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Murder suspect had been found insane

Original post made on Oct 24, 2008

James Francis Dalton, the man charged with stabbing his brother to death with a kitchen knife Monday evening in Palo Alto, has a record of eight previous previous arrests and in 1999 a judge declared him insane and unable to stand trial in one of the cases.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, July 20, 2007, 12:00 AM

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Posted by carol-exwife
a resident of another community
on Oct 24, 2008 at 7:49 am

Crazy yes, 'like a fox' I am the ex wife and he is was not crazy. Oh yes, he could surely put it on as if he were to get out of molestimg his own children and God knows who else. He is a 'MASTER MANIPULATOR'. He broke my face three times and I had to have my face replaced once. He is a wife-beater and never was nuts, just out for sex whereever he could get it. Big secret in family was he was molested by his own mother Patricia and this was verified by James' great grandmother and grandmother to me. Pat was molested by her dad and the circle goes on. That is why her dad comitted suicide. Nuts----no way. Just smart enough to ACT crazy when in trouble. He even had sex with males amd fruit---yes---fruit. Hois ex girlfriend R. told me even before I mentioned it to her. I graduated Law Enforcement after he was kicked out of our home by the courts and I am telling the truth.


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Posted by fireman
a resident of another community
on Oct 24, 2008 at 8:01 am

Sounds like the perfect Palo Alto resident. It is a matter of Palo Alto pride?

You had your next/new City manager under your nose and let him get away.
You can be promoted to Fire Captain from a jail cell. Why not run the City from one?


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