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8 sentenced in Huntsville
for gun trafficking

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:Ribicon, 12/23/2012 5:57:05 PM

Huntsville, Ala. - Eight people have been sentenced in federal court on charges they participated in a gun trafficking scheme that allowed firearms to get into the hands of a Mexican drug cartel. The eight defendants were sentenced by U.S. District Judge Sharon Blackburn in federal court in Huntsville. U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance said the weapons included three sniper rifles and various assault rifles. Blackburn sentenced Gary Lee Madison to almost five years in prison. The other defendants received sentences ranging from six months in prison to probation.

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The feds hate when someone horns in on their racket.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ladychatalie, 12/23/2012 6:09:28 PM     (No. 9081096)

Another day, another insult.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: FilAm, 12/23/2012 6:14:27 PM     (No. 9081103)

Is Holder next?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: weirdone, 12/23/2012 6:25:37 PM     (No. 9081113)

How many of them worked for the Dept. of Justice, and was Holder among them???

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Reply 4 - Posted by: xcenturion, 12/23/2012 6:43:09 PM     (No. 9081136)

When will those at the DOJ be held responsible for their participation in the Fast and Furious debacle? Our government is only interested in prosecuting it citizens, not those holding high ranking government positions. By the way Hillary, how is your head?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: clw54, 12/23/2012 6:50:52 PM     (No. 9081143)

What´s a sniper rifle?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Grambo, 12/23/2012 7:00:08 PM     (No. 9081152)

Whatever the sniper happens to be packin´. As in, whatever the assaulter happens to be packin´. If you´re a journolist´r it´s all just grist for the rag.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Cor-vet, 12/23/2012 7:00:57 PM     (No. 9081154)

5 years for a mere participant! Wonder how many Holder will get, or his boss?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: killerbee, 12/23/2012 7:06:59 PM     (No. 9081161)

Where are Holder´s indictments? Never forget.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 12/23/2012 7:45:47 PM     (No. 9081194)

Citizens of Mexico do not have a Second Amendment. But the drug gangs do fine (just ask Eric "the Red" Holder).

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Bobn.T, 12/23/2012 9:41:05 PM     (No. 9081281)

I´d bet a $1000 that Zero, Holder and the ATF had some hand in this.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Twiggy, 12/24/2012 1:39:00 AM     (No. 9081413)

I must have missed where they said this was a result of the Fast and Furious. I guess these were the ones under the bus. I won´t be happy until Holder is on the stand and ends up in prison.

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