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Who is the fairest of them all?

Boy do I spend a lot of time reposting other people’s blogs… but so much of what I read just renders me speechless. God forbid a white man be unfairly convicted by a jury of his peers…

O’Connor said prosecutors were “alarmed” by suggestions by defense attorney Michael Rains that potential jurors who are black should be screened in private to determine whether they have prejudged the case.

“The people dispute the defense notion that a high proportion of African Americans in this county are incapable of being fair,” O’Connor wrote.

“To single out African American jurors for this treatment is unwarranted, unprecedented and inappropriate,” O’Connor said.

more here… Because white people are the fairest « Resist racism.

via Who is the fairest of them all?.

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