Constable charged: Cited on DUI offense

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Re: Constable charged: Cited on DUI offense

Postby Cate McCalley » Mon Jun 22, 2015 12:54 pm

Wild wrote:
Cate McCalley wrote:
Wild wrote:How would the community go about removing an elected officials?



Kentucky has neither a recall or initiative process. Only nine states have clear Constiutional and statutory language for recall of all elected officials.

In states having an initiative process, citizens can propose statutes or constitutional amendments and place them before voters for approval. Other states have a referendum process allowing citizens to create or extend recall intiated by other officials.

The best anyone can do at the moment is vote for legislators and candidates supporting legislative action to include recall and initiative language, either by state Constitutional Amendment to include recall and/or legislative initiative for elected officials to initiate recall action.

I think so. Unless there's something in a violation of ethics code that would give cause for his peers to remove him.


http://www.recalltherogues.org/states.html


So in other words we are stuck with this person till his time is up?


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Re: Constable charged: Cited on DUI offense

Postby Cate McCalley » Mon Jun 22, 2015 1:05 pm

Possibly. Unless there's something in a code of ethics for Constables, that gives cause for him to be removed if charged and found guilty of a crime. I don't know if even such a code exist. It's a good question for the Commonwealth Attorney.

"The county attorney shall give legal advice to the fiscal court or consolidated local government and the several county or consolidated local government officers in all matters concerning any county or consolidated local government business within their jurisdiction. He or she shall oppose all unjust or illegally presented claims."

http://www.lrc.ky.gov/statutes/statute.aspx?id=24144


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Re: Constable charged: Cited on DUI offense

Postby ScArEcRoW » Mon Jun 22, 2015 3:35 pm

We now all know to fake a heart attack so you don't go to jail.
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Re: Constable charged: Cited on DUI offense

Postby CrissyAlwaysSunny » Mon Jun 27, 2016 5:59 am

The case was dismissed after the lab results came back negative.
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Re: Constable charged: Cited on DUI offense

Postby GFunkMoneyDog » Mon Jun 27, 2016 7:30 am

Makes me wonder if the "confession" the officers stated was true.
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Re: Constable charged: Cited on DUI offense

Postby goat47 » Mon Jun 27, 2016 3:18 pm

They can arrest you for what ever they want to trump up.
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Re: Constable charged: Cited on DUI offense

Postby GoDan » Mon Jun 27, 2016 7:00 pm

In essence wouldn't this be a false arrest? Civil suit coming!
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Re: Constable charged: Cited on DUI offense

Postby Pappy » Mon Jun 27, 2016 7:33 pm

Briscoe wrote:contables are as usless as tits on a boar. do away with this position. the sooner the better. i don't think i'd let somebody like that take me to jail or even come on my property to serve a warrant.

Cuntstables have no arrest power I think.
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