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  • MISSOURI ASSAULT Sucker Punch on Dancer GETS MAN CHARGED WITH 2 FELONIES

    07/06/2020 8:11:30 PM PDT · by lowbridge · 47 replies
    Tmz ^ | July 6, 2020
    The victim's mom, Stephanie Hagler, tells TMZ ... she hopes once Moore's arrested, nobody posts his bail. In a perfect world, Moore wouldn't get bail. That being said, she says, "I appreciate the police department for taking the case so seriously, and I know my son appreciates it too. I don't think I will feel any relief until he is arrested. As of now it's just words on paper there hasn't been any real consequence." The man who shot the video, Michael Curry, tells us Moore MUST be arrested because "anyone who's willing to hit a kid like that, there's no telling...
  • VIDEO: Hundreds Return to Protest Outside Armed Couple’s Home in St. Louis

    07/05/2020 6:07:07 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 157 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 5 Jul 2020 | AMY FURR
    Hundreds of protesters returned Friday to the home of the couple who confronted demonstrators with firearms on June 28 in St. Louis, Missouri. “Protesters marched along the busy public boulevard called Kingshighway, which intersects with Portland Place, a private street that is the site of the Renaissance palazzo-style home of Mark McCloskey, 61, and his 63-year-old wife, Patricia,” according to Yahoo! News. Protesters march past the Portland Place neighborhood in the Central West End. #protests2020 #CWE #marchtothemayorshouse #proteststl #BlackLivesMatter #portlandplace #McCloskeys pic.twitter.com/qkkrVEfb1E — Jennifer Sarti (@JenniferSarti10) July 4, 2020 The article continued: Chanting protesters on Friday stopped at the gate...
  • The first Black Lives Matter wave led to 2K extra black homicides — but new wave will be worse

    07/04/2020 4:52:04 AM PDT · by C19fan · 18 replies
    NY Post ^ | July 3, 2020 | Heather McDonald
    It took several months for the first iteration of the Ferguson Effect to become obvious. Michael Brown was fatally shot by a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in August 2014, triggering local riots and a national narrative about lethally racist police. Officers backed off proactive policing in minority neighborhoods, having been told that such discretionary enforcement was racially oppressive. By early 2015, the resulting spike in shootings and homicides had become patent and would lead to an additional 2,000 black homicide victims in 2015 and 2016, compared with 2014 numbers.
  • Neighbors Sign Letter Condemning St. Louis Gun-Bearing Couple (McCloskey's)

    07/02/2020 7:43:47 PM PDT · by rxsid · 121 replies
    https://www.nbcchicago.com ^ | 07.02.2020 | Becca Wood
    Neighbors Sign Letter Condemning St. Louis Gun-Bearing Couple Nearly three dozen residents have signed the letter After a St. Louis couple wielded guns from their front yard at a Black Lives Matter protest, dozens of neighbors sign a letter condeming [sic] their actions....Since the incident, around three dozen neighbors who live on Westermoreland Place, where the McCloskey's also dwell, have signed a letter condemning the actions of the couple. The letter explains that Westermore Place and the adjoining street Portland Place are historic neighborhoods with the City of St. Louis representing many walks of life."As the undersigned, we condemn the...
  • The GOP’s Gen Z Problem and Path Forward - (Niskanen Center)

    06/30/2020 1:58:34 PM PDT · by rintintin · 25 replies
    Niskanen Center ^ | June 30 2020 | BY MILEAH KROMER, MELISSA DECKMAN
    Joe Biden was hardly the darling of the youth vote during the Democratic primaries. From the Iowa caucuses through the March 17 primaries, he won just 22 percent of the votes among those younger than 45 years old and far less among those aged 18-24. But despite his low levels of initial support and ongoing reports of a lack of enthusiasm for his candidacy, polls now show the former vice president boasting a 20+ point lead over Pres. Donald Trump among young voters. It’s little wonder why. Millennials (born 1981 to 1996) and Generation Z (born after 1996) identify or...
  • Lefty think tank president says he’d have rushed St. Louis homeowners and beaten their brains in (Niskanen Center president)

    06/30/2020 7:40:34 AM PDT · by rintintin · 83 replies
    Twitchy ^ | June 30 2020 | Twitchy
    Of course we’re talking about the St. Louis couple who brandished firearms at “peaceful protesters” who knocked down a gate and marched through their private property. Plenty of lefties can’t believe that they haven’t been arrested yet for pointing guns at people, but as The Federalist reports, left-wing think tank president Jerry Taylor wouldn’t have waited for the police. In a now-deleted tweet, he says he would have rushed the couple, beaten their brains in, and not apologized either.
  • St. Louis Prosecutor Investigating Mark and Patricia McCloskeys' Armed Encounter

    06/29/2020 5:00:03 PM PDT · by Kazan · 110 replies
    Riverfront Times ^ | 6/29/2020 | Ashley Cole
    St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner is contemplating whether a pair of married lawyers broke any laws on Sunday when they aimed firearms at nonviolent protesters who were walking past the couple's Central West End mansion en route to a protest at the nearby house of Mayor Lyda Krewson. In multiple videos, including one that had more than 13 million views by Monday morning, Mark and Patricia McCloskey are seen aiming their weapons at the protestors. Mark McCloskey is shown holding an assault-style rifle, while Patricia is seen holding a semiautomatic pistol. It is unclear if either gun is loaded....
  • Yesterday, while praying for peace and unity in our city and the protection of the Saint Louis statue, Black Lives Matter protesters started..

    06/29/2020 6:34:58 PM PDT · by blueplum · 37 replies
    Twitter ^ | 29 Jun 2020 | Conor Martin
    Yesterday, while praying for peace and unity in our city and the protection of the Saint Louis statue, Black Lives Matter protesters started to harass, berate, and assault the Catholics that were peacefully praying. We did nothing in retaliation (Thread with documentation) 1/8 We allowed them to spit on us, call us names, put their fingers in our faces, push us, and antagonize, but we did not retaliate. We continued to peacefully pray. At that moment someone in the crowd poured an unidentified liquid on the older man, pictured below protecting his head, and was then attacked by a violent...
  • St. Louis couple point guns at peaceful crowd of protesters calling for mayor to resign

    06/29/2020 7:25:20 AM PDT · by artichokegrower · 36 replies
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | June 29, 2020 | Teo Armus
    The protesters marching through St. Louis on Sunday evening were armed only with posters and chants, all meant to put pressure on Mayor Lyda Krewson to redirect city funds away from law enforcement.
  • Domestic Terrorism – Missouri Couple Defends Their Home From Rampaging Mob Who Broke Through Perimeter Gate on Private Property…

    06/29/2020 6:16:31 AM PDT · by Candor7 · 91 replies
    Conservative Tree House ^ | 29 June 2020 | Sundance
    Coming soon to a home near you. A Missouri mob of looters/protestors was very lucky not to be legally shot as a well-armed couple defend their home from the mob that broke through their perimeter gate. Video shows the armed couple facing down the mob. The important aspect is here the mob was not on a public street; the mob represented a clear threat; and Missouri has strong Castle Doctrine laws that do not require a duty of the homeowner to retreat from the threat. This mob was very fortunate the couple were well disciplined in their use of firearms....
  • Video: St. Louis couple pulls guns on trespassing protesters

    06/28/2020 10:29:21 PM PDT · by grundle · 43 replies
    Wordpress ^ | June 29, 2020 | Dan from Squirrel Hill
    Video: St. Louis couple pulls guns on trespassing protesters These protestors are on private property on a private street. They went through a gate that was clearly labelled as “private street.” They then threatened to steal the guns from the homeowners. No shots were fired.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CGDs835Lo9Y
  • WATCH: This Black Anti-Police Activist Experienced A Change Of Heart After Participating In Police Use Of Force Training Drills

    06/27/2020 5:29:43 PM PDT · by CheshireTheCat · 12 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | June 27, 2020 | The Scoop
    A video from 2015 has gone viral, showing a black anti-police activist accepting an invitation from Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office in Arizona to participate in police use of force simulation training sessions to better understand the stresses and split-second decisions police officers are faced with on a daily basis. Reverend Jarrett Maupin, who organized #BlackLivesMatter protests following the officer-involved shooting in Ferguson, participated in three scenarios, each one followed by a discussion of when he sensed a threat and why he chose to draw his weapon....Maupin stated that the training scenarios changed his way of thinking, saying, “I didn’t understand...
  • Crowds gather in Eminence, Mo.; some carrying weapons

    06/27/2020 4:57:08 PM PDT · by thescourged1 · 58 replies
    KY3 news ^ | 6/27/2020 | Michael Deere
    EMINENCE, Mo. -- Crowds have gathered in Eminence, Missouri as a protest is expected Saturday afternoon in Shannon County. A protest was planned in response to a death investigation dating back to 2018. A local family is concerned with how the case has been handled by the Shannon County Sheriff's Office. The Shannon County Sheriff says credible threats were made against him, his deputies and jail staff, including threats to harm and threats to damage the courthouse and other buildings. The sheriff says he reached out to state defense forces ahead of Saturday. The Shannon County Sheriff's Office includes the...
  • McCaskill: Trump Supporters ‘Gleefully Putting Other People at Risk’

    06/20/2020 11:05:29 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 45 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 19 Jun 2020 | Pam Key
    Friday on MSNBC, network political commentator former Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) accused President Donald Trump’s supporters of “gleefully putting other people at risk” by attending the president’s rally on Saturday in Tulsa, OK during the coronavirus pandemic. After playing a clip from 2016 Trump encouraging his supporter to “knock the crap” out of protesters, host Joy Reid said, “He’s very George Wallace. You go back and look at old videos of George Wallace rallies in New York, that’s how he sounded as well. What do you make of Donald Trump potentially bringing that energy to a place like Tulsa that...
  • Open for business: Missouri moves to fully reopen

    06/12/2020 9:21:28 AM PDT · by Missouri gal · 4 replies
    The Missouri Times ^ | June 11, 2020 | Kaitlyn Schallhorn
    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — As of June 16, Missouri will be “fully open for business” even though the coronavirus “is still out there,” Gov. Mike Parson announced Thursday. The second phase of Parson’s reopening plan means there will be no statewide health order — albeit, local officials will be able to enact more stringent rules or policies, as was the practice under the initial stage. The governor said all four “pillars” to reopening — expended testing, securing personal protective equipment (PPE), hospital capacity, and Missouri data — had been met during the extended initial phase.
  • Two hairstylists who had coronavirus saw 140 clients. No new infections have been linked to the salon, officials say

    06/11/2020 7:44:32 AM PDT · by Slainte · 20 replies
    CNN ^ | 6/11/2020 | Faith Karimi
    No cases of coronavirus have been linked to two Missouri hairstylists who saw 140 clients last month while symptomatic, county health officials said. Both stylists worked at the same Great Clips location in Springfield. The clients and the stylists all wore face coverings, and the salon had set up other measures such as social distancing of chairs and staggered appointments, the Springfield-Greene County Health Department said this week. Of the 140 clients and seven co-workers potentially exposed, 46 took tests that came back negative. All the others were quarantined for the duration of the coronavirus incubation period. The 14-day incubation...
  • Hundreds mourn David Dorn, retired St. Louis police captain killed in looting

    06/10/2020 2:04:45 AM PDT · by Libloather · 7 replies
    Fox News ^ | 6/09/20 | Caitlin McFall
    Hundreds gathered at a public visitation was held Tuesday for retired St. Louis police captain David Dorn, who was shot and killed by a looter during the George Floyd protests. Dorn was killed while reportedly trying to protect his friend’s pawn shop, Lee’s Pawn and Jewelry, during the early hours of June 2, after a protest turned violent. Stephan Cannon, 24, a suspect in the killing of Dorn, was charged with first-degree murder, first-degree robbery, first-degree burglary, felon in possession of a firearm and three counts of armed criminal action, St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kimberly M. Gardner said in a...
  • They Got Him: Man Arrested in Killing of Retired Police Chief David Dorn Whose Murder Was Captured on Facebook Live

    06/08/2020 8:47:25 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 37 replies
    Townhall ^ | 06/08/2020 | Matt Vespa
    The video is horrific. David Dorn, a retired police captain in St. Louis, is lying on the sidewalk, dead or dying, blood everywhere, after he was shot by looters ransacking a local pawn shop. The establishment was owned by a friend. Dorn worked there as well and arrived at the shop when the alarms were triggered. His murder was captured on Facebook Live. The St. Louis Police Department released the surveillance footage from inside the pawnshop showing multiple persons of interest in the murder of Dorn. It led to the arrest of Stephan Cannon, who has been charged with first-degree...
  • EXCLUSIVE: NAVY SEAL AND MISSOURI GOVERNOR WHO FACED DOWN ANTIFA CLEARED

    06/04/2020 10:35:47 PM PDT · by lowbridge · 29 replies
    sofrep.com ^ | June 4, 2020 | Stavros Atlamazoglou
    When ANTIFA and other radical groups threatened to destroy St. Louis, Missouri, in 2017, then-Governor Eric Greitens, a former Navy SEAL officer, stepped in and with frontline leadership defeated them. A few months afterward, in 2018, Greitens was forced to resign from office as legal costs, which numbered in the millions, mounted following a criminal charge against him. His deputy, Mike Parson, took his place. This February, however, the Missouri Ethics Commission exonerated Greitens after a 20-month investigation. Kimberly Gardner, the George Soros-backed prosecutor who charged Greitens for crimes with no evidence is now under active criminal investigation. Moreover, the former...
  • Soros-Backed St. Louis Circuit Attorney Releases All Rioters and Looters from Jail Without Charges Following Monday’s Mass Rioting

    06/03/2020 9:14:55 PM PDT · by bitt · 41 replies
    GATEWAY PUNDIT ^ | 6/3/2020 | Jim Hoft
    St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner released ALL of the rioters and looters captured this week in the criminal Black Lives Matter – Antifa protests in St. Louis. This was after 4 police officers were shot and one retired police captain was killed in the street on Facebook live. Missouri state Attorney General Eric Schmitt was shocked by the move. Soros-Backed St. Louis Circuit Attorney Releases All Rioters and Looters from Jail Without Charges Following Monday’s Mass Rioting By Jim Hoft Published June 3, 2020 at 12:32pm 379 Comments Share (28k) Tweet Email St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner released...