posted on Aug, 15 2011 @ 01:11 PM
reply to post by Solasis
Here it is in a nutshell. Keep in mind that the gent who is giving the testimony is a career champion of civil rights, having won awards in the
Justice Department for his tireless service.
"In emotional and personal testimony, an ex-Justice official who quit over the handling of a voter intimidation case against the New Black Panther
Party accused his former employer of instructing attorneys in the civil rights division to ignore cases that involve black defendants and white
J. Christian Adams, testifying Tuesday before the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, said that "over and over and over again," the department showed
"hostility" toward those cases. He described the Black Panther case as one example of that -- he defended the legitimacy of the suit and said his
"blood boiled" when he heard a Justice official claim the case wasn't solid."
"The department abandoned the New Black Panther case last year. It stemmed from an incident on Election Day in 2008 in Philadelphia, where members of
the party were videotaped in front of a polling place, dressed in military-style uniforms and allegedly hurling racial slurs while one brandished a
The Bush Justice Department brought the first case against three members of the group, accusing them in a civil complaint of violating the Voter
Rights Act. The Obama administration initially pursued the case, winning a default judgment in federal court in April 2009 when the Black Panther
members did not appear in court. But then the administration moved to dismiss the charges the following month after getting one of the New Black
Panther members to agree to not carry a "deadly weapon" near a polling place until 2012"
Before you attack the FoxNews source, a few other links
Lots more out there on this matter including testimony that the policy to not pursue voter intimidation cases brought forth by whites was an official
policy that originated or at least approved by the AG's office.
Another assault on justice brought forth by..........The Justice Department!
Notice how the Obama Justice Department is essentially telling this thug that in 2012 its cool for him to carry deadly weapons at polling places.
Timing is everything
edit on 15-8-2011 by dolphinfan because: (no reason given)