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Politics Loaded For Bear

Letters to the Editor — June 12, 2021

The Problem: A teenager gang member who allegedly shot a younger father though produced on lowered bail.

How numerous people have to die for these idiot judges to notice that “leniency” doesn’t switch violent, recidivist criminals into great citizens (“Free to get rid of,” June 10)?

If something, it encourages their psychopathy and teaches them that there is basically no punishment at all for their violent functions.

Innocent and very good individuals get harm for the reason that judges like acting Legal Court choose Denis Boyle try more to exhibit just how liberal they can be.

If anything, these judges are even a lot more guilty than the perpetrators they take care of with kid gloves, because they should really know superior.

Many thanks to jerks like this decide, our life grow to be that much a lot more endangered — all in the title of fatal, blind and inexplicably silly “liberalism.”

Norman Gold

West Hempstead

I don’t assume I have ever been so emotional while submitting a letter to The Submit.

I’m crammed with equally rage and sadness even though looking at the photographs of a defiant reputed punk gangmember, a clueless choose and a grieving family.

Would Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez or Maya Wiley suggest group therapy in lieu of incarceration for Alberto Ramirez?

T. King


Choose Boyle reminds me of the hand-wringing, breast-beating progressive jurists who contributed enormously to the decrease of New York City in the 1960s and 1970s with their revolving-door perception of justice.

I guess Choose “Cut ’Em Loose” Bruce Wright was Boyle’s inspiration. It is obvious that Boyle, like all too quite a few other New York jurists past and current, regards criminals as the legitimate victims of a racist society, which is completely to blame for their actions.

Now a legislation-abiding minority father of two is dead, apparently thanks to Boyle’s decision to dramatically lower bail on this clearly violent and harmful gunslinger.

It is uncertain that a liberal ideologue like Boyle will lose any snooze over this, any much more than he shed slumber around the different victims of other miscreants that he enable unfastened on the citizenry of this town more than the objections of prosecutors.

Dennis Middlebrooks


Judges are intended to have a great deal of wisdom, so why does Decide Boyle appear to be to have fewer knowledge than a wisdom tooth?

Two months immediately after Alberto Ramirez was arrested for an October taking pictures, he was re-arrested for another gun criminal offense.

Nevertheless just after his bail was established to only $2,000, Boyle set him free with no bail. Just after a third gun arrest in February, Ramirez was once more locked up — right up until Boyle decreased his $75,000 bail to $10,000, thus enabling Ramirez to be free to allegedly shoot Eric Velasquez to demise on May possibly 16.

Which is not shocking, since Choose Boyle had previously released manslaughter-charged Jordan Benjamin so that he was free of charge to slash a young lady throughout her abdomen (and nonetheless be re-released on $3,500 bail).

I daresay that Boyle’s community-be-damned judicial selections make him fairly akin to a boil on the backside of justice.

Richard Siegelman


It would be attention-grabbing and enlightening if a concern was posed to mayoral and district legal professional candidates relating to the protect issue “Free to Kill” in the June 10 paper.

How do candidates really feel about Alberto Ramirez currently being freed with his prior arrests and then allegedly randomly killing Eric Velasquez? How would every of them tackle the issue of the shooter becoming freed numerous periods?

This isn’t about police, this issue is about policy about imprisonment, bail, basic safety and how they want to operate New York Town.

Peter Wunsch

East Hampton

Decide Boyle has blood on his arms.

He has repeatedly established no cost thugs who go on to damage innocent people today.

RIP, Eric Velasquez.

Laura Whitley

Yard Town

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