Wednesday, July 12, 2017

"Firm but Fair" for wife-beater?

Wife-beatin' apparently is a-ok in Jackson.  Jackson Municipal Court Judge Ali Shamsid-Deen didn't fine nor imprison one David L. Archie for domestic violence. Jackson police arrested Mr. Archie for domestic violence on September 7, 2016.  His wife contacted JPD on September 3.  The report states:

Officer Juliana Chisholm IBM 1789 met the complainant in the driveway of her home. The complainant gave the officer a statement she had already typed, dated and signed. The complainant stated the incident happened when she walked into the house after returning from a party on September 2, 2016 at 1145 hours. She stated the suspect jumped up yelling at her about a photo that was sent to his phone. The complainant stated the suspect refused to show her the photo and then the suspect wanted to see her phone. The complainant stated she told the suspect no and he began to punch her multiple times. The complainant attempted  to get her phone  from her purse and the suspect put her in a choke hold. The officer observed heavy bruising scratches and red markings just behind her left shoulder. The complainant did not want AMR and the children were at home but asleep in bed. The complainant said she waited until the suspect went to work and then she went to signs charges on him. She didn't know she had to have a case number.
He was arrested on September 7:



Mr. Archie was booked but Judge Shamsid-deen released him without requiring a bond. The case went to Judge Shamsid-deen a month later.  The Judge Shamsid-deen did not fine nor imprison Mr. Archie but did order him and his wife to participate in family counseling.  The court abstract is posted below.

Kingfish note: This case is a perfect example of why Mississippi is a horrible place for victims of domestic violence.  Mrs. Archie comes home, suffers the abuse, and calls the police.   It takes courage for a woman to do that because she has to live with the abuser, he controls the finances, you know the drill.  This woman comes to the criminal justice system for help.  The police did its job. Then Judge Shamsid-dunce gets his hands on the case.  The abuser is turned loose- he doesn't even have to post a bond.  Call it a Get Out of Jail Free Phone Call.  Mr. Firm But Fair then convicts him of a misdemeanor but imposes no fine or incarceration on Mr. Archie.  Of course, this is the same judge who gave a $50,000 bond to Deryl Dedmon after he killed James Anderson.

Firm but fair indeed.







17 comments:

Burke said...

Pacino and De Niro in the cafe in Heat. Nicholson and Huston in Chinatown. Nicholson talking to his mute father in Five Easy Pieces. Sometimes it's the quiet, understated scene that moves us the most.

Anonymous said...

Perhaps he's basing his rulings on sharia law???

Anonymous said...

Yea yea the "poor womyn" bit from ole Kingfish the baby boomer. Understand this dude: woman can go to college free, because they are women, they qualify for free business starting grants, because they are women, they benefit from affirmative actions, because..... Meanwhile, since I am an evil white male if I want to go to law school I have to become a slave to a bank.

All she has to do is yank the chain, she gets half his money and all his children. Not because of "abuse" but because she is a woman.

The only intermarriage abuse I see is women psychologically abusing their husbands. These evil men work too much, or they don't make enough money (read lazy). It seems like even my preacher is getting on this crap train. The assault is totally relentless and despicable.

About the only thing a girl born after 1980 is good for is to f@3k 'em and feed em beans.

Anonymous said...

That gray and white cat was a good acting partner for Brando - was present in the scene, but didn't steal focus.

Anonymous said...

Goodness, 2:23. She abused you and left you totally broke, didn't she? Must have found a real man.

Kingfish said...

I'm a Baby Boomer? News to me.

Anonymous said...

"About the only thing a girl born after 1980 is good for is to f@3k 'em and feed em beans."

Don't worry 2:23, with wit like that, you are in no danger of any of the things on your list happening to you.

Anonymous said...

Is this the same David L. Archie that would run his big mouth on the Kim Wade show and would always say' "Low-down dirty white folks"?

Anonymous said...

This was obviously a setup by the enemies of freedom, justice, and black self-determination. Fortunately, the future circuit court judge saw through the charade and set things right. David Archie must be free to continue the struggle. (And sell some pretty good fried chicken.)

Anonymous said...

Shameful.

Anonymous said...

Not doubt a quid pro quo for Archie's support of Shamsid-deen's campaigns.

Anonymous said...

2:23:

You need a blow-up doll, so when you feel the need to slap her around, you don't have to worry about charges or 'losing all your stuff' in a divorce.

You are no man, I can tell you that.

Anonymous said...

2:32 - a little trivia for ya - that was stray cat that wandered onto the set.

Anonymous said...

I didn't know that, 5:52. A stray that got his big show biz break - I love it! Thanks!

Anonymous said...

2:23 pm Once colleges and universities became gender blind in their acceptance process , they didn't have to accept women on any basis except merit. Women out perform men academically.
I was in graduate school with men who thought like you. I graduated and they didn't . The reason is their personality disorders kept them from being able to think rationally.
It's not the people around you keeping you from succeeding and having a happy life. It's you.
If anyone told you that you didn't get in law school because of women, they were just trying to placate you because you scared them.

Anonymous said...

Wait....I think the real question is what was she doing out of the kitchen?

Anonymous said...

She probably went in and asked to drop the charges because she's still in love and stupid, and instead of doing that, the judge decided they should just do counseling if they are gonna stay together.

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