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    Default Dorset Man demonstrates how Brazilians should behave when dealing with UK Police

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/dorset/7493981.stm

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    Quote Originally Posted by Spacecadet View Post
    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/dorset/7493981.stm

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    They didn't just shoot him in the back of the head? youngsters these days don't know they are born. When I was small they would have pumped several rounds into him straight away etcetc.

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    - A case of shoot first, ask questions later.
    - There's nothing I want to ask him
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    Quote Originally Posted by Spacecadet View Post
    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/dorset/7493981.stm

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    At least he got the opportunity to lay down - that choice did not seem to be offered on the tube!

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    Quote Originally Posted by zathras View Post
    At least he got the opportunity to lay down - that choice did not seem to be offered on the tube!
    You mean he didn't run away from the police?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Diver View Post
    You mean he didn't run away from the police?
    Run for a train
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    Quote Originally Posted by DaveB View Post
    Run for a train
    Walked
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    Yeah, the Brazilian guy would have been better off in Brazil. Their police force has a GREAT human rights record, they never indulge in police brutality or routine murders for bribe money, no...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Diver View Post
    Although de Menezes was being restrained, his body was straight and not in a natural sitting position...An eyewitness later said that the eleven shots were fired over a thirty second period, at three second intervals...It later emerged that hollow point bullets had been employed.

    Doesn't sound nice at all...

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    Sounds like target practice. Perhaps they thought it was a drill at first and only found out later?

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