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SENATOR NORRIS FALLS ON HIS SWORD

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5 Aug 2011 Comments Off on SENATOR NORRIS FALLS ON HIS SWORD

The bid by Independent Senator David Norris to become a contestant in the Presidential election later this year has ended ignominiously. The decision made by Senator Norris to withdraw his candidacy in light of the controversy over his misguided plea for clemency for a former partner convicted of statutory rape was the correct one. His aspiration to the office of President has been rendered untenable by the poor judgement he displayed in this matter. Although to a degree ceremonial, the position of President in this country has ...