Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Genuinely shocked

I never thought this would happen. Neither, apparently, did they. But it did.

All four ex-Blackwater security guards have been found guilty - one of first-degree murder, the rest of of multiple counts of voluntary manslaughter, attempted manslaughter and gun charges - in the 2007 killings of over 30 Iraqis.

All of them. Going to prison today.

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At 7:02 AM, November 04, 2014 Anonymous Adrian Morgan had this to say...

Puzzled to learn that there is such a thing as attempted manslaughter...

At 7:41 AM, November 04, 2014 Blogger The Ridger, FCD had this to say...

Apparently "murder" becomes "voluntary manslaughter" under certain circumstances (heat of passion) so "attempted murder" can be "attempted manslaughter". See


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