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When a man tells YouTube employees that, after removing his videos, all of their firstborn sons will die—and then goes on to threaten a Congressman—the FBI turns the man's YouTube videos into a street address on the double.
The FBI's affidavit gives us a window into how the investigation unfolded, and into just how quickly the Bureau can turn a YouTube link into a home address when necessary.
This video was clearly something special; in it, Leboon railed against Cantor's "cupcake evil wife" and called the Congressman "a liar... a lucifer... a pig... an abomination." Pretty over-the-top, especially when Leboon went after Cantor's kids and called them "Lucifer's abominations," then started talking about bullets that "will be placed in your heads."
The FBI then ran an internal database search for this address, coming up with an active bench warrant against one Norman Leboon. The warrant came from a state court and charged Leboon with "Terroristic Threats with intent to terrorize another, simple assault, and recklessly endangering another person."
Free speech is one thing. It really IS against the law to make death threats, perhaps you didn't realize this.