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Old 11-23-10, 06:09 PM   #1
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Attn; CT roadies ; we need to show up for this trial

show up in numbers, just sit there quietly and watch. Let Channel 3 news film the court room, thanks. There's a newspaper front page story in the link below. This is gonna be huge!
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http://www.courant.com/news/connecti...0,367920.story

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Old 11-25-10, 05:11 AM   #2
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I hope the turnout is substantial.

I think its funny that if I had used this defendant's defense to a(nother) police officer, I'd practically be writing my own 'too fast for conditions' ticket.
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Old 11-26-10, 11:20 AM   #3
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A collision which is "unavoidable" if one is speeding @ 70mph would probably be quite avoidable at a legal and prudent speed.
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