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originally posted by: Xcathdra
originally posted by: loam
a reply to: Xcathdra
Um...I don't get how you think I disagree with your post? I only pointed out there Is an accomplice statute, where previously you said there wasn't.
Otherwise, it doesn't appear we disagree at all.
See here: www.abovetopsecret.com...
MO does not have an accomplice statute. It used to but has been removed and replaced. The statute must specifically state the accomplice portion and to my knowledge I don't think I have ever seen a criminal statute with accomplice references in it. If you and a friend decide to go kill someone, and you drive the car while your friend shoots the person, you are not charged as an accomplice. You can be charged with the murder itself, even if you did not pull the trigger.
Mr. Brady said he could see Mr. Johnson at
the front passenger side of the car when
he and Mr. Brown suddenly started
According to his account to the Ferguson
police, Officer Wilson said that Mr. Brown
had lowered his arms and moved toward
him, law enforcement officials said.
Fearing that the teenager was going to
attack him, the officer decided to use
deadly force. Some witnesses have backed
up that account.
Although Missouri at one time made a distinction
between principals and accessories to crime, Missouri has since eliminated such a
distinction with respect to accomplice liability; therefore, all persons who act in concert
to commit a crime are equally guilty. Sistrunk, 414 S.W.3d at 596-97.
According to his account to the Ferguson police, Officer Wilson said that Mr. Brown had lowered his arms and moved toward him, law enforcement officials said.
You've been busily focusing on pointing out any and all inconsistencies in Dorian Johnson's
statements for days.
DOJ documents provided to Judicial
under the Freedom of Information Act show
that in the weeks before Zimmerman was
charged, CRS expended thousands of dollars to
help organize marches in which participants
exacerbated racial tensions
demanded that he be prosecuted.
March 25 – 27, 2012, CRS spent $674.14 upon being
“deployed to Sanford, FL, to work marches, demonstrations,
and rallies related to the shooting and death of an African-American teen by a neighborhood watch captain.”
March 25 – 28, 2012, CRS spent $1,142.84 “in Sanford, FL to
work marches, demonstrations, and rallies related to the
shooting and death of an African-American teen by a
neighborhood watch captain.
Missouri law says that this teenager can be charged for felony murder since Murphy died during the burglary, in which he was an accomplice.