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DA Nancy O'Malley receives award for "contributions to the field of victims’ rights"

Original post made by Jtjh, Vintage Hills Elementary School, on Apr 14, 2014

IT seems that the Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O’Malley has won two national awards. One is for her "contributions to the field of victims' rights".

Nancy O"Malley is, of course, the DA who decided it was inappropriate to bring any prosecution in the case of David Lamont, who was left in a coma after confronting rowdy teenagers outside his Pleasanton home.

There is currently a link to the press release about the awards on Alameda County's home page for the DA:

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Posted by Luis Aparicio
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Apr 14, 2014 at 10:34 pm

Very impressive to have gained such national recognition. Well done, District Attorney O'Malley!

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Posted by Luis Aparicio
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Apr 14, 2014 at 10:36 pm

This news should be on the PW's front page. It's a shame to be notified of this by such a knucklehead as JTJH.

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Posted by Tax payer
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Apr 15, 2014 at 1:24 pm

Once again folks, if O'Malley had enough evidence in the David Lamont case, she would have prosecuted. She did not so she could not. I appreciate, especially today, April 15, that my tax dollars are spent on cases the D.A. knows she can win. Congratulations on your award Ms. O'Malley. Well deserved.

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Posted by Elizabeth
a resident of Livermore
on Apr 15, 2014 at 11:34 pm

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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on Apr 16, 2014 at 2:39 pm

Hi Elizabeth...CONGRATULATIONS! VIVA Elizabeth! VIVA!

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