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty." 2 Corinthians 3:17

Give him a call

http://www.house.mo.gov/billtracking/bills081/member/mem102.htm

all the Police Union Head's numbers are right here for yah. Give him a ring and shoot him an email.

"he was crouched and ready to hit the cop...isnt it obvious?

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So when can govt. comment?

"Can't comment because it's on ongoing investigation" and in this video "Can't comment because it's a closed case" WTF?

"When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know Peace." - Jimi Hendrix

Whenever the government gives a reason why they can't.....

comment, it ALWAYS means they can't defend the indefensible.

Yea

Makes your head spin doesn't it?

Contact the court. Contact the head of the police union.

http://www.stlcitycircuitcourt.com/index2.html?XMLFile=xml/j...

http://www.house.mo.gov/bio.aspx?year=2013&district=113

Yep, head of the police union that thinks police tapes shouldn't be used to prove their crimes is also a state representative.

I'm sure they'll say the same

I'm sure they'll say the same thing to those attorneys about NSA spying -- that it should only be used to help the government go after people, not to help people defend themselves against the government.

This is outrageous. The people must stop these injustices.

We may need to get this

We may need to get this Judge's personal phone and e-mail in order to express our "disappointment" with her ruling.

No justice...

NO PEACE

PEOPLE OPPOSING TYRANNY - Real Grass Roots!
Are you a POT or a PET - Person Embracing Tyranny?

If you want peace work for justice.

This government is fixated on unconstitutional controls.

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judge should be removed

judge should be removed immediately. these people honestly believe they are above the law.

- Grow Mushrooms at Home
http://subfarms.com

but they are above the law

That's the whole point of government courts. Who judges the government? The government judges itself. The government decides what the law means with respect to itself. Thus, the government is not bound by the law. If the government does not like an interpretation of a law, it just changes the interpretation. Furthermore, the government is not bound by any law produced by anyone else. I challenge you to come up with a stronger example of being above the law.

What we need is the separation of courts and state. What we need is competition in the production of law.

“With laws shall our land be built up, but with lawlessness laid waste.”
-Njal Thorgeirsson

Believe... sh*t they are and have been.

Why are they above the law?
What makes a judge a God?
What makes a law just?
Congresspeople make laws and pass them at night.(don't have much of a track record lately on integrity).

If you can't understand how broken and corrupted that laws are
just for one minute take your head out to drugs are bad propaganda
and think about who make money off them?

If you get the chance watch "How to make money Selling drugs"
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1276962/

How come we just incarcerate people that aren't even violent. More than any other country in the world! LAND OF THE FREE I don't think so.

Old Value kind of where the cops that may have to arrest you know who you are and want a better world and to be your friend, after you cool down.

Just want what seems to be missing, Truth and Justice for ALL
What is fraud except creating “value” from nothing and passing it off as something?

outragoues

i am stunned,,,,, because of course she could only find guilt if viewing the video

how can they get away with this

and people should be outraged and on the courthouse steps and this judge should pay a price,,,,, preferably that of former judge

a day doesn't go by where I don't lose more hope that we can turn things around

Video Taping Police - What are your Rights ?

http://www.cpflorida.com/2013/06/17/videotaping-police-what-...

Judge refuses to "review the evidence".
Reality in the new USSA police state.

Independence Day 1776 vs 2013. Is it Time ?

http://www.cpflorida.com/2013/07/03/independance-day-1776-vs...

this may be a corrupted Judge

The police may have some real good dirt on this judge.

see no evil.

You guy don't get it!

They are above the law. who is going to call them on there crap.
it's all there income."money"

How can a human put someone in prison for 10yr for using something less harmful than what the everyday cop uses after work booze?

I you had any kind of compassion for your fellow man you would quit, don't you think.

And to protect a person (cop) that has a unfair advantage to start with "armed and can call in back up is just chicken Sh*t it seems.

What do you think.

Just want what seems to be missing, Truth and Justice for ALL
What is fraud except creating “value” from nothing and passing it off as something?

MOST judges are corrupt

It's rare when you get one who is not!

"It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere".
--Voltaire

It's hard not to be a menace to society when half the population is happy on their knees. - unknown

I don't think it's coincidental

I wouldn't be at all surprised if the only people allowed to become judges are those that the NSA has dug up dirt on (and thus, they can control).

Could be....

I've had more than my fair share of judges in my life and I can only think of one time the guy was fair. I didn't get what I wanted, but I came away thinking he was fair. ALL of the rest were complete crap!!!

"It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere".
--Voltaire

It's hard not to be a menace to society when half the population is happy on their knees. - unknown

Sibel Edmonds made this claim.

When FBI does background checks, those that are sqeaky clean are rejected from further consideration.

Free includes debt-free!