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American Writer, Leftist Gore Vidal Was Monitored by FBI for Decade

Steve Neavling
ticklethewire.com

American writer Gore Vidal, a political leftist, was trailed by the FBI for about a decade, newly released bureau records show, U.S. News reports.

The FBI even recorded Vidal’s criticisms of then-FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover, who was known for his paranoid behavior. One of the criticisms comes in Vidal’s play, “The Best Man.”

In a radio interview, Vidal criticized Hoover for his persecution of suspected communists, the U.S. News reported.

The FBI record begin in 1960, when Vidal ran unsuccessfully for Congress and ended in 1970.

Newspaper to Examine FBI Treatment of Civil Rights Icons in 1960s

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Steve Neavling
ticklethewire.com

The FBI is releasing dozens of investigative files involving civil rights-era photographer Ernest Withers as part of a lawsuit with The Commercial Appeal of Memphis, Tenn., CNN reports.

Among the files is an investigation of Martin Luther King Jr. while in Memphis in 1968, CNN reported.

The bureau also examined the NAACP, Southern Christian Leadership Conference and peace and black power movements.

The files are expected to shed light on how deeply the FBI probed the lives of civil rights leaders.

The newspaper won the right to examine the records after reaching a settlement under the Freedom of Information Act.

Illinois Man Charged After Claiming He Was Scammed by FBI in Home Search

Steve Neavling
ticklethewire.com 

An Illinois man complained to local police nearly two weeks ago that two people impersonating FBI agents came into his South Elgin home and examined the contents of his computer.

Now the homeowner, L. John Toth, 51, has been charged with making a false police report, The Courier-News reports.

Turns out, those people were not scammers; they were real FBI agents investigating Toth for possessing child pornography, The Courier-News reported.

“The alleged offender failed to notify the police that he actually knew that the two subjects were actual agents and failed to notify police of specific incidences with the reason the agents were there,” said a statement from South Elgin police.

Border Patrol Agents Accused of Targeting Latinos

Steve Neavling
ticklethewire.com

U.S. Border Patrol agents in Northern Ohio are accused of targeting Latinos and using racial slurs to describe them, WXYC NBC 3 reports.

The station reported that two federal lawsuits claims Latinos are targeted solely based on their race or appearance.

“Agents…are engaged in a pattern or practice of restraining, interrogating, and arresting persons regarding their  immigration status based on their being Hispanic,” attorneys wrote, in a 2009 lawsuit. “These seizures and interrogations have taken place in bus stations, gas stations, retail establishments, during traffic stops, (and) at soccer games.”

In court records, the Border Patrol denied any wrongdoing.

Video: Meet New Head of ATF in St. Paul, Find Out His Plan to Curb Gun Crimes

Steve Neavling
ticklethewire.com

KSTP ABC News interviewed ATF Chief Scott Sweetow about his plans for curtailing gun crimes.

Reporter Steve Teller interviewed Sweetow about his expectations for the office.

Watch the entire video here.

 

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