Posts Tagged ‘ Operation Gunrunner ’

First ‘Fast and Furious’ Defendant Makes a Plea Bargain for Almost 5 Years in Prison

October 17, 2012
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danny cruz moreno

Accused 'straw buyer' of US firearms, Danny Cruz Morones entered a Plea Bargain in Federal Court, pleading guilty to charges connected with the 'Fast and Furious' gun walking scheme, and will now serve four years and seven months in prison.
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Barber Demands Congress Investigate ‘Fast and Furious’ Gunwalking, with Contempt Vote Against Holder

July 6, 2012
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Ron Barber

"It should never be the policy of the US government to allow firearms to be smuggled into Mexico. A program such as Operation Fast and Furious should never have been approved and must never happen again. There clearly was inadequate oversight that allowed American weapons to fall into the hands of violent Mexican criminals...
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FBI Funded Gun Buying in Phoenix ‘Fast And Furious’ Operation

July 3, 2012
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AFT Gunrunner Impact Team - GRIT

An FBI asset in the Sinaloan 'cartel' arranged massive purchases of assault rifles in Phoenix Gun Shops. Behind this operation, ATF surveillance gathered evidence that could have led to indictments, but federal prosecutors refused to prosecute ATF casework.
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Brian Terry Memorial Act Renames Naco Border Patrol Station

May 15, 2012
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Brian Terry CBS

President Barack Obama signed the Brian Terry Memorial Act, which will rename the Border Patrol Station in the Bisbee area in honor of the slain agent. Brian Terry was murdered over a year ago, with an assault rifle that was part of the infamous "Fast and Furious" gunwalking cases, where ATF and FBI agents documented...
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Brian Terry’s Family Sues ATF and Phoenix Gun Shop

February 2, 2012
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terry2

The Brian Terry family has filed a lawsuit targeting both the Gun Shop and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms for his death last year near Arivaca.
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Democrats Blame Phoenix ATF for Operation Fast and Furious Scandals

February 1, 2012
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AK 47s And the ATF

"Based on the evidence before the Committee, it is clear that ATF agents in Phoenix and prosecutors in the Arizona U.S. Attorney’s Office embarked on a deliberate strategy not to arrest suspected straw purchasers while they attempted to make larger cases against higher-level targets. Although these officials claimed they had no probable cause to...
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Gabby Giffords, Gaston Glock and Guns in America

January 26, 2012
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Glock Spiel

Gabrielle Giffords and Gaston Glock are forever linked to both American history and culture. The tragedy of Gabrielle Giffords' near assassination in the Tucson Massacre is complex and full of missed opportunities. Gabby's personal firearm is a Glock, as was the shooter's weapon.
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FBI Director Disputes Third Gun at Brian Terry Murder Scene

December 15, 2011
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Robert Mueller FBI

FBI Director Robert Mueller denied that a third gun was allegedly recovered at Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry's murder investigation. "There was no third weapon found at the scene. There were two weapons that were found at the scene, not a third. Why there were suggestions as to a third I'm still not certain......
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DEA Launders Drug Profits for Mexican Cartels

December 4, 2011
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The Drug Enforcement Administration has new methods for enforcing drugs on the American public, similar to the ATF's strategy of letting guns 'walk'. If you are an important member of an alleged Mexican Drug Cartel, you can have your money laundered, transferred and traced by the Drug Enforcement Administration, at an affordable price guaranteed to...
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Former US Attorney Dennis Burke Blames Stooges in Gun Lobby for ATF Scandals or ‘Distractions’

December 2, 2011
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Dennis Burke Addresses Fast and Furious

Former US Attorney for Arizona, Dennis Burke, blames Senator Charles Grassley's staff for creating falsehoods, calling them the willing stooges of the gun lobby that distracted the public away from the successes of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms programs.
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