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  • Immigration agent acquitted in attack ad (Cory Voorhis case, Colorado)

    04/10/2008 7:44:13 AM PDT · by dynachrome · 4 replies · 69+ views
    Denver Post ^ | 4-10-08 | P. SOLOMON BANDA
    DENVER—Jurors acquitted a federal agent on charges he illegally got information from a restricted criminal database that ended up in a campaign ad slamming Gov. Bill Ritter. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent Cory Voorhis had been charged with exceeding his authorized access to government computers, and prosecutors argued he had acted for political purposes during the 2006 gubernatorial campaign. He faced up to three years in prison if convicted. A federal court jury took only about two hours to return the not-guilty verdict Wednesday. The ad criticized Ritter for plea bargains with illegal immigrants when he was a prosecutor. Voorhis...
  • ICE agent found not guilty in political data base case

    04/09/2008 1:05:27 PM PDT · by MtnClimber · 11 replies · 90+ views
    Rocky Mountain News ^ | April 9, 2008 | Ann Imse
    Immigration agent Cory Voorhis was found not guilty of violating the law by accessing a confidential government database for political purposes — providing information on illegal immigrants used in a campaign attack ad against now-Gov. Bill Ritter. The federal courtroom was full, with some 50 supporters of Voorhis and members of the public. The jury apparently rejected the prosecution's argument that they would have to find Voorhis guilty simply if he exceeded his authority in going on the National Crime Information Center computer to obtain information on illegal aliens who won plea bargains while Ritter was district attorney. Voorhis admitted...
  • Cory Voorhis fundraiser (fundraiser for border agent in Colorado)

    03/23/2008 6:52:03 PM PDT · by dynachrome · 1 replies · 145+ views
    dynachrome ^ | 3-23-08 | me
    Cory Voorhis Bobby Marchetti and the Celebration Orchestra Rep. Tom Tancredo Bob Haworth - formerly with the Kingston Trio Silent Auction Support Cory's Legal Defense! Have fun! Ballroom (and other) dancing! Sunday, March 23, 2008, 4-8 pm Buffalo Rose, 1119 Washington Ave, Golden