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  • Fourth-grade teacher and mother of two charged with raping boy, 12, at her Tennessee home: ‘It’s unspeakable’

    09/10/2023 4:57:53 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 142 replies
    NY Post ^ | 9/9/23 | Alyssa Guzman
    A fourth-grade teacher in Tennessee could face 25 years behind bars after she was arrested for allegedly raping a 12-year-old and befriending other former students online. Alissa McCommon, 38, was arrested outside her home Friday by Covington Police Department and booked into the Tipton County Jail. The mother-of-two has been accused of sexually assaulting a former student in 2021 in her home, Covington Police Chief Donna Turner said. The Charger Academy teacher admitting to inappropriately communicating with students, the police said. McCommon was suspended without pay on August 24 after a parent came forward with the allegation, according toAfter the...
  • Tennessee teacher charged with raping boy, 12, is re-arrested 'after STALKING victim while on bail and texting him to say he'd "regret this"'

    09/30/2023 12:02:24 PM PDT · by Morgana · 46 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | September 30, 2023 | Martha Williams
    An elementary school teacher accused of raping a 12 year-old boy was re-arrested over claims she texted him to say 'You'll regret this' after being freed on bond. Alissa McCommon, 38, was arrested in Covington, Tennessee, late Thursday - 20 days after her initial arrest on September 8 for the child sex attack. She is accused of breaching a condition of her $25,000 bond stipulating that she'd have no contact with her alleged victim. McCommon texted the boy using a phone number he wasn't familiar with and used specific code words she'd previously used while sending him nude photos to...
  • Obama Releases Convicted Terrorist al-Marri

    01/21/2015 7:33:06 AM PST · by PROCON · 23 replies
    nationalreview ^ | Jan. 20, 2015 | Andrew C. McCarthy
    Long War Journal reports that the Obama administration has released Ali Saleh Kahlah al-Marri from a U.S. prison – not from Gitmo, but from a civilian jail after a federal terrorism conviction. Al-Marri is an al-Qaeda operative who was planted as a “sleeper” in the United States by Khalid Sheikh Mohamed to await instructions on carrying out a second wave of attacks after the 9/11 atrocities – against water reservoirs, the New York Stock Exchange, U.S. military academies, and other targets. The Justice Department quietly sprung him on Friday so he could return to his native Qatar, a country the...
  • Nick Sandmann's media libel lawsuits dismissed by federal judge

    07/27/2022 5:22:45 PM PDT · by Magnatron · 45 replies
    Fox News ^ | 27 July 2022 | Lindsay Kornick
    U.S. District Eastern Kentucky Court Judge William Bertelsman on Wednesday threw out five media libel lawsuits brought forth by former Covington Catholic High School student Nick Sandmann. In January 2019, Sandmann was at the center of a viral video that showed him face-to-face with Native American man Nathan Phillips as Phillips banged a drum and sang a traditional song. Sandmann was 16 years old at the time and wore a red "Make America Great Again" cap. Several mainstream media outlets portrayed the video as racially charged with Sandmann antagonizing Phillips by standing in front of him and smiling. However, additional...
  • Covington Teen Nicholas Sandmann Settles $275 Million Defamation Lawsuit with NBC

    12/18/2021 2:50:36 AM PST · by lowbridge · 72 replies
    Breitbart ^ | December 17, 2021 | JORDAN DIXON-HAMILTON
    Covington Catholic High School student Nicholas Sandmann announced Friday that he settled a $275 million defamation lawsuit against NBC. Neither party publicized the terms of the settlement. However, Sandmann asked for $275 million in damages in his lawsuit against NBC Universal and MSNBC. “At this time I would like to release that NBC and I have reached a settlement,” Sandmann tweeted. “The terms are confidential. ”NBC is the third corporate media organization to settle with Sandmann after he and his classmates were accused of mocking Native American activist Nathan Phillips during last January’s March for Life event. Sandmann was wearing...
  • Nicholas Sandmann reaches settlement with NBC

    12/17/2021 6:38:43 PM PST · by BeauBo · 100 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 17 Dec 2021 | Asher Notheis
    Covington Catholic graduate Nicholas Sandmann says he reached another settlement with a member of news media, this time with NBC. Sandmann, a 19-year-old from Kentucky, announced on social media he had reached the settlement. The settlement with NBC marks his third settlement with a news outlet following CNN and the Washington Post. "At this time I would like to release that NBC and I have reached a settlement," Sandmann wrote Friday. "The terms are confidential." Documents filed Friday in federal court in Kentucky showed both sides agreed to dismiss the case without a judgment from the court, the Cincinnati Enquirer...
  • New Movie Alleges ‘Privilege,’ ‘Toxic Culture’ Led to Covington Boys’ March for Life Confrontation

    07/07/2021 7:36:17 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 14 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | 7/7/21 | Calvin Freiburger
    The Boys in Red Hats debuts this month and the filmmakers boast that the narrative will 'piss off both sides' involved in the altercation.July 7, 2021 (LifeSiteNews) – A new documentary will be released this month about the 2019 Covington Boys/March for Life controversy, though whether the filmmakers are interested in truth or fiction remains to be seen. Premiering July 16 at select theaters and virtual screenings in a handful of states, The Boys in Red Hats concerns the January 2019 confrontation between a group of teens from Kentucky’s Covington Catholic High School and Native American activist Nathan Phillips at...
  • Federal Judge Dismisses Covington Catholic Students’ Defamation Suit

    12/27/2020 7:04:14 AM PST · by marshmallow · 50 replies
    Courthouse News Service ^ | 12/23/20 | Andy Monserud
    (CN) — Defamation and harassment claims brought by students at Kentucky’s Covington Catholic High School against CNN, the Washington Post and NBC were dismissed by a federal judge Wednesday after he found that none of the twelve plaintiffs had been defamed or unlawfully threatened. The suit stems from a confrontation at the Lincoln Memorial in January of 2019 during the annual March for Life, and followed on the heels of CNN’s settlement with fellow student Nicholas Sandmann. Sandmann’s tense encounter with Native American activist Nathan Phillips at the march went viral, sparking widespread ire on social media from commenters who...
  • Sidney Powell, Lin Wood Oppose Trump, Push Georgians Not to Vote in Senate Runoff

    12/02/2020 4:07:48 PM PST · by conservative98 · 115 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 2 Dec 2020 | ASHLEY OLIVER
    ATLANTA — Attorneys Sidney Powell and Lin Wood held a press conference in Georgia on Wednesday, where Powell told the crowd not to vote in the upcoming Senate runoff election, a message that directly contrasts with President Donald Trump’s call for Georgians to turn out to vote for Republican Sens. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue. Powell, who is not affiliated with Trump’s legal team, told a crowd of supporters, “I think I would encourage all Georgians to make it known that you will not vote at all until your vote is secure, and I mean that regardless of party.” Powell’s...
  • IT’S HAPPENING: Trump Campaign Attorney Points to Dominion Fraud: “Communist China Materially Interfered with Our Election – TRUTH”

    11/12/2020 9:20:55 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 98 replies
    GP ^ | 11/12/20 | Jim Hoft
    Prominent Attorney L. Lin Wood, who successfully represented teen Nicholas Sandmann in defamation suits against The Washington Post and CNN, joined the president’s efforts to win back the 2020 election late last week. L. Lin Wood grew concerned after Trump’s apparent historic landslide was nullified by criminal actions the days following the election.L. Lin Wood has always been outspoken.On Monday and Tuesday The Gateway Pundit was first to report on election software “glitches” that resulted in votes stolen from President Trump and extra votes given to Joe Biden in numerous swing states.The Gateway Pundit also reported last Friday that the Dominion systems are used in all of the swing states.On...
  • 4 News Orgs File Motion To Toss Lawsuits From Nick Sandmann. They Were All Denied, Lawyer Says

    10/01/2020 5:24:28 PM PDT · by abb · 38 replies
    Daily Wire ^ | October 1, 2020 | Ryan Saavedra
    The attorney representing former Covington Catholic High School student Nick Sandmann in his defamation lawsuits against media organizations that smeared him last year announced on Thursday that four news organizations filed motions to dismiss the lawsuits and that all four requests were denied. Attorney Lin Wood wrote on Twitter: “Motions to Dismiss @N1ckSandmann defamation lawsuits filed in KY federal court against NY Times, Rolling Stone, ABC, & CBS were just DENIED. NBC motion has previously been DENIED. Gannett motion was briefed on different time schedule & a DENIAL is expected in next few weeks.”
  • Once again, the leftists are going after Nick Sandmann

    09/09/2020 4:44:37 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 31 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 9 Sep, 2020 | Andrea Widburg
    Nick Sandmann, who earned the left’s wrath for wearing a MAGA while listening politely as a crazed leftist beat a drum in his face at a Right to Life event, is in the left’s crosshairs again. This time it’s because he decided to attend university. Both an ACLU staffer and a professor at the university promptly collapsed into censorious, anti-Sandmann puddles of hatred. Sandmann, who we hope has enough CNN and Washington Post settlement money to buy and sell Harvard, has decided to attend Transylvania University, a small private liberal arts university in Lexington, Kentucky. Sane people will wish him...
  • Media Figures Smear Nick Sandmann as a ‘Snot-Nosed,’ ‘Smug,’ ‘Tiny Nazi’

    08/28/2020 4:20:11 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 65 replies ^ | August 28, 2020 | Katie Yoder
    Many in the media faced legal consequences before for smearing teenager Nick Sandmann. But that isn’t keeping them from hurling insults at the teenager, following his RNC speech. On August 25, Sandmann, the Covington Catholic High School graduate who sued media outlets for defamation after their coverage of an interaction between him and Native American activist Nathan Phillips, spoke at the Republican National Convention. He drew attention to biased media and urged that journalists be held accountable. Following his comments, media figures and political activists called him everything from “snot-nosed” to a “tiny Nazi.”Sandmann, a Kentucky native, sued outlets...
  • BEASTMODE: Nick Sandmann: ‘I Would Not Be Canceled’

    08/26/2020 3:48:58 AM PDT · by MarvinStinson · 43 replies
    freebeacon ^ | AUGUST 25, 2020
    Covington Catholic graduate Nicholas Sandmann said Tuesday at the Republican National Convention that he refused to be canceled by a biased media. "I learned what was happening to me had a name. It was called being canceled," he said. "Canceled is what's happening to people around this country who refuse to be silenced by the far left. … Often, the media is a willing participant. But I would not be canceled. I fought back hard to expose the media for what they did to me, and I won a personal victory." Sandmann and his classmates were falsely accused in 2019...
  • ‘A Snot-Nosed Entitled Kid From Kentucky’: CNN Analyst Joe Lockhart Attacks Nick Sandmann

    08/26/2020 9:21:16 AM PDT · by rktman · 86 replies ^ | 8/26/2020 | Andrew Trunsky
    CNN Political Analyst Joe Lockhart criticized Nick Sandmann after the Covington Catholic graduate gave his speech during the Republican National Convention Tuesday night, calling him “a snot-nosed entitled kid from Kentucky.” Joe Lockhart @joelockhart I'm watching tonight because it's important. But i don't have to watch this snot nose entitled kid from Kentucky.
  • "But I Would Not Be Cancelled!” – AMAZING! Covington Catholic’s Nick Sandmann Tells His Story for the First Time at the RNC Convention (VIDEO)

    08/25/2020 7:29:04 PM PDT · by White Lives Matter · 59 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | August 25, 2020 | Jim Hoft
    Former Covington Catholic High School Student Nick Sandmann finally told his story tonight at the RNC 2020 Convention. In January 2019 the liberal media branded a group of innocent Catholic boys in MAGA hats at the March for Life in Washington DC as hateful racists.
  • Covington graduate Nicholas Sandmann to speak at Republican convention

    08/18/2020 6:43:18 AM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 23 replies
    The Hill ^ | 08 18 2020 | Joe Concha
    Covington Catholic High School graduate Nicholas Sandmann, whose interaction with Omaha Tribe elder Nathan Phillips at the Lincoln Memorial went viral, will speak at the Republican National Convention next week. The teenager made the announcement in a tweet on Monday night. "I can’t tell you all enough about how excited I am to be apart of this years RNC!" - Nicholas Sandmann Sandmann announced last month that he had reached a settlement in his defamation lawsuit against The Washington Post over its coverage of his interaction with Phillips last year. Details of the settlement in the $250 million lawsuit were...
  • A Lawyer’s Perspective: Sandmann Likely to Win Against Twitter, More

    Something rare just happened. A young person who doesn't follow the liberal orthodoxy defeated a major liberal news outlet. Two, in fact. How did these things happen following hours and hours of blistering news coverage? The case of Nicholas Sandmann and the resulting legal battle is one that scholars will be reading about and studying for decades. It might also be one that news organizations rue for even longer. I wrote about the topic on my legal blog and discussed some of the major cases of precedent prior to this one. While the government is restricted by law and precedent...
  • Nick Sandmann Wasn’t Supposed to Survive. He Was Meant to End Up Like Mike Adams.

    07/28/2020 7:54:51 PM PDT · by MtnClimber · 38 replies
    The Stream ^ | 28 Jul, 2020 | JOHN ZMIRAK
    Nick Sandmann just turned 18 years old. And he’s settling a $250 million lawsuit with major media outlets that libeled him. Let’s send him our congratulations and prayers. I was prepping Robert Oscar Lopez’s powerful piece on Mike Adams for publication when I realized something chilling. Reading how the left hounded that talented writer to suicide (if indeed he wasn’t murdered) I heard in my head the media headline that never ran. Thanks be to God. “Racist Ringleader, Nicholas Sandmann, Dead at 17.” That’s what the media mob wanted. They as good as admitted it. When powerful reporters call a...
  • Nick Sandmann Wasn’t Supposed to Survive. He Was Meant to End Up Like Mike Adams.

    07/26/2020 3:04:27 PM PDT · by KierkegaardMAN · 63 replies
    The Stream ^ | 7-25-2020 | John Zmirak
    Nick Sandmann just turned 18 years old. And he’s settling a $250 million lawsuit with major media outlets that libeled him. I was prepping Robert Oscar Lopez’s powerful piece on Mike Adams for publication when I realized something chilling. Reading how the left hounded that talented writer to suicide (if indeed he wasn’t murdered) I heard in my head the media headline that never ran. Thanks be to God. “Racist Ringleader, Nicholas Sandmann, Dead at 17.” That’s what the media mob wanted. They as good as admitted it. When powerful reporters call a young man’s face “the most punchable in...