pat mulligan
Joyce
Tue Dec 20, 2022 8:18

If you believe Wes Fuller testimony, his observations were made near the vacant Lot where the gunfight occurred.

How can you continue to insist that the Earp LAWMAN POSSE entered the lot with guns drawn, since fuller clearly says where their weapons were placed ?

  • Casey/ a little more about...Joyce A. Aros, Sun Nov 20 2022 6:48
    ...the 'dream team,' on both sides. I am really concerned about the willingness to accept the outstanding credentials of these men and yet I see what I consider very poor performance. I suspicion their... more
    • Joyce — pat mulligan, Tue Dec 20 2022 8:18
      • SoButch Badon, Wed Jan 04 14:04
        We all know that West Fuller was a "stand-up citizen. That means we should accept Fuller's account and completely dismiss the testimony of others? Butch
        • Butch/ So?...Joyce A. Aros, Thu Jan 05 4:48
          What is it you find questionable in Wes Fuller's testimony that we just discussed?
          • Nothing JoyceButch Badon, Thu Jan 05 11:50
            I am just saying that everyone who testified at that hearing had an agenda. And Fuller's is no more, or less important than any of the others'. The job of separating the wheat from the chaff belonged... more
            • Can't argue with that....Joyce A. Aros, Thu Jan 05 12:54
              Spicer was as crooked as a dog's hind leg, as my Grannie used to say!
      • Pat/ Fuller's description of the Earp's....Joyce A. Aros, Tue Dec 20 2022 9:45
        ...Placement of their weapons took place while the Earp group was gathered in the intersection of Fourth and Allen streets. Fuller describes himself as "...standing on the corner of Fourth and Allen streets,... more
    • Let's try againCasey Tefertiller, Mon Nov 21 2022 8:51
      Joyce, Let me try again. The purpose for attorneys on both sides was to win the case. That was their sole purpose. They were not trying to create a historical record because they anticipated... more
      • and for meButch Badon, Wed Jan 04 14:08
        Price was in the tank for the Earps and Holliday. Williams (can't remember his first name) was a man who had served as a lawyer for the Earps in other legal matters. Why was Williams, by Price's appointment,... more
        • Butch/ that one is so...Joyce A. Aros, Thu Jan 05 4:50
          ...frequently overlooked, and yet it is a key point. It should be developed.
      • Casey/ trying again...Joyce A. Aros, Tue Nov 22 2022 7:29
        Casey, Thank you for the crash course as there is always much to learn when it comes to complications of the Law at any time in history, and more so now. And in all fairness, one has to recognize that... more
        • Interesting observationButch Badon, Thu Jan 05 12:04
          Joyce. About complications of the law I mean. My dad always expressed his amazement that we Americans elected so many lawyers to make our laws for us. For him the ultimate conflict of interest was lawyers... more
        • Re: Casey/ trying again...Casey Tefertiller, Wed Nov 23 2022 10:34
          Joyce, Before I can respond, I need to ask a couple of questions. First, why do you believe Billy Clanton was still sitting on his horse? I would have expected he would have dismounted, but that... more
          • To continue,,,,,Joyce A. Aros, Wed Nov 23 2022 15:58
            ...I think you are being a little unfair in assuming Ike was 'shooting off his mouth' to anyone he could. Actually, other than the episode in the courtroom after Virgil arrested him, no one who witnessed... more
            • AgreedButch Badon, Thu Jan 05 12:12
              Folks who support the Earps continue to pose that Ike was the agressor. When Ike came into the Alhambra on Oct. 25, he began to eat the lunch he ordered. No harsh words were spoken until Morgan and Wyatt... more
          • Casey/ Thank you for your kindness....Joyce A. Aros, Wed Nov 23 2022 13:44
            ...regarding the Holliday time. People my age find that most of their family are spread all over the country and time and distance make a difference in gathering together. No one comes to grandma's house... more
            • The Dream Team was winningCasey Tefertiller, Fri Dec 02 2022 11:41
              Joyce, I have been tied up, but I wanted to clear up some points. Your initial complaint was that — in your opinion — the Dream Team did a lousy job. That is clearly not true because until almost... more
              • If the Clantons and their confederatesButch Badon, Thu Jan 05 12:23
                were such despicable characters, why is it they had so many friends in town (and please, butchers were a small percentage of the residents of Tombstone)? Even the pro-Earp Epitaph said the Clanton-McLaury... more
              • Casey/ yup! a lousy job...Joyce A. Aros, Sat Dec 03 2022 9:57
                ...in a number of ways. However, let's not forget that if poor Will McLaury, who was no criminal lawyer, had not seen what he was up against, it might have been worse. When he arrived and could see the... more