- His racial and ethnic origin should be irrelevant. Unfortunately his supporters are making a lot out of him being from a Spanish-speaking country.Don't you find it a bit fascinating that someone can argue that this Hispanic driver deserves a 110 year sentence for making a deadly split second mistake,
- It was the very opposite of a split-second decision! He had plenty of time to act. Driving the 2000' between the sign announcing the off-ramp and the off-ramp itself is about 20 seconds driving at 60 mph. And that was only a part of the entire descent to the scene of the accident.
Did you even watch the video or read about the case?
She does not deserve a 1st degree manslaughter conviction or the level of vilification she has received in the media.but that a white police officer who also makes a deadly split second mistake deserves no conviction or sentence?
Unlike the comparatively luxurious amount of time RAM had to ponder what to do and actually do it (like taking a gentle right onto the off-ramp) Potter really did have to make a split-second decision when St. Daunte decided to rabbit.