Monday, May 5, 2008

Sean Bell and His Boys

An addition to the article, "Queens Tolls the Bell of Justice"
by Tony Vega

Just in case you missed it, published here and on AC is an honest look into the acquittal of the three NYPD officers unjustly prosecuted for the shooting death of Sean Bell and the wounding of two other men with known criminal histories.
Included for your perusal is a laundry list of crimes Sean Bell, Joseph Guzman, and Trent Benefield were arrested for. List is not exhaustive.

The list was sent to the author anonymously and is widely circulated on the web.

Sean Bell and His Boys:

Queens Tolls the Bell of Justice

The Sean Bell verdict was handed down Friday, proclaiming three NYPD officers not-guilty in the police shooting death of an armed 23-year-old Queens man.

That’s right folks you read that right, an “armed” man. That man was Sean Bell and he was armed and fully loaded with booze and a 3000-pound vehicle. Sean Bell struck a NYC police detective and a police vehicle.

The rules of engagement and justification laws are clear as defined by The NYS Penal Code. The use of deadly physical force (DPF) is necessary to defend the police officer or another person from what the officer reasonably believes to be the use or imminent use of DPF.
Full Story: Queens Tolls the Bell of Justice

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