Hello Marty, On 11/17/06, Marty Daniels <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > > > > > My question is... > > How in the heck was this guy supposed to stand up after being tazered > for as long as he was? > > When I have seen tazers used they have not been held to the person for > any length of time but they have been quick shocks that essentially > floor the person. How can someone stand after that? > > In fairness, we do not see what brought the police to the library. > Someone there had to believe his activity was suspect before the cops > arrived unless the police are being SUPER AGGRESSIVE and HUNTING in > university libraries now.
Unfortunately that's not the only thing that will cause police to come after you. (Not sure if the police in the states have this, but in Canada...) the police have profiles they go by and quotas that they are very strongly motiviated to obey. If you live in an area that the police deem "bad" you can incur this type of attack from them. See ya > > My stomach is turning...this is sad to see. > > > --- In email@example.com, "Gena" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > > I just saw the video. I'm just sick about this. There had to be a > > better way to handle this. Most California colleges and universities > > have a policy that allows the public to use libraries up to a certain > > cut off time. There are some that also allow computer room access like > > UCLA. > > > > If he was not a student then he should not have been in the building. > > But my god a tazer is a gun, an electronic gun. If they didn't have > > the tazer would they have shot him three+ times with bullets? > > > > I hate cell phones but I'm starting to warm up to cell phones with > > video capabilities. Document every dadgum thing and then some. > > > > One last thing. Be *real* careful about shooting around LAPD or any > > PD. For your own safety, be discreet and when it is possible to do so > > leave and upload the tape. > > > > My heart is filled with sorrow. > > > > Gena > > > > > > --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Jay dedman" <jay.dedman@> wrote: > > > > > > Some of you may have read how a recent California student was tasered > > > by security guards > > > lets see how the story plays out. > > > > > > Text: > > > http://www.nysun.com/article/43718 > > > "UCLA Officer Shocks Student With Stun Gun > > > A UCLA police officer shocked a student with a stun gun at a campus > > > library after he refused repeated requests to show student > > > identification and wouldn't leave, police said. The student, Mostafa > > > Tabatabainejad, was shocked Tuesday at about 11 p.m. as police did a > > > routine check of student IDs at the University of California , Los > > > Angeles Powell Library computer lab." > > > > > > > > > Video: > > > http://youtube.com/watch?v=m3GstYOIc0I > > > > > > Now.. text is extremely important because it allows us to discuss the > > > depth and subtleties of a story. > > > > > > But just watch the video taken by a fellow student using her > > > videophone and uploaded to the web. > > > The video shows the real drama behind the incident that usually gets > > > washed over in text stories. > > > > > > Jay > > > > > > > > > -- > > > Me ----> http://www.momentshowing.net > > > My Book ---->http://tinyurl.com/e6cap > > > SF community ----> http://RyanIsHungry.com > > > Community Capitalism----> http://HaveMoneyWillVlog.com > > > Educate ----> http://node101.org > > > Collaboration ----> http://spinxpress.com > > > Call now to activate----> 917 371 6790 > > > -- Charles Iliya Krempeaux, B.Sc. charles @ reptile.ca supercanadian @ gmail.com developer weblog: http://ChangeLog.ca/