Is hold a violent armed robber with a $35,000.00 bond.
Twenty eight year old female thug stalks Casino winner. Stands in line behind him and uses same elevator to exit casino. Then follows him HOME and robs him at gunpoint in his own driveway. Beats him severely for good measure.
So how much money did the armed stalker thug get?
Almost below the SF shoplifting threshold. Not a typo.
Extenuating circumstance number one. This is bad, very bad for casino business. Casino is essentially an arm of the state with its sanctioned gambling. Of course they will guard this better than the Rite Aid.
How fair is that?
Extenuating circumstance number two. As scintillating as this story is…it isn’t getting much headline news. Why? See extenuating circumstance number one. Bad for the casino business. Old people with more money than sense being preyed on by opportunistic youths with nothing to lose.
Yeah all the stories about him dropping charges against the children of his big donors, the huge investigation ten years ago about how all the government contracts in Allegheny County were being handed to his relatives and friends, I see why you like dude.
Corrupt, crooked, lies, white collar crook, that’s what you guys love now.
No the Judge does, BUT the DA has an impact on what if any bail a judge may set. They can argue for higher bail, conversely they can also NOT argue for bail thus giving the Judge an “out” to not remand. (Yea I watched a Law and Order show once…lol).
So technically you are correct, but, they can definitely influence any decision.
That’s pretty funny considering that that the crony grifting was happening when NYC was the safest big city in the country. Oh and not a peep over this in 2020 when the crime actually started rising… I wonder why
He has been in office for over 20 years, during which time NYC, Chicago, LA and SF were setting records for dropping crime rates…