Best Quote (2011)

Justice Eileen C. Moore

"The existence of nonhumans in human bodies is . . . not a rational defense." California Court of Appeal Justice Eileen Moore, a Governor Gray Davis appointee, was reflecting on a defense by Michael Craig Murdoch, a 50-year-old criminal defendant who argued he couldn't be convicted of assault because the thing he attacked was an alien, not a human being, and all the witnesses against him were Sodom and Gomorrah natives.


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