☆ QueenAline 2012/07/20 15:32:56

Not even the sickening sight of a child molester professing his love
for one of his tormented victims was enough to undo a sweetheart plea

So, despite the pleas of the victim and prosecutors, acting
Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice Martin Murphy stuck to the two-year
sentence he’d offered a serial pedophile.

Andrew Goodman pleaded guilty last month to 48 felonies — “even more than Jerry Sandusky,” as his victim pointed out.

And prosecutors were prepared to seek a seven-year sentence on each count.

Murphy last month dangled the bare minimum in front of Goodman — who
quickly snatched what even his own lawyer called “an amazing deal.”

Steven Hirsch

NYS Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman

With time already served, Goodman could be back on the street by September.

court yesterday, the 27-year-old predator declared an undying love for
his victim, who — along with his brother — was molested for “a torturous
four years.”

“Every second of every day, all that I think about
is [the victim],” Goodman declared. Then he turned to the youth, now 17,
and said: “I love you.”

Talk about inappropriate — even Murphy seemed to understand that.

“Your statement that you made today was ill-advised, to say the least,” he said.

But the judge wasn’t sufficiently moved to undo the damage he’d inflicted.

even after the victim pleaded with Murphy to show no mercy for this
“devil disguised as a human” — adding that “no doubt [Goodman] will try
to do the same thing to other children once he gets out.”

Goodman’s lawyer, of course, couldn’t be more thrilled. His client is
“very happy to put this behind him . . . and hopefully get on with his

Too bad the victims can’t say the same.

What was this judge thinking?

Murphy wouldn’t say.

jurist has a history of dispensing bizarrely lenient sentences; perhaps
not coincidentally, he spent 20 years with the Legal Aid Society and
was named to the Supreme Court by current state Chief Judge Jonathan

That, clearly, was a mistake on Lippman’s part — one that he can easily rectify by:

* Using his authority as New York’s top supervising judge to require Murphy to explain himself.

* And then transferring him permanently to noncriminal duties. Let him shuffle papers in Civil Court.

Not a perfect solution, but at least he won’t be turning any pedophiles loose.

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  • Yo'Adrienne..AFCL 2012/07/23 00:33:56
    Our schools have been infiltrated.......Our government has certainly been tainted with the communists liberals, and the judicial system....(not to mention the SUPREME COURT has it's problems with justice vs. ideology.....)....Instead of parents teaching their children to TRUST in authority.....perhaps we need to alter this life's lesson, and teach them to question and verify.....NO ONE can be trusted.....
  • ☆ Queen... Yo'Adri... 2012/07/23 00:50:15
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    that's right...NONE of them can be trusted...Question and verify is good advise.
  • ed 2012/07/21 21:47:41
    In due time both the judge and goodman will pay for what they have done.
  • ☆ Queen... ed 2012/07/21 21:58:42
    ☆ QueenAline
    hope so...now that's justice
  • ☆ QueenAline 2012/07/20 17:58:59
    ☆ QueenAline
    some day, this judge might have a relative or someone he cares for deeply be hurt by a crime like this...wonder what his sentence would be then to the criminal who did that? What goes around, comes around.
  • ed ☆ Queen... 2012/07/22 11:24:41
    you can say that again and goodman could get his sooner guys in prison don't go for that sort of thing
  • whitewulf--the unruly mobster 2012/07/20 17:02:49
  • Kat ♪ ~ ♪ 2012/07/20 16:11:48
    Kat ♪ ~ ♪
    If it was my kid he'd have a very short time left on the earth.
  • shaltov72 2012/07/20 16:09:50
    I think the judge is worse than the criminal, the courts and the politicians are to protect
    people from evil, but it seems the protectors are as evil as the ? criminals!
    I just watched a utube video on a man who has Bible studies once or twice a week, the city or a nieghbor complained and Phoenix, Ariz. city said he had to have all this permit crap, something about it was an international code, (which I believe it has something to do the united commie nations, agenda 21) which is against the US Constitution. He only has about 12 to 20 people there. What if you had a big family and invited friends and family every week? Or I do not see the city of Phoenix going after the illegals when they have
    half a dozen families in a house! That man has the right to have Bible studies in his home, its called freedom under the US Constitution. Oh they arrested him when he was having a Bible study with about 10 police and a bunch of city people. They do not even do this with illegals! Welcome to the new nazi-germany and its only beginning!
  • ☆ElenaDiamond☆ 2012/07/20 15:57:25
    God, I feel like puking. There is NO SHAME in these disgusting people. How could he let that man get out.
  • Vision of Verve 2012/07/20 15:54:29
  • jackolantyrn356 2012/07/20 15:53:03
    Why are you surprised by Liberalism? Do you not know evil when you see it. Stomp evil out.
  • ☆ Queen... jackola... 2012/07/20 17:57:07
    ☆ QueenAline
    right on jack
  • cutter's falls 2012/07/20 15:49:39
  • Will on the road again 2012/07/20 15:39:30
    Will on the road again
    We need more judges like this:

    hanging judge
  • shaltov72 Will on... 2012/07/20 16:11:44
    To many bleeding hearts! All the socialists and slime would never agree to this kind of good
  • wolf sloan 2012/07/20 15:36:45
    wolf sloan
    A lot of that going around lately
  • ☆ QueenAline 2012/07/20 15:33:19
    ☆ QueenAline

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