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Holder Orders Federal Autopsy on Brown
Daily Beast, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 8/17/2014 12:09:34 PM

Attorney General Eric Holder has ordered a federal autopsy on the body of Michael Brown. Department of Justice spokesman Brian Fallon said it will be performed at the request of Brown´s family in addition to the one conducted by the state. Fallon also said that the Department of Justice will still take into account the state-performed autopsy during its civil rights investigation of Brown´s murder. Last week, Holder announced the federal probe following protests and outrage over the murder of the unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri. Since the murder, the town has erupted into multiple police clashes. Despite a


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MMC, 8/17/2014 12:12:41 PM     (No. 9969140)

Mr Holder, are you going to suppress toxicology reports?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: BillW., 8/17/2014 12:16:00 PM     (No. 9969145)

Who would trust anything this clown said or did?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ida Lou Pino, 8/17/2014 12:17:12 PM     (No. 9969147)

The first autopsy didn´t prove that the policeman was a white supremacist - -

- - so they´re going to keep cutting the cadaver until a KKK hood is revealed.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: snapper451, 8/17/2014 12:18:08 PM     (No. 9969149)

Must not be the result he wants - yet!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Coy860, 8/17/2014 12:21:43 PM     (No. 9969156)

The FIX is in.
Has Holder ever paid this much attention to a white person shot in an altercation with a black policeman?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Libertygal, 8/17/2014 12:27:21 PM     (No. 9969171)

Good. You can obviously tell from photos and video of the dead body, there were zero gunshot wounds to the back. Not one speck of blood on the back of that pure white shirt. You can´t change that fact.

Had the "boy" been shot in the back, the officer would likeky already have been arrested.

The reason he has not been arrested yet is likely because the evidence leans heavily in the officers´ direction. They are grasping at straws now, likely digging for anything, any one person willing to claim he was "racist", so they can level charges federally, like they attempted to do with Zimmerman.

If they manage to make it to a Grand Jury, it is likely they will return a No Bill. This is why they are attempting to install a special prosecutor, exactly like they did to Zimmerman, to bypass the Grand Jury, and arrest him.

Right now, the only thing that will quell the racists is an arrrest. After watching the New Black Panthers inciting violence, chanting, "What do we want?" "Darren Wilson!" "How do we want him?" "DEAD!", even arrest may not be enough.

This is a sad, sad, time for America, when the pResident Chief of Police now is heading up an investigation, and all agencies "will be reporting to me".

Typical over reaching yet, still very shocking.

The racism and lynching of a white police officer must now happen, even if the pResident has to do it.

I, for one, am glad for the multiple autopsies. This way, we know for certain they cannot lie. This will make 3, so far. One by the local authorities, one demanded by Sharptoon, and now this one.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Gagolfer, 8/17/2014 12:28:56 PM     (No. 9969174)

After seeing the level of incompetence of the Ferguson and St. Louis County police departments over and over in press conferences and actions I would want an independent autopsy of a family member of mine, too. The Ferguson Police Chief gave 3 different stories of the same event in one day. It´s the Keystone Kops and who knows if the coroner is any better at his job.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: fhancock, 8/17/2014 12:29:03 PM     (No. 9969175)

Mini-me do Dr Evil´s business...how predictable

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bighambone, 8/17/2014 12:30:49 PM     (No. 9969179)

This may in fact be the third autopsy conducted on big Mike. As the county did one, then yesterday it was announced that the family was having a private autopsy conducted by a famed pathologist, and now Holder has ordered a federal autopsy.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: MattMusson, 8/17/2014 12:31:02 PM     (No. 9969180)

This is Weapons Grade Balonium! Eric Holder can just hold himself for all I care.

One more reason why I don´t own a rifle with a scope!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Keekng, 8/17/2014 12:41:01 PM     (No. 9969191)

Ain´t it great to have a racist DOJ to second guess a State? Whatever happened to states rights...........

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Pearson365, 8/17/2014 12:41:30 PM     (No. 9969195)

# 5, expanded question should be: Has Holder ever paid this much attention to anyone shot by a black? See "3 murdered, 16 shot in Chicago on Saturday" story. There will not be an FBI investigation of these almost daily shootings in Chicago. Nor will Holder call the parents of these victims. Nor will Holder order a federal autopsy of the 3 shot to death. Such actions all occurred in Ferguson, but will never occur in Chicago, Newark, Camden or other US city plagued with black-on-everyone violence. Holder has made it clear that he doesn´t care about the violence perpetrated by "my people".

In September, expect Holder to announce a comprehensive diversity settlement with the Ferguson and most likely St Louis and Missouri state police departments. Quotas for hiring xx% minority police officers will be agreed upon along with promotions of exisiting black police officers to senior officer roles. Diversity agreement will occur even though the police officer involved is exonerated.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 8/17/2014 12:42:14 PM     (No. 9969197)

And when thousands of young black men are murdered by other black men every year, they never say a peep.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: mbdexp, 8/17/2014 12:47:41 PM     (No. 9969207)

I`m waiting for Holder to find and punish the looters (not holding my breath)

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Boneshaker, 8/17/2014 12:50:12 PM     (No. 9969212)

"And make darn sure those bullet entry holes are in Michael Brown´s back."

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Reply 16 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 8/17/2014 12:54:00 PM     (No. 9969215)

Is a politically-correct re-autopsy a hate crime?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: woofwoofwoof, 8/17/2014 12:56:23 PM     (No. 9969218)

I expect that after careful federal examination they will confirm that he was brown.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: GreatPlains, 8/17/2014 12:57:28 PM     (No. 9969220)

The DOJ autopsy is being conducted
" at the request of the family ".
What an insult to the pathologist who performed the original autopsy.
Who is paying for this ?
If the family demands that Officer Wilson be arrested and imprisoned and then executed , will Holder comply ?
Trials and evidence are no longer relevant in this administration.
When are we going to have that conversation about race that
Holder said we were too afraid to have ?

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Reply 19 - Posted by: ladydawgfan, 8/17/2014 1:01:12 PM     (No. 9969225)

What is this "murder" feces???!! IIRC, this "innocent" teen robbed a convenience store (caught on video) and then strolled down the middle of the street, blocking traffic. When the officer tried to confront him about his actions since he matched the description of the earlier perp, he fought with the officer, pushed him back into the police car and went for his gun which resulted in the officer defending his life with deadly force.

One thug meets the Darwin theory head-on.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: GoDeacs79, 8/17/2014 1:02:02 PM     (No. 9969227)

Couldn´t the writer at least say "alleged murder?"

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Cor-vet, 8/17/2014 1:17:34 PM     (No. 9969243)

I find it ludicrous that only blacks have ´civil rights!´

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Chuck, 8/17/2014 1:36:14 PM     (No. 9969261)

#20. Until your post, I was about to despair that no one noticed the shooting has been assumed to be murder in the article. No wonder there are riots.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Babsathome, 8/17/2014 1:40:20 PM     (No. 9969270)

"Murder´ jumped out at me. That was the first thing. Yes , rush to judgment there on the part of the Beast trying to incite the masses. Also , around here our firearms classes are aimed at stopping an attack by drugged up angry thieves that don´t know they have been hit. Two to the chest one to the head in case of zombies.
Maybe that is why autopsy results are being played around with. DOJ can try but the street cops know what they are dealing with. I don´t like the militarization of Police but zombies are out there.
Crystal, spice and other drugs are detectable. The tape shows anger management problems for sure. I remember the time a family member OD on Angel dust. We never thought we would get him back. Glad he had blue cross master medical. Another one just got busted and jailed fu on spice. He totaled his car, left the scene, kicked down an apartment door, ran through it, leaped out the upstairs porch and broke both legs. Cops finally caught up with him. My extended family has given me way too much exposure to drug culture. I won´t rush to judgment but have a gut feeling this young man was drugged up. Obama is responsible for ruining the job market and pulling in more illegals to take jobs away from our own people. JMHO

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Reply 24 - Posted by: harper, 8/17/2014 1:50:10 PM     (No. 9969280)

The earlier autopsies failed to find the halo.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: JoniTx, 8/17/2014 1:59:18 PM     (No. 9969288)

Here´s a 10-minute video of the Crime Scene:


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Reply 26 - Posted by: eoddad, 8/17/2014 2:07:09 PM     (No. 9969299)

The Kennedy´s removed JFK´s body before an autopsy could be done, as the law in Texas required, and we have been living with conspiracy theories ever since.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 8/17/2014 2:52:06 PM     (No. 9969355)

The Chinless One rides in on his donkey to save the day and look like a hero to the young strongarm robber´s family.

Wow. Whatta guy.

I don´t know a lot about autopsies, but when a corpse has already been totally dismantled and analyzed, what is left other than toxicology? Entry and exit wounds are obvious. Bullets if any have been removed.

Oh, well, go for it, little Ricky.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: hoosiergirl71, 8/17/2014 3:12:11 PM     (No. 9969380)

It is my understanding that the Attorney General is for all Americans, not just Muslims and black thugs. In the mean time, what about the civil rights of a young Marine sitting in a stinking jail in Mexico???

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Reply 29 - Posted by: rustycfc, 8/17/2014 3:22:57 PM     (No. 9969389)

how about an autopsy report for the blacks killed in Chicago?

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Reply 30 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 8/17/2014 3:45:25 PM     (No. 9969403)

by the time they finish up with the third autopsy there´s not going to be much left of any "evidence"...

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Reply 31 - Posted by: booneboy, 8/17/2014 4:15:52 PM     (No. 9969426)

Facts, Facts, we don´t need no stinking Facts. Eric the Red will manufacture whatever Facts he needs to convict and jail the cop.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Trigger2, 8/18/2014 7:50:56 AM     (No. 9970041)

I see. Holder will have an incompetent porn viewing, card carrying libtard idiot do the autopsy under penalty of firing if the outcome isn´t what Holder wants. Sounds about right.

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fall of Debbie Wasserman Schultz

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Washington Post, by Nia-Malika Henderson    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 9/19/2014 5:06:33 AM     Post Reply
Devastating. That´s really the only way to describe Politico´s piece on DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz. (I hereby nominate her for Worst Week in Washington.) (Editor´s note: Three words -- Joseph. Robinette. Biden.) Based on interviews with DNC staffers -- both former and current -- the piece described Wasserman Schultz as something of a modern-day Tracy Flick: over-eager, disloyal and not shy about promoting her ambitions. It would be fair to say that she sounds like, well, a lot like other politicians. And this would be accurate. But the wholesale bashing of Wasserman Schultz at every level of the party -- White House,

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee
on the strategy for dealing with ISIL

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Kingwood Observer (Houston, TX), by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Scottyboy- 9/17/2014 5:55:33 PM     Post Reply
Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, a Senior Member of the House Homeland Security Committee and House Judiciary Committee and Ranking Member of the Border and Maritime Subcommittee.(snip) The Congresswoman released the following statement: “The bloodshed at the hands of ISIL has been enormous. Religious minorities have been persecuted. American and British citizens have been beheaded. There is a further threat of other innocent human beings to be beheaded or killed in some way. It is also clear that a war including the United States is not the answer. I abhor the violence of war when diplomacy can be used.

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