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Right-Wing Blogger Gets 33 Months For Threatening Judges

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

NEW YORK — A right-wing New Jersey blogger has been sentenced to 33 months in prison for making death threats against three federal judges in Il...

Conservative Blogger Found GUILTY: Posted Death Threats To Judges Over Gun Ban

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Conservative shock jock and blogger Hal Turner was convicted Friday for making death threats against federal appeals court judges in Illinois. A Ne...

Second Mistrial for Shock Jock Hal Turner

Rory O'Connor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Rory O'Connor

Hal Turner claims federal agents encouraged his seemingly dangerous rants over the years, and told him to "ratchet up the rhetoric" while asking for help in identifying a white supremacist killer.

Chicago Judges Testify Against Hal Turner, Hateful Blogger And FBI Informant

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A group of Chicago made a trip to New Jersey to testify in the trial of shock jock and blogger Hal Turner. Turner, who has links to a white supremaci...

Hal Turner, Blogger Accused Of Making Death Threats Against Judges, Was FBI Informant

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

TRENTON, N.J. — A New Jersey blogger about to stand trial on charges he made death threats against federal judges apparently was paid by the FBI...

As Threats Increase, Sometimes It Is The Informants That Go Wild

Brian Levin, J.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brian Levin, J.D.

While the conduct of a couple of loose-cannon informants can be a headache for the FBI and the butt of jokes, behind the scenes authorities are increasingly concerned about evolving threats from across the ideological spectrum.

Hal Turner Trial Ending, Blogger Accused Of Making Death Threats Against Judges

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A New Jersey blogger crossed the line protecting free speech by writing that three federal judges in Chicago "must die" for a decisio...

Hal Turner, Talk Radio Host, Denies Threatening To Kill Judges

AP | MIKE ROBINSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A New Jersey blogger accused of threatening to kill three federal judges has been an FBI informant and even told authorities about a p...

Murder Threats and the First Amendment

Martin Garbus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Martin Garbus

The increasing number of threats that emanate from right-wing media present important First Amendment issues anew. Whichever case goes to the Supreme Court will undoubtedly create new law.

The Republican Summer Olympics of 2009

Gary Cohan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gary Cohan

Republicans' private embraces are often in complete contradistinction with their own oft-trumpeted, Biblically-mandated "moral" guidelines for the rest of us.

Jason Linkins

Hal Turner, Internet Radio Host, Arrested For Inciting Violence Against Public Officials...Again | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Hal Turner, New Jersey's top white-supremacist internet-radio show hosting lunatic is back in the news today, for pretty much the same reason he was i...

Jason Linkins

Hal Turner, Talk Radio Host, Facing Charges For Inciting Violence Against Officials | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The onetime candidate for Congress and inveterate threatener of public officials has run afoul of the law, and will face charges in Connecticut,

Oh, The Hannity! Sean Hannity's Flip-Flop Between Wright And Falwell

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

It's been a busy few days for Sean Hannity in the blogosphere since New Black Panther leader Malik Shabazz came on his show and brought up a previous...

Jason Linkins

Sean Hannity Confronted Over His Relationship With Neo-Nazi Hal Turner | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The folks over at NewsHounds have been watching their Fox News Channel quarry dither over Senator Barack Obama's associations with pastor Jeremiah Wri...