Despite the farcical goings on in Rome, GA in the Gordon Lee case, the DA vows to fight on:
“We hope to get this on the next available misdemeanor trial calendar,” said District Attorney Leigh Patterson. “I don’t know exactly when that is, but I gather it’ll be after the first of the year.”
After the prosecutor appears to have deliberately brought on a mistrial with an obvious flub, maybe it’s time for the court system to say enough.
At the above link in the Rome Tribune-News, there are several comments. Of course, these could be from partisans of either side, but were we a tax paying citizen of Rome, our feelings would be mirrored by those of “Get Real”:
Can our city goverment not just except the fact that they lost. How much of our tax dollars are they going to keep wasting fighting this?