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    Great story about Birmingham PD officer

    Long read, but a REALLY good story about overcoming difficulties in life.

    From nightmare to new life and hope: Child rescued from terror is now policewoman | al.com

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    What an incredible story. Thank you for posting it, luckyme.




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    Awesome! What an amazing story!

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    Saw that in today's paper, but didn't get to read the whole article.

    Meanwhile, fishing in Russia:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkzV5AIK8iM
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    Now that's turning an incredible tragedy into a success. I can understand that. Great story.

    Speaking of tragedies.


    Laurie and Albert Vacca both were convicted of child abuse and sent to state prison in 1995. Laurie Vacca, sentenced to two 10-year sentences, was released in 1999.

    Albert, whom a psychologist called a sociopath, received two 20-year sentences to be served concurrently, and was released in 2008. He had a prior felony conviction.
    I don't think the math is right.
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    Quote Originally Posted by lewisipso View Post
    I don't think the math is right.
    Different states same $hit Lew.

    Meanwhile, fishing in Russia:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkzV5AIK8iM
    "When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men living together in society, they create for themselves in the course of time a legal system that authorizes it and a moral code that justifies it." -- Frederic Bastiat

    "Certainly there is no hunting like the hunting of man and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never really care for anything else thereafter." Ernest Hemingway

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    An incredible person.
    http://www.odmp.org/officer/16551-de...l-eron-shannon

    Police Officers put themselves at risk for strangers every day. Some do not make it home to their families. Next time you think of saying something negative about the police, remember...YOU are one of the strangers.

 

 

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