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Bending over backwards Jim Donnelly Artful Codger On 04/27/2000 7:27:00 AM, Rich LaDieu wrote:

>dats why when they report a
>crime, even with a name, the
>person is a suspect or alleged
>or some other thingie.
>ahhhhh the law..... tis real
>interesting, dats why i like
>reading about it.....

Yeah, Rich, I agree with ya, but the point I was trying to make is that AS SOON AS somebody robs a bank the TV starts calling him a suspect, when there is no suspect, and the only thing that's known about the perp is that he's a bank robber. Why can't they say "the robber fled" instead of "the suspect fled"?

Jim Donnelly

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