Kangaroo court, anyone? Looks like the “justice system” in Oklahoma is rigged to let this cop get away with rape.
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Interesting, and symptomatic of the situation in so many areas:
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The U.S. Supreme Court wrestles Monday with a problem that has long plagued the criminal justice system: race discrimination in the selection of jurors.
"How America Tolerates Racism In Jury Selection": Discrimination In Jury Selection Is Indeed A National Problem
Yesterday the Supreme Court heard oral argument on a case involving juror discrimination. The argument is that the government deliberately discriminates jurors by race; generally striking black jurors from the trials of black defendants. 245 more words
By Matt Johnson
Associate Editor, Vol. 21
The right to a trial by a jury of one’s peers is a right afforded to all criminal defendants facing a sentence of six months or more. 1,070 more words