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A Judge Said It Was "Offensive" That A Man Who Threatened Democrats And "Tech Execs" On Jan. 6 Claimed To Be A Victim Of Racism

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 2021-10-21

Cover picture for the articleWASHINGTON — Troy Smocks, a Texas man who posted on the social network Parler on Jan. 6 urging supporters of former president Donald Trump to “go hunting” for Democrats, tech executives, and others, was sentenced on Thursday to 14 months in prison. The sentence from US District Judge Tanya...

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Bill Schroeder
10-22

OK, if "threatening" online is enough, when do the people who threatened me and my family, for not submitting to this or that Leftist position, get THEIR jail time.

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Harbinger
10-22

It’s only offensive because he was a black Trump supporter. If this had been a Democrat threatening Trump, this case wouldn’t exist.

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Truman Thomas
10-22

It's offensive that people are going to prison for standing up against socialism in a capitalist nation that knows full well the destruction it causes. It never should habe come down to insurrection. Even to talk of socialism or communism should be treason because it always ends badly😠

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