Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Apr 26, 2016 3:01 AM

"If you collude in business, or if you collude in the stock market, they put you in jail. But in politics, because it's a rigged system, because it's a corrupt enterprise, in politics you're allowed to collude." — Donald Trump after Ted Cruz and John Kasich agreed to coordinate primary strategies in three of the 15 remaining primary states.


"(The cellphone destruction raised the stakes) from air in a football to compromising the integrity of a proceeding that the commissioner had convened." — Barrington D. Parker, judge for the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan, after the court overturned a lower judge and sided with the NFL, restoring a four-game "Deflategate" suspension against New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, who destroyed a phone that contained thousands of messages the day before he was to meet with league investigators.


"The resolution is nothing to celebrate because a 12-year-old child needlessly lost his life." — Subodh Chandra, attorney for the family of Tamir Rice, who received a $6 million wrongful death settlement from the city of Cleveland, alleging police acted recklessly when they confronted the boy who was playing with a pellet gun outside a recreation center on Nov. 22, 2014.