It’s not limited to the media ”victims of the week” – Julie Kulesza and Gerald Kulesza (see below). The PhilosophicaLawyer has posted another wonderful letter to a client about the consequences of certain behavior. Just go read it.
Archive for January 24th, 2007
By now I guess you’ve heard or read about Elly Kulesza. She is the 3-year-old girl who, along with her parents Julie Kulesza and Gerald (Gerry) Kulesza, was escorted off an AirTran flight. The Kulesza family has starred in a lot of news coverage, including an appearance on ABC.
The headlines, and the associated ABC News poll, just mention that the kid was crying, and ask “Do you think children who cry uncontrollably should be removed from airplanes?”
Fer pete’s sake, people, the family wasn’t booted off the plane because the kid was crying. The problem was, that the child was not in her seat. FAA regulations prohibit the pilot from taking off unless all passengers are seated and buckled in. (more…)