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Sentencing the “Minnesota men” (3)

Sentencing the “Minnesota men” (3)

I attended the nine sentencing hearings in the ISIS conspiracy case brought against the “Minnesota men” (as the Somali Minnesotans are usually described in the headline) in April 2015. Six of the defendants pleaded guilty; two of the six cooperated with the government by assisting the investigation and testifying […] Click here to view original post www.powerlineblog.com

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Ten years on the Ellison case

Ten years on the Ellison case

I talked about Keith Ellison with Seth Leibsohn and Chris Buskirk on the aptly named Seth & Chris for two segment this afternoon. Seth has kindly forwarded the audio hot off the air (posted here and enbedded below). I’m celebrating ten years on Ellison’s case, trying to warn Democrats […] Click here to view original post www.powerlineblog.com

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Two Cents

A brief-ish article about Jason Lewis’s “upset” win in the 2nd CD by the always astute Matt Pagano. You should read the whole thing, but here’s the good-news takeaway: One more (extremely local) angle is that Lewis’ win will likely help revitalize the CD2 Republican Party. In the past […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Voter Fraud In Minnesota

Open Letter To The House And Senate MNGOP Caucuses

To: House GOP Caucus, Senate GOP Caucus From: Mitch Berg, ornery peasant Re: Focus Dear Cauci, Congrats on taking the majority. I’m truly overjoyed. Now, let’s get real. Focus : Ever watched someone doing karate? When they do a strike, they focus all their energy, from their waist on […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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The Ellison angle

The Ellison angle

Democrats and their media adjunct are stirring the pot about the alleged bigotry of prospective Trump White House advisor Steve Bannon, yet they are poised to name a long-time advocate of one of the leading racist and anti-Semitic organizations in the United States as chairman of their party. I’m […] Click here to view original post www.powerlineblog.com

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Sentencing the “Minnesota men” (2)

Judge Davis has presided over the convictions of nine “Minnesota men” (Somali Minnesotans) who conspired to support ISIS and will now sentence then individually at hearings to be conducted today through Wednesday. He has scheduled three hearings a day in an ascending order of difficulty: three defendants who cooperated […] Click here to view original post www.powerlineblog.com

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