Cops Tase & Arrest 8 Months Pregnant Woman

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  1. dawg

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    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - A woman 8 months pregnant was tased by Springfield police after she reported a car accident in the parking lot of Best Buy on Saturday.

    The woman in question is 29-year-old Lucinda White. Her boyfriend, 31-year-old Frederic Thomas was also tased and taken to jail for assaulting a police officer.

    Was it excessive force, tasing the pregnant woman, or did Springfield police act accordingly?

    Thomas and White were released from the Sangamon County Jail on Sunday evening.

    http://www.ksdk.com/news/article/373098/3/Woman-8-months-pregnant-tased-by-police-department

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  2. I invented that

    I invented that Moderator Staff Member

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    is this a trick question:bigthink
     
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    I suppose a woman's pregnancy makes her incapable of harming a Cop??... Lets hope for society's sake that the electricity causes a miscarriage...
     
  4. DarkFriday

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    Bleak problems :coffee:
     
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    It does make her incapable of laying face down with hands behind her back.
     
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    What did they do to get the police involved in the first place? They must have done something.
     
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    we are doomed
     
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    Cops don't like black people. :secret:
     
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    That doesn't look good but howzabout you behave yourself so you aren't in the situation in the first place?. The tasering doesn't seem justified from what I can see but it's not a great video and I'm watching it on my phone. Cop seems like a spaz.

    Our policy is no tasering of very young/old or pregnant. You can't always tell if the fatties are pregnant tho.
     
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    You seem to want this lady to behave with logic and common sense.

    How dare you sir :coffee:
     
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    the kid will be immune to the taser growing up
     
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    Birth of a superhero? :c
     
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    scrambled fetus :lunch:
     
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    What happened before that took place though? It looks like they both deserved what they got. How did they get in that situation from just reporting a car accident? :wtf:
     
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    I'd buy that for a dollar !
     
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    That's always the problem with these videos......getting the whole story. That cop has to learn to keep his cool a bit better regardless. It's amazing how when you "lose it" even if you are right you look wrong. If you appear calm and keep a somewhat even tone it can go a long way to getting the public on your side or at the very least to understand why you did what you did. The screaming just conveys panic an uncertainty IMO.
     
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    This is why we need assault weapons