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Old 03-17-2012, 07:22 PM
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Default Re: After school shooting, prosecutor charges couple with letting boy, 8, take gun...

Originally Posted by Comet View Post
Not sure how successful prosecutors will be in this attempt, but should be interesting nonetheless.
They run a big risk forcing the child to testify against a parent. Juries often don't like that sort of thing, and rightly so. (except of course in cases where the child is abused BY the parent.) But indeed, the woman did not act responsibly with the firearm.
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