Skip to comments.In Huntsville, officers remember Ablanedo's life
Posted on 06/15/2010 3:39:03 PM PDT by cweese
The rows of officers snapped to attention, arms raised in a salute, at 4:35, when a van pulled up to deliver the seven members of Ablanedos family who will witness Powells execution.
For four minutes, they held the salute as Bruce and Judy Mills, Ablanedos 87-year-old mother Betsy and other family members were greeted by hugs from Acevedo. After reviewing the assembled officers, sometimes waving, the family was led inside the unit.
Once the doors closed, the officers broke ranks and milled around, talking and mopping their brows.
Suddenly, the protesters fired up their microphone: We are here because in one hour the state of Texas is going to murder David Lee Powell, a voice loudly proclaimed greeted by cheers from many of the police officers.
The protesters, now numbering about two dozen, are about 100 yards from the officers.
Why do we kill people who kill people to show that killing people is wrong? the protesters voice continued.
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I bet all the protestors are pro-abortion.
Ding, ding, ding......You just won a cigar. Hypocrisy at it finest.
It’s OK to kill an innocent, but spare the murderers.
It is truly mind boggling.