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View Diary: BART police punched Grant in face before fatal shooting (Updated w/ transcript) (250 comments)

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  •  The other three cops are guilty of... (8+ / 0-)

    ... either felony murder (assuming thier conduct before the shooting was unlawful) or they are guilty of "Depraved Indifference" in the aftermath when the 4 engaged in hunting down cell phones and such while Mr Grant lay bleeing to death on the ground.

    Given the videos show prompt medical attention could have given him a chance at least for being save, the sworn officers Depraved Indifference is a felony and a special circumstance for the death penalty.

    The NYC DA has been suing this strategy to go after drunk crivers who kill, to put them away for 25-to-life. I can see it being the proper tactic for the DA to use here as well.

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