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US man shoots postman to avoid medical bills

Old Jul 16th 2005, 1:13 am
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Man shoots postman to get jailed

A US man shot his postman so that he would get sent to prison for life and escape his crippling medical debts, investigators say.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/4687073.stm
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Old Jul 16th 2005, 1:23 am
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What a lovely warming story
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And now you cant file for bankruptcy. Not good. Not good at all.
 
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We got our electric and cellphone bills today. Where's the postman when you need one.
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And now you cant file for bankruptcy. Not good. Not good at all.
You cant?
Oh shit, I was planning on that. Any more info???
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Man shoots postman to get jailed

A US man shot his postman so that he would get sent to prison for life and escape his crippling medical debts, investigators say.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/4687073.stm
Of course, there is a permanent way to get out of paying one's debts but I guess the Georgian chickened out of that...


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You cant?
Oh shit, I was planning on that. Any more info???
Not as of 1st October. Get those papers in now.
 
Old Jul 16th 2005, 12:44 pm
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Man shoots postman to get jailed

A US man shot his postman so that he would get sent to prison for life and escape his crippling medical debts, investigators say.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/4687073.stm
In some cases its that or becoming a nun.........
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In some cases its that or becoming a nun.........
I dont mind becoming a nun. As long as I have to share the dorm with all the other nuns.
 
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I dont mind becoming a nun. As long as I have to share the dorm with all the other nuns.
All nuns in the age range 75 - 100+....
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All nuns in the age range 75 - 100+....
Im game.
 

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