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Obama Ricin Letter

Man Who Sent Poisoned Letters To Obama Gets 25 Years In Prison

AP | JEFF AMY | Posted 07.19.2014 | Politics

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi man who pleaded guilty to sending letters dusted with the poison ricin to President Barack Obama and other offic...

Man Withdraws Guilty Plea In Obama Poison-Letters Case

AP | Posted 05.13.2014 | Politics

ABERDEEN, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi man who pleaded guilty to making ricin and sending letters laced with the poison to President Barack Obama and ...

Man Accused Of Sending Obama Tainted Letters To Be Sentenced

AP | Posted 05.13.2014 | Politics

ABERDEEN, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi man who pleaded guilty to making ricing and sending letters laced with the poison to President Barack Obama and...

Woman Expected To Plead Guilty In Obama Ricin Letter Case

AP | NOMAAN MERCHANT | Posted 12.10.2013 | Politics

By NOMAAN MERCHANT, The Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — A Texas woman is expected to plead guilty to sending ricin-laced letters to President Bara...

Silk Road Vendor Behind Ricin Letter Sent To Obama: Homeland Security

Posted 11.18.2013 | Politics

An individual suspected of sending a letter laced with the poison ricin to President Barack Obama earlier this year is, according to the Department of...

Woman Admits Sending Ricin Letters To Obama, Bloomberg: Officials

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 06.10.2013 | Politics

Shannon Rogers Guess Richardson was arrested Friday in connection with the mailing of ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and New York City ...

Ricin Letters Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

AP | HOLBROOK MOHR | Posted 06.05.2013 | Politics

JACKSON, Miss. -- A Mississippi man has pleaded not guilty to sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama, a U.S. senator and a local judge....

Obama Ricin Letter Suspect Indicted

AP | HOLBROOK MOHR | Posted 08.03.2013 | Politics

JACKSON, Miss. — A federal grand jury has indicted a Mississippi man suspected of sending poison-laced letters to President Barack Obama and oth...

Probe Into Poison-Tainted Letters To Obama, Bloomberg Leads To Texas

AP | JEANNIE NUSS and TOM HAYS | Posted 06.01.2013 | Politics

NEW BOSTON, Texas -- A law enforcement official says a Texas home has been searched and a resident interviewed as part of the investigation into ricin...

FBI Reveals New Details On Poison-Tainted Letter To Obama

AP | km | Posted 07.31.2013 | Politics

SEATTLE — The FBI is confirming that the lethal poison ricin was on a letter sent to Fairchild Air Force Base in Washington state earlier this m...

FBI: String Of Ricin Letters Were Sent On Same Day

AP | Posted 07.30.2013 | Politics

SEATTLE — A suspicious letter containing the deadly poison ricin was mailed to President Barack Obama from Spokane, Wash., on the same day simil...

Another Questionable Letter Sent To Obama

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.30.2013 | Politics

A letter addressed to President Barack Obama contained threats similar to those found in mail sent to New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and is be...

Ricin Letters Suspect Evaded Police Before Arrest

AP | HOLBROOK MOHR | Posted 07.16.2013 | Politics

JACKSON, Miss. — The man suspected of sending poison-laced letters to President Barack Obama and other officials appears to have attempted to ev...

Arrest Made In Ricin Letter Case

Reuters | Posted 06.27.2013 | Politics

By Robbie Ward TUPELO, Miss., April 27 (Reuters) - Federal agents arrested a Mississippi martial arts instructor on Saturday after his...

Poison-Tainted Letters Spark Mystery

AP | HOLBROOK MOHR | Posted 06.25.2013 | Politics

SALTILLO, Miss. — A Mississippi man whose home was searched in the investigation of poisoned letters sent to the president and others has appare...

Michael McAuliff

Reid: Another Ricin Letter Found

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A third ricin letter has been discovered by authorities in the nation's capital Tuesday, the same day the initial suspect in the mailing...

Senate Mail Services Set To Resume

AP | HENRY C. JACKSON | Posted 04.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate offices will begin receiving mail again on Monday, days after a Mississippi man was arrested on charges he sent ricin-laced lette...

FBI: Tests Show Ricin In Letters To Obama, Senator

AP | ERIC TUCKER | Posted 04.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The FBI says laboratory tests have confirmed the presence of ricin in letters mailed to a U.S. senator and to President Barack Obama. T...

Roger Wicker And Paul Kevin Curtis Go Way Back

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 04.18.2013 | Politics

Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Paul Kevin Curtis, the Elvis impersonator charged with threatening the lives of Wicker and President Barack Obama, go ...

Ricin Experts Weigh In On Risk Posed By Bioterror Agent

natureheader | Posted 04.18.2013 | Science

By Erika Check Hayden & Meredith Wadman The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) said today that it has arrested a suspect in connection with t...

FBI Arrests Man In Connection With Ricin Letters Case

Reuters | Posted 06.17.2013 | Politics

(Recasts with arrest) By Tabassum Zakaria and Jeff Mason WASHINGTON, April 17 (Reuters) - The FBI arrested a Mississipp...

Arrest Made In Ricin Letters Case

Posted 04.29.2014 | Politics

NBC News reported Wednesday evening that an arrest has been made in the case of ricin-laced letters being sent to the President Barack Obama and to Se...

What Is Ricin? Substance In Suspicious Letters Explored

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 04.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Ever since the anthrax and terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, the poison ricin has at times been lumped in with other bioterrorism age...

Poison-Tainted Mailer To Obama Intercepted

Posted 04.17.2013 | Politics

Less than a day after police intercepted a letter laced with the poison ricin that was sent to Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), reports of two more poison...