Mom Run Over By Friend

Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby Mark1111 » Jan 7th, 2019, 11:49 am

https://www.castanet.net/edition/news-s ... htm#246089

How drunk do you have to be to not notice you ran over a body? Very sad for her.
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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby kgcayenne » Jan 7th, 2019, 12:03 pm

Someone needs to invent a timed safe in which to put keys at a party. Alcohol makes people far too stupid.
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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby OKkayak » Jan 7th, 2019, 12:41 pm

kgcayenne wrote:Alcohol makes people far too stupid.

Alcohol can make some people stupid. This is one of those cases. And yet others drink the same alcohol, night after night and not have any lack of judgement. It's a people problem, not an alcohol problem.

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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby soupy » Jan 7th, 2019, 12:55 pm

Good to see there is a GoFundme already started ... :thumbsdown:

ICBC / driver's insurance / lawsuit will cover expenses.

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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby Fancy » Jan 7th, 2019, 12:56 pm

After the fact though - right?
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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby W105 » Jan 7th, 2019, 1:00 pm

can't understand the "considering" pressing charges against the driver ?? she knows who ran her over, she knows he was intoxicated and he came back to see what he had done..

nothing to consider in my opinion..seems pretty black and white to me..

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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby RVThereYet » Jan 7th, 2019, 1:02 pm

soupy wrote:Good to see there is a GoFundme already started ... :thumbsdown:

ICBC / driver's insurance / lawsuit will cover expenses.


Don't like it, don't donate, simple. I've seen far less worthy GFM causes ...

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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby OKkayak » Jan 7th, 2019, 1:06 pm

W105 wrote:can't understand the "considering" pressing charges against the driver ?? she knows who ran her over, she knows he was intoxicated and he came back to see what he had done..

nothing to consider in my opinion..seems pretty black and white to me..

Investigators don't simply take one persons word as the truth.

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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby Fancy » Jan 7th, 2019, 1:07 pm

W105 wrote:can't understand the "considering" pressing charges against the driver ?? she knows who ran her over, she knows he was intoxicated and he came back to see what he had done..

nothing to consider in my opinion..seems pretty black and white to me..

That's the media talking. There would be an investigation conducted before charges are laid.
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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby kgcayenne » Jan 7th, 2019, 1:15 pm

It’s a horrible situation. What if the authorities still view it as a criminal offence?
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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby Fancy » Jan 7th, 2019, 1:22 pm

Oh I assume there will be criminal charges. Fines, possible jail time, losing licence, installation of the ignition locking thingamajig, mandatory participation in a driving course. And of course she could sue him for damages.
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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby soupy » Jan 7th, 2019, 1:37 pm

Fancy wrote:Oh I assume there will be criminal charges. Fines, possible jail time, losing licence, installation of the ignition locking thingamajig, mandatory participation in a driving course. And of course she could sue him for damages.


The he counter sues saying he was invited to a party, provided free liquor and not provided with a safe ride home.

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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby soupy » Jan 7th, 2019, 1:41 pm

RVThereYet wrote:
soupy wrote:Good to see there is a GoFundme already started ... :thumbsdown:

ICBC / driver's insurance / lawsuit will cover expenses.


Don't like it, don't donate, simple. I've seen far less worthy GFM causes ...


I'd just honestly like the media to stop posting DIRECT links to the GoFundme.
My chiropractic benefits are fairly low through work, can I get a media source to advertize a GoFundme link that will get thousands of views?
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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby Fancy » Jan 7th, 2019, 1:43 pm

Tell the media then. There's nothing wrong with co-worker starting a GoFundMe to help with expenses in the interim.
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Re: Mom Run Over By Friend

Postby LTD » Jan 7th, 2019, 1:43 pm

soupy wrote:
Fancy wrote:Oh I assume there will be criminal charges. Fines, possible jail time, losing licence, installation of the ignition locking thingamajig, mandatory participation in a driving course. And of course she could sue him for damages.


The he counter sues saying he was invited to a party, provided free liquor and not provided with a safe ride home.

seems like you have really thought this through
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