Zimmerman the sequel? What about Parental Responsibility?

I have left a very long comment as a reply on Bori’s blog. I do consider this to be a very good topic. At this point, without knowing more about the Coulter family I would be more cautious in regard to whether or not the mother was being irresponsible. That family has it way tougher than either $ybrina Fulton or Tracy Martin, and it has been left up to the oldest son to help raise the children because their father passed away as a result of cancer.

Justice For All

Last Friday night in the early hours of the morning, around 2 am, Merritt Landry, a building inspector for the city of New Orleans shot and critically injured an intruder in his property.  That intruder turned out to be 14 year-old black boy, Marshall Coulter,  a young teen already awaiting trial for “stealing stuff” as his older brother David Coulter 23, said;

“He would steal — he was a professional thief, sure,” David Coulter said. “But he would never pick up a gun, not in a million years. He was too scared to aim a gun at the grass, let alone aim it at a person. No way. Before he’ll ever pick up a gun, he’ll be your friend first.”

Mr. Merritt who was at home with his pregnant wife and little daughter was alerted that someone had intruded by his dog’s barking when he went outside to investigate he…

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