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  • CIA Lawsuit: What is Happening, What it Means

    09/21/2009 7:31:32 PM PDT · by Awgie · 17 replies · 761+ views
    10/21/09 | Me
    I am using this post to attract comments and build a powerful "talking Points" document. Freepers are the most informed and articulate researchers and commentators anywhere. I want to enlist your expertise to generate concise comments regarding 2 aspects of the pending CIA lawsuits. 1- What exactly is happening? 2- What does it mean? Using your concise comments I will create a powerful "talking points" document to be circulated to my email address book. I started to do it myself and then realized I have a powerful source ally at my fingertips.
  • Alec Baldwin waved gun around on Rust film set before fatal shooting, court hears

    03/09/2024 4:14:04 AM PST · by xxqqzz · 29 replies
    bbc ^ | March 1, 2024 | Noor Nanji
    Rust trial: Video shows Baldwin use gun as 'pointing stick' Actor Alec Baldwin waved a gun around on the film set where a cinematographer was fatally shot, a court has heard. In footage shown at the trial of the film's armourer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed, Mr Baldwin is also seen telling her to reload the gun more quickly. She denies involuntary manslaughter and tampering with evidence. Mr Baldwin was holding the gun when it went off but has said he didn't pull the trigger. He has pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter.
  • Rust trial: Armourer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed was 'sloppy' before Alec Baldwin gun fired

    03/09/2024 4:06:17 AM PST · by xxqqzz · 29 replies
    BBC ^ | February 22, 2024 | Samantha Granville Emma Vardy, Bernd Debusmann,
    "Negligent acts" by armourer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed, 26, led to Halyna Hutchins' death during the production of Rust, prosecutors told the court. Ms Gutierrez-Reed's lawyers laid the blame at the feet of Mr Baldwin, who they argued violated basic safety. Mr Baldwin, 65, is also charged over Hutchins' death on 21 October 2021. Ms Gutierrez-Reed has pleaded not guilty to charges of involuntary manslaughter and tampering with evidence over the fatality during the production of the Western in the US state of New Mexico. During opening statements for the trial in Santa Fe on Thursday, prosecutors argued that the defendant's "unprofessional"...
  • Opening statements set to begin in 'Rust' armorer Hannah Gutierrez's trial

    02/22/2024 8:12:26 AM PST · by Leaning Right · 32 replies
    ABC ^ | February 22, 2024 | Meredith Deliso
    Opening statements are expected to begin Thursday in New Mexico in the trial of "Rust" armorer Hannah Gutierrez. The weapons supervisor has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in connection with the on-set death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, who was fatally shot by actor Alec Baldwin on the Santa Fe set while he was handling a prop gun.
  • Alec Baldwin charged with involuntary manslaughter for a second time over fatal ‘Rust’ shooting

    01/19/2024 11:46:54 AM PST · by thegagline · 52 replies
    The New York Post ^ | 01/19/2024 | Andy Tillett
    Alec Baldwin has been charged with involuntary manslaughter over the fatal shooting on the set of “Rust” for a second time. The actor has been indicted by a grand jury in New Mexico over the death of Halyna Hutchins, who was struck with a live bullet which had been loaded into a prop gun for a scene. “The above named defendant did cause the death of Halyna Hutchins by an act committed with the total disregard of indifference for the safety of others,” the indictment obtained by The Post read.
  • Teenage brothers, 14 and 15, are arrested after sister, 23, was murdered in argument over Christmas presents: Victim was shot dead while holding her BABY in deadly sibling showdown at grandma's house in Texas

    12/26/2023 9:37:15 PM PST · by Morgana · 123 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | December 26, 2023 | Harriet Alexander
    A 23-year-old Florida mother-of-two has been shot and killed following an argument over Christmas presents. Abrielle Baldwin was killed on Christmas Eve at their grandmother's home in Largo, Florida. Police believe the gun was fired by her 14-year-old brother Damarcus Coley who was then shot by their 15-year-old sibling, Darcus Coley. It is alleged Darcus fled the scene and then made a call to their mother. Damarcus and his sister were taken to hospital, where he underwent surgery, but Abrielle did not survive her injuries. Both brothers have been charged with murder, and the state is considering trying them as...
  • Alec Baldwin tweets about noose for Trump over MLK weekend, Twitter shrugs

    01/19/2021 7:41:03 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 19 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 01/19/2021 | Ethel C. Fenig
    Twitter is apparently very selective about its disapproval of violence, indicating that some violence is better than other violence. If the right person threatens violence against the right person, it is safe on Twitter's platform. The tweeted reaction from Baldwin's followers was mixed. Some mocked or criticized him, while others chuckled, offering additional, grimmer enhancements to his dream.Busy plotting U.S. Constitution First Amendment suppression on a mass scale internationally, Twitter executives apparently were quite pleased that a person of Baldwin's character implemented their vision so readily. The 75 million deplorables who voted for President Donald J. Trump have still yet...
  • Prosecutors to Recharge Alec Baldwin over Fatal Shooting after Forensic Investigation Proves He Pulled Trigger

    10/18/2023 7:50:15 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 87 replies
    SLAY News ^ | October 18, 2023 - 8:21 am | Frank Bergman
    New Mexico prosecutors have announced they are filing new charges against Alec Baldwin after new evidence has emerged against the embattled Hollywood star. Baldwin will be recharged over the shooting incident that claimed the life of a cinematographer on the set of his “Rust” movie, special prosecutor Kari Morrissey said. Morrissey revealed that the charges against Baldwin would be brought before a Santa Fe grand jury in November. The accidental shooting killed 42-year-old cinematographer Halyna Hutchins and injured director Joel Souza. Baldwin was holding the gun when the fatal shot was fired. However, he has claimed numerous times that he...
  • Dem Sen. Tammy Baldwin may have broken COVID rules on fall 2020 NYC trip

    08/29/2023 11:30:09 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 9 replies
    NY Post ^ | 08/29/2023 | Josh Christenson
    Sen. Tammy Baldwin may have flouted New York’s COVID restrictions on a taxpayer-funded trip to Gotham in late 2020, according to a new report. Baldwin (D-Wis.), 61, traveled to the Big Apple Nov. 5-9, 2020, as COVID-19 cases were on the rise nationwide and days before the senator herself urged Americans to “just stay home,” according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The newspaper found Baldwin’s constituents paid $630 for her to fly from Madison to New York, where her partner, Maria Brisbane, lives and works as a private wealth adviser. The senator filed an expense report covering the period from...
  • Alec Baldwin could be charged again in fatal 'Rust' shooting as new report claims he pulled trigger

    08/16/2023 9:53:24 AM PDT · by Navy Patriot · 54 replies
    Fox News ^ | August 16, 2023 | Lauryn Overhultz
    A new report concluded that despite his denials, Alec Baldwin had to pull the trigger of the gun that fired on the set of "Rust" in October 2021. The shooting led to the death of Halyna Hutchins, and a yearslong legal battle has ensued as investigators work to find justice for the cinematographer. As the film's armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed gears up for her scheduled December trial, her legal team focused on a new report from independent forensic firearm experts. Lucien Haag and Mike Haag, who were commissioned by the prosecution, concluded that Baldwin had to pull the trigger of the...
  • Alec Baldwin Berates ‘Shocked’ Female Server at Gala

    05/19/2023 8:40:16 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 32 replies
    New York Post ^ | May 19, 2023 | Nicki Gostin
    Alec Baldwin was charming on the red carpet at the 2023 PEN America Spring Literary Gala Thursday night but inside was a different story. A spy tells Page Six exclusively that the actor allegedly berated a female server leaving her “looking shocked.” SNIP One female server — who “was probably in her late 20s or early 30s” — was stuck behind the actor because he was standing and talking. SNIP After the alleged incident, the visibly upset server was overheard telling someone at the event, “I don’t know why he yelled at me.”
  • Alec Baldwin to Star in ‘Kent State,’ About 1970 Vietnam War Protest Shootings

    05/17/2023 11:04:04 AM PDT · by EdnaMode · 54 replies
    Hollywood Reporter ^ | May 17, 2023 | Alex Ritman
    Alec Baldwin has lined up another project, joining the cast of the upcoming feature film Kent State. The film is set to bring to life the violent and tragic events of May 4, 1970, when four students were shot and killed by the National Guard during a campus protest against the Vietnam War. Baldwin will play Kent State president Robert I. White.
  • Alec Baldwin’s fatal on-set ‘Rust’ shooting charges dropped

    04/20/2023 3:31:46 PM PDT · by Navy Patriot · 80 replies
    One America News ^ | April 20, 2023 | Sophia Flores
    Actor Alec Baldwin’s lawyers have announced that manslaughter charges against him for the on-set fatal shooting of movie cinematographer Halyna Hutchins have been dropped....Baldwin’s co-defendant Hannah Gutierrez-Reed, the ex-Rust armorer, still has charges standing against her.
  • Charges dropped against Alec Baldwin in fatal on-set 'Rust' shooting: Sources

    04/20/2023 12:33:07 PM PDT · by fwdude · 136 replies
    ABC News ^ | April 20, 2023 | aron Katersky
    Charges against Alec Baldwin have been dropped in the fatal on-set "Rust" shooting, according to sources familiar with the matter. Baldwin, 65, had been charged with two counts of involuntary manslaughter after fatally shooting cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, 42, on the New Mexico set of the Western in October 2021.
  • Democrat Sen. Tammy Baldwin Launches 3rd Term Run in Battleground Wisconsin

    04/12/2023 1:28:50 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 13 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 04/12/2023 | Jacob Bliss
    Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) announced Wednesday that she would seek a third term in battleground Wisconsin. “It’s official: I’m running for reelection! Wisconsin’s working families deserve a Senator who’s going to fight for them — not shady special interests or big corporations,” Baldwin said on Twitter. “We’ve made a lot of progress, but the stakes have never been higher and our work isn’t over yet.”
  • Alec Baldwin to skip preliminary hearing in ‘Rust’ shooting case

    04/11/2023 6:20:37 AM PDT · by george76 · 15 replies
    New York Post ^ | April 11, 2023 | Nika Shakhnazarova
    Alec Baldwin has been allowed to skip the preliminary hearing in the “Rust” shooting case, a judge has ruled. Baldwin was due to appear in court for the two-week preliminary hearing, set to kick off on May 3. The hearing will determine whether there is enough evidence for the case to proceed to trial following the death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the set of the Western flick, “Rust.” Hutchins, 42, was fatally shot on the movie set outside Sante Fe, N.M., on Oct. 21, 2021, after Baldwin’s prop gun discharged a live round and struck her in the chest....
  • Alec Baldwin's 'Rust' assistant director sentenced in fatal shooting of Halyna Hutchins

    03/31/2023 11:10:33 AM PDT · by Navy Patriot · 48 replies
    Fox News ^ | March 31, 2023 | Lauryn Overhultz
    "Rust" assistant director Dave Halls was sentenced Friday after pleading no contest. Halls entered a plea of no contest to the misdemeanor charge of negligent use of a deadly weapon. Judge Mary Marlowe Sommer accepted the plea. The prosecution requested a suspended sentence, which is a conviction. Halls' attorney argued his sentence should be deferred. Lisa Torraco explained that Halls did not have control over how individual people handled safety on the set.
  • The Manslaughter Case Against Alec Baldwin Is Not Going Well at All

    03/18/2023 4:39:36 PM PDT · by DeathBeforeDishonor1 · 64 replies
    MSN ^ | 3/17/23 | Victoria Bekiempis
    On March 14, yet another twist unfolded in the New Mexico manslaughter case against Alec Baldwin over the Rust set shooting when special prosecutor Andrea Reeb announced she was stepping down from her role. “After much reflection, I have made the difficult decision to step down as special prosecutor in the Rust case. My priority in this case — and in every case I’ve prosecuted in my 25-year career — has been justice for the victim,” Reeb said in a statement. “However, it has become clear that the best way I can ensure justice is served in this case is...
  • Alec Baldwin Scores Another Win In ‘Rust’ Criminal Case As Besieged Special Prosecutor Steps Down

    03/15/2023 7:08:17 AM PDT · by KC Burke · 66 replies
    Deadline ^ | Dominic Patten
    Alec Baldwin has just won another scuffle with the Santa Fe District Attorney in the criminal case over the fatal shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins in October 2021. Less than two weeks before a New Mexico court hearing on a motion by the actor’s legal team to disqualify the special prosecutor, the special prosecutor herself suddenly has quit the high-profile case. { SNIP }
  • Five Democrats who may retire ahead of 2024 Senate elections as GOP seeks control

    03/12/2023 3:01:13 AM PDT · by Libloather · 36 replies
    Fox News ^ | 3/11/23 | Kyle Morris
    Five Senate Democrats could retire ahead of the 2024 elections in America, relinquishing their seats to fresh faces as Republicans seek to gain control of the upper chamber. Following the retirement announcements of two prominent Senate Democrats earlier this year, the question remains over which other senators will step aside and forgo what could be a potentially bruising round of elections for the party as Democrats seek to defend a majority of the seats up for grabs next cycle. Last month, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., became the latest senator to announce she would not seek re-election in 2024, following in...