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  • TAMPERED EVIDENCE: McCloskey's Walk Rudy Giuliani Through What Really Happened | Ep. 67

    09/09/2020 5:10:47 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 7 replies
    Common Sense ^ | 9/9/20 | Rudy Giuliani
    Rudy Giuliani sat down with Patricia and Mark McCloskey in their St. Louis home to discuss the latest revelations in their legal case, which includes evidence tampered with. .....
  • Did St. Louis Couple Bluff Trespassers with Inoperable Guns? Why it Matters

    07/31/2020 9:57:11 AM PDT · by marktwain · 41 replies
    AmmoLand ^ | 29 July, 2020 | Dean Weingarten
    Image screenshot from (left), and live (right), cropped, rotated and scaled by Dean Weingarten The pistol brandished on the McCloskey property in St. Louis appears to have been identified. The ongoing saga of the McCloskey couple in St. Louis, and their ability to defend their home against a mob of hundreds of people who invaded their private, gated community, has taken some interesting turns.It has been reported the radical St. Louis Circuit Attorney, Kim Gardner, has charged the couple with unlawful use of a weapon. Missouri has such a statute, as written about earlier on Ammoland. The charge...
  • They're Coming For Our Guns (Really)

    07/23/2020 7:15:12 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 38 replies ^ | July 23, 2020 | Cal Thomas
    For years conservative groups and especially the National Rifle Association have been warning that the government would find a way to confiscate the guns of law-abiding Americans. Many dismissed what they regarded as a scare tactic designed to raise money. What is happening in St. Louis should awaken us to the fact that those fears are well founded. The top prosecutor in St. Louis has charged a married couple with "felony unlawful use of a weapon for displaying guns during a racial injustice protest outside their mansion." Mark and Patricia McCloskey, who the media identify as being "white," are in...
  • Report: Patricia McCloskey’s handgun inoperable when seized by police

    07/22/2020 8:17:58 PM PDT · by Paladin2 · 16 replies ^ | Posted on Jul 22, 2020 | Lauren Trager
    The handgun held by Patricia McCloskey at her home in the Central West End was not capable of firing when seized by police, according to a document obtained by News 4. It’s a new development in the case against the local couple seen pointing guns outside their Central West End home last month. And it’s one that legal experts say raises very serious questions about whether the entire case can proceed.
  • Missouri couple who defended home have rifle seized during police search: report.

    07/10/2020 8:57:13 PM PDT · by carriage_hill · 126 replies
    Fox News ^ | 7.10.2020 | Dom Calicchio
    Authorities in St. Louis executed a search warrant Friday evening at the home of Mark and Patricia McCloskey, the couple who made headlines last month when they took up arms to defend their homes from protesters. During the search, police seized the rifle that Mark McCloskey was shown holding during the June 28 incident, KSDK-TV of St. Louis reported, citing information from a source. The pistol that Patricia McCloskey held during the June confrontation was already in the possession of the couple’s attorney, the station reported.
  • STILLWELL: 'This Week in Northern California' Whitewashes McCloskey

    05/30/2006 10:50:00 AM PDT · by SmithL · 4 replies · 120+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | 5/30/6 | Cinnamon Stillwell
    Liberal bias is nothing new to the weekly PBS program, This Week in California.  When reporters from the San Francisco Chronicle typically represent the right side of the political spectrum on the show's panel, viewers pretty much know what they're in for. But the May 19 show took bias to a new level by shamelessly promoting Republican congressional candidate Pete McCloskey over his opponent.  Former U.S. Rep. Pete McCloskey is going up against incumbent Rep. Richard Pombo of Tracy in the upcoming GOP primary for California's 11th Congressional District. Because of Pombo's position as Chairman of the House Committee on...
  • STILLWELL -- Pete McCloskey: The Media’s Recycled “Moderate” Republican

    01/25/2006 9:25:41 AM PST · by SmithL · 4 replies · 71+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | 1/25/6 | Cinnamon Stillwell
    California’s upcoming GOP primary just got interesting. Former U.S. Rep. and decorated veteran Paul "Pete" McCloskey recently announced that he will challenge Rep. Richard Pombo (R-Tracy) in June. Often described as a "maverick Republican" (code word for liberal) by the mainstream media (MSM), McCloskey is being lauded as a "moderate" who will restore the conservative principles of small government to a scandal-plagued Washington. To drive the point home, Jack Abramoff and Tom DeLay’s names are invoked frequently in articles on the subject. McCloskey ran against President Richard Nixon in 1972 as an antiwar candidate and testified in congress along with...
  • Nixon and Bush: Political Parallels?

    07/18/2005 8:37:37 AM PDT · by wildbill · 31 replies · 1,072+ views
    Sacramento Bee ^ | 07/17/2005 | Pete McClosky
    The eerie parallels between the Richard Nixon and George W. Bush administrations continue. Once again the famous words of Lord Acton in 1887 come to mind: "Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely."