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14 Years Later, Mystery Still Remains in the Death of Vince Foster
14 Years Later, Mystery Still Remains in the Death of Vince Foster ^ | July 21, 2007 | Kathy Miller

Posted on 07/22/2007 4:36:02 AM PDT by GFritsch

14 yers ago today, on July 20, 1993, the body of Vincent Walker Foster, Jr. was found in a Virginia park, next to a civil war cannon, with an unidentified revolver lodged in the right hand. Vincent Foster died of a small-caliber gunshot wound to his head.

Vince Foster was not only deputy White House counsel but also the personal attorney to Bill and Hillary Clinton. On the night of Foster’s death, top Clinton aides made a frantic effort to enter and remove documents from his West Wing office. In the days that followed, federal investigators were stymied in their investigation of Foster’s office and strange death.

The following happened within weeks of his death. Vince Foster finally files the missing Whitewater tax returns. On July 19, FBI director William Sessions is fired. Clinton personally orders him by phone to turn in his FBI property and leave headquarters.

That evening, Clinton security aide Jerry Parks' wife Jane says she overhears a heated telephone conversation with Vince Foster in which her husband says, "You can't give Hillary those files, they've got my name all over them."

On July 20, Clinton names Louis Freeh as Sessions' successor.

That same day, the FBI raids David Hale's Little Rock office and seizes documents including those relating to Capital-Management.

Just hours after the search warrant authorizing the raid is signed by a federal magistrate in Little Rock, Vince Foster apparently drives to Ft. Marcy Park.

Foster was found dead of an apparent gunshot wound to the head in Ft. Marcy Park. His unoccupied car, a 1989 Honda, was found in the park's parking lot. Several witnesses - before and after the arrival of the park police - have claimed they saw a briefcase in Foster's car.

A so-called suicide note was found in an office briefcase that had been searched and found to be empty after Foster’s death. The note was torn into 27 pieces. Yet an FBI examination found no trace of Foster’s fingerprints on the note and three independent handwriting experts determined that Foster's suicide note, was a forgery.

The Raid of Vince Foster’s Office While the U.S. Park Police studied the body, Foster's office at the White House was being looted.

Secret Service agent Henry O' Neill watched as Hillary Clinton's chief of staff, Margaret Williams, carried boxes of papers out of Vincent Foster's office before the Park Police showed up to seal it, yet the official identification of Vincent Foster's body by Craig Livingstone did not take place until 10PM!

Another Secret Serviceman saw Craig Livingston remove items from Vincent Foster's office in violation of the official seal. Witnesses also saw Bernard Nussbaum in Foster's office as well. Three witnesses noted that Patsy Thomason, director of the White House's Office of Administration, was desperate to find the combination to Vincent Foster's safe. Ms. Thomason finally opened the safe, apparently with the help of a special "MIG" technical team signed into the White House in the late hours. Two envelopes reported to be in the safe by Foster's secretary Deborah Gorham, addressed to Janet Reno and to William Kennedy III, were never seen again. When asked the next day regarding rumors of the safe opening, Mack McLarty told reporters Foster's office did not even have a safe, a claim immediately shot down by former occupants of that office.

The next day, when the Park Police arrived for the official search of Vincent Foster's office, they were shocked to learn that Nussbaum, Thomason and Williams had entered the office. Conflicts channeled through Janet Reno's Department of Justice resulted in the Park Police merely sitting outside Foster's office while Bernard Nussbaum continued his own search of Foster's office. During this search, he opened and upended Vincent Foster's briefcase, showing it to be empty. Three days later, it would be claimed that this same briefcase was where the torn up suicide note was discovered.

The boxes of documents removed from Foster's office by Hillary Clinton's chief of staff, Margaret Williams, were taken to the private residence area of the White House! Eventually, only 54 pages emerged.

One set of billing records, under subpoena for two years, and thought to have originated in Foster's office, turned up unexpectedly in the private quarters of the White House, with Hillary's fingerprints on them.

So, who ordered the office looting?

Bill Clinton was unavailable, being on camera with Larry King. But Hillary Clinton, who had only the day before diverted her planned return to Washington D.C. to Little Rock, was on the phone from Little Rock to someone at the White House in the moments before the looting took place.

The death of Vince Foster is very unsettling. There is an amazing amount of inconsistent information surrounding his death, the investigation and the autopsy. And, of course, his close relationship with Hillary was intriguing. Many books have claimed that the two were lovers for several years.

To date, several unanswered questions still remain. What did the White House know and when did they know it? Another question: If Foster was not identified as a White House official until at least an hour and a half after police arrived, why were police officers associated with an elite federal unit on the scene within 45 minutes? Evidence suggests that White House officials were informed of Foster's death, at least an hour before they claim to have been initially notified.

The FBI never officially investigated the case but simply signed off on the Park Police "probe." The bureau had little choice.

Later, Robert Fiske, selected by Clinton’s counsel Bernie Nussbaum and Janet Reno, quickly confirmed the Park Police probe as a suicide. Yet, no fewer than three of the paramedics on the scene indicated in reports or testimony that the crime scene was consistent with a murder scene, not a suicide.

? A careful FBI microscopic investigation of Foster’s shoes found not a trace of soil or grass stains on them, though he supposedly walked several hundred yards through wooded Fort Marcy Park to where his body was found. [Years later, Starr’s investigation found plenty of soil and grass stains. Rodriguez charged that the shoes were tampered with to produce such "evidence."]

? Foster was found with little blood around his body – and despite claims that he fired the gun into his mouth, practically no blood was found on the front of his shirt.

? Foster was found with a 1913 revolver no one in his family could claim, with two serial numbers, made from the parts of three or more guns. None of Foster’s fingerprints were found on the gun. The bullet that supposedly killed Foster was never found, despite intensive searches.

? The first witness to find the body insisted that there had been no gun near the body. The memory in Foster's pager had been erased. Critical evidence began to vanish. Many witnesses were harassed. Others were simply ignored. There were even suggestions that the body had been moved, and a Secret Service memo surfaced which reported that Foster's body had been found in his car! The official reports were self-contradictory.

? All of the X-rays taken during the autopsy are missing. Complete crime scene photos don’t exist. The Park Police said all the photos were "accidentally" overexposed. A series of close-up Polaroids, which Favish is suing for, remain.

? A briefcase in the car of Vincent Foster was removed after U.S. Park Police arrived at his death scene. The briefcase, which may have carried important documents, was never listed on official evidence reports compiled by park police who conducted the first investigation into the White House deputy counsel's death.

Hillary Clinton was trying to gain leverage over her husband, possibly in relation to future divorce proceedings. It is possible Mrs. Clinton wanted to get to the bottom of persistent rumours about her husband's philandering before subjecting herself and her daughter to the media glare of a presidential campaign. At the time, Mrs Clinton and Vince Foster were partners at the Rose Law firm.

Did Hillary Clinton have an affair with Little Rock lawyer Vincent Foster? According to retired Arkansas State Trooper Larry Patterson, "There is no doubt in my mind that there was a long, ongoing sexual relationship between Hillary Clinton and Vince Foster."

Patterson, who guarded the Clintons for more than six years, made the new disclosures on the audiotape set "More than Sex: The Secrets of Bill and Hillary Clinton Revealed"

Patterson said that on one occasion, at a birthday party for Hillary Clinton, he saw Foster touch Hillary in private areas of the body twice. Patterson said his belief about Hillary and Vince was formed after years of observation during the frequent meetings between the two, when Bill was out of town, and the stories of other troopers.

Patterson gives eyewitness details of several occasions upon which he saw Vince and Hillary in compromising situations.

On the day of Vince Foster’s death, Patterson said he learned about the death before the Park Police even found Foster’s body and hours before the White House said they were informed. Patterson’s information, corroborated by another trooper, exposes a cover-up bigger than Watergate.

A case arose from an overall conspiracy to obstruct justice in connection with federal investigations into the death of deputy White House counsel Vincent W. Foster.

Patrick Knowlton was in Ft. Marcy Park the afternoon that Vincent Foster died. What Knowlton saw and what happened to him afterwards is one of the most disturbing stories of the whole Clinton saga. You can read the testimony here

Miguel Rodriguez was a prosecutor on the staff of Kenneth Starr. His attempts to uncover the truth in the Vincent Foster death case were repeatedly foiled, and he was the subject of planted stories undermining his credibility and implying that he was unstable. Rodriguez eventually resigned.

After learning of Fosters death, Jane Parks, the wife of Jerry Parks claims that her husband said, "I'm a dead man". Parks had collected detailed data on Clinton's sexual escapades, including pictures and dates. His wife claims federal agents subsequently removed his files and computer, and that Bill Clinton still owed him $81,000.

(Note. Two months later, Jerry Parks is found murdered gangland-style )

TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Extended News; US: Arkansas; US: Virginia
KEYWORDS: 2setsofkeyes; anniversary; arkancide; clintonlegacy; clintons; clintonscandals; coverup; craiglivingstone; cultureofcorruption; democratscandals; dragonlady; fortmarcypark; hillaryscandals; murder; mystery; nograssonshoes; phonysuicidenote; suicide; vincefoster
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To: Non-Sequitur
Sounds to me like there was a whole lot of blood on his shirt.

No where near as much blood as you would expect with large caliber bullet wound to the head. Blood pattern is more consistent with a small caliber wound to the neck.

201 posted on 07/23/2007 8:56:15 AM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: GFritsch
Uncle, do you remember the dyed-blonde hairs that were found on Vince's clothes.

They weren't necessarily dyed. And they were never identified as belonging to any particular person.It would appear that the dragon lady arranged to have a quiet dinner with Vince and then Craig stepped out from behind the drapes and murdered him.

That scenario is impossible. HRC was out of town at the time of the event. But you can't rule out her participation in the planning earlier.

202 posted on 07/23/2007 9:04:40 AM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: Deo volente
No blood spatter from a hit about three inches from where his thumb would have been?

(No, I don't watch too much CSI!)

203 posted on 07/23/2007 9:07:03 AM PDT by norton
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To: ItisaReligionofPeace
He did not call his physician to get treatment for depression. He was complaining of insomnia and a prescription was called in for that, not for depression. His physician testified to that.
204 posted on 07/23/2007 9:22:59 AM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: getmeouttaPalmBeachCounty_FL
Didn't his son also die a few years later?

That was not Vince's son of whom you are thinking. It was Neil Moody, Lisa Foster's stepson, and natural son of her second husband, Clinton-appointed Judge James Moody.

Officially, he died in a car accident, but there were reports of him being run off the road by another vehicle in pursuit.

205 posted on 07/23/2007 9:35:41 AM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: AppyPappy

IIRC, the Mahoney girl had once worked at the Clinton White House. There was a big story on her in the WaPo.

206 posted on 07/23/2007 9:43:23 AM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: justiceseeker93

Thanks. That was it.

Was there any hint of the Clintons in the accident?

207 posted on 07/23/2007 9:43:31 AM PDT by getmeouttaPalmBeachCounty_FL (****************************Stop Continental Drift**)
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To: getmeouttaPalmBeachCounty_FL
Was there any hint of the Clintons in the accident?

Well, it occurred in Little Rock (or close by). That's a clue. And BJ was president at the time.

208 posted on 07/23/2007 9:50:42 AM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: justiceseeker93
"You don't have to wear a tinfoil hat to subscribe to the theory that Vince Foster was murdered."

The MSM continues to tell us otherwise...expect the following phrases to emerge anytime Vince Foster is mentioned...

"Already investigated," "Thoroughly investigated," "Right-wing smear tactics," etc.

209 posted on 07/23/2007 10:02:25 AM PDT by Joe 6-pack (Que me amat, amet et canem meum)
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To: Joe 6-pack
The MSM continues to tell us otherwise...

The MSM may try to insult anyone they wish about this thing. That still doesn't make their "suicide-in-the-park" theory correct nor does it make the government "investigations" sound nor does it make proponents of the homicide theory kooks. It's about time that Americans recognize that the bulk of the MSM isn't much different from Pravda and the other media of the old Soviet Union, especially when it comes to covering up for the crimes of the Clintons!

210 posted on 07/23/2007 10:37:54 AM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: justiceseeker93

And Moody’s wife died suddenly in her sleep? Just absolutely amazing how many people the Clintons knew are dead.
I’m the same age as Bubba and I don’t know of a single soul who died under unusual circumstances.

211 posted on 07/23/2007 10:38:30 AM PDT by surrey
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To: justiceseeker93
No where near as much blood as you would expect with large caliber bullet wound to the head. Blood pattern is more consistent with a small caliber wound to the neck.

Speaking from experience? According to the autopsy, Foster stuck the gun in his mouth and pulled the trigger. Blood spatter, it would seem to me, should be behind him. Falling backwards, blood would further drain from any exit wound to the back of the skull. Death was no doubt instantaneous so the heart wouldn't be pumping blood out the wounds, it would just seep out. A large bloodstain covering his shoulder would seem normal to my unprofessional eye, and didn't seem unusual to the forensic professionals who did the investigation.

212 posted on 07/23/2007 10:41:32 AM PDT by Non-Sequitur (Save Fredericksburg. Support CVBT.)
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213 posted on 07/23/2007 10:44:47 AM PDT by GFritsch ('All men will hate you because of me, but he who stands firm to the end will be saved'." -)
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To: bmwcyle

Just in case you haven’t see this...

214 posted on 07/23/2007 10:57:30 AM PDT by Apple Blossom (...around here, city hall is something of a between meals snack.)
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To: surrey
And Moody's wife died suddenly in her sleep?

I know what you might be thinking, but I'm not sure if she had any connections to the Clintons. IIRC, I haven't seen her name on the "Clinton Body Count" lists.

215 posted on 07/23/2007 11:24:46 AM PDT by justiceseeker93
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216 posted on 07/23/2007 11:44:40 AM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: Non-Sequitur
According to the autopsy,

Next question!

217 posted on 07/23/2007 11:48:19 AM PDT by mc5cents (Show me just what Mohammd brought that was new, and there you will find things only evil and inhuman)
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To: GFritsch
No, no... that wasn't no heart attack...

< /Willie Cicci>
218 posted on 07/23/2007 11:51:11 AM PDT by LIConFem (Thompson 2008. Lifetime ACU Rating: 86 -- Hunter 2008 (VP) Lifetime ACU Rating: 92)
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To: GFritsch
The Clintons make Richard Nixon look like a choir boy.
219 posted on 07/23/2007 11:57:41 AM PDT by Ghost of Philip Marlowe (Liberals are blind. They are the dupes of Leftists who know exactly what they're doing.)
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To: Shooter 2.5
It’s perfectly ok to believe Vince Foster killed himself at Fort Macy Park.

And it's perfectly ok to believe that the tooth fairy brings money for teeth, and that Santa Claus lives at the North Pole.

It is ok if you are 6 years old.

220 posted on 07/23/2007 12:01:22 PM PDT by mc5cents (Show me just what Mohammd brought that was new, and there you will find things only evil and inhuman)
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