Revenge Porn Tank Art

July 21, 2017

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Revenge Porn Tank Art

Timothy James Brandt of Minnesota Lake, Minnesota, was charged this week with decorating his motorcycle gas tank with a topless photo of his estranged fiancé. Minnesota Lake is a town of 657 about 30 miles south of Mankato and 85 miles west of Rochester. Brandt is charged with nonconsensual dissemination of private sexual images, which […]

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July 19, 2017

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David Martinez Day 996

David Martinez Day 996

David Martinez, a Mongol, was arrested after a middle of the night Swat raid on his home on October 28, 2014. The next day he was charged with shooting a Swat officer named Shaun Diamond in the back of the head. It was a very widely publicized incident. The aftermath has been mostly ignored. Martinez […]

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July 18, 2017

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What Did Sessions Say

What Did Sessions Say

A few sentences in a 2,000 word speech yesterday by Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III to the summer meeting of the National District Attorney’s Association in Minneapolis set off alarm bells among civil libertarians. Sessions promised America’s prosecutors that he intends to place “greater emphasis on dismantling gangs” – which may mean you or […]

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July 15, 2017

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Cop Club Founder Pleads

Cop Club Founder Pleads

A judge in Palm Beach, Florida slapped Richard “Roscoe” Sessa’s wrist yesterday. Sessa is the founder and president for life of the notorious Enforcers Motorcycle Club. According to booking documents and a victim’s statement, Sessa and four other Enforcers followed Donald Flewellen of Riviera Beach home on their motorcycles from the Seaside Bar and Grille […]

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July 12, 2017

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Jeff Pike Stays Loose

Jeff Pike Stays Loose

A months’ long attempt by Assistant United States Attorney Eric Joseph Fuchs to revoke the bail of former Bandidos Motorcycle Club president Jeffrey Pike hit a stone wall yesterday when the presiding judge in the case, Henry J. Bemporad, ruled Pike could remain free as long as he stayed in the Southern and Western Judicial […]

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July 11, 2017

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Mongols Case To Continue

Mongols Case To Continue

A three judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit reversed the dismissal of the Justice Department’s racketeering case against the Mongols Motorcycle Club today. The case will now return to the Orange County, California courtroom of District Judge David O. Carter for trial. The case is the most recent […]

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July 11, 2017

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Doing Carrizal First

Doing Carrizal First

The following excerpts from the transcript of a June 2, 2017 hearing before Judge Ralph Strother illustrate the extent to which Strother has cooperated and intends to cooperate with prosecutors to secure a conviction of Dallas Bandido Christopher Jacob “Jake” Carrizal. Carrizal is currently accused of directing the activities of a criminal street gang, engaging […]

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July 10, 2017

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Citizens Against Motorcyclists

Citizens Against Motorcyclists

In case you missed it, a new page titled Citizens Against Motorcyclists popped up on Facebook six days ago. According to its anonymous author, the page “is a grassroots social organization aimed at outlawing motorcycles and prosecuting those who engage in ‘biker’ culture. Join our cause and help us to rid the roadways of these […]

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July 7, 2017

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Absurdist Justice

Absurdist Justice

It is becoming increasingly obvious that most of the current Vagos case titled USA v. Palafox et al. has simply been made up – like a story about demonic dogs by Stephen King or, maybe more to the point, an absolutely authentic look inside outlaw motorcycle gangs as imagined by Kurt Sutter. The entire case […]

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July 6, 2017

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Midnight In Waco

Midnight In Waco

Yesterday, after six months, the Tenth Court of Appeals in Waco, Texas ruled that McLennan County District Attorney Abelino Reyna is the law in this part of the Southwest. Whether you like it or not. He won the election. Not you. The appeals court thinks that what Reyna has done so far – ordering police […]

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July 5, 2017

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Mooch Wins

Mooch Wins

Justin James “Mooch” DeLoretto, a longtime member of the Mongols Motorcycle Club in Oregon, has successfully sued the Oregon Youth Authority. DeLoretto earned a bachelors degree after he joined the Mongols about a decade ago. In 2015, he enrolled in a program to earn a Master of Social Work degree from George Fox University in […]

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July 5, 2017

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Vagos President Denied Bail

Vagos President Denied Bail

Vagos Motorcycle Club president Pastor Fausto “Ta Ta” Palafox was denied bail in a hearing Monday before federal Magistrate Judge Cam Ferenbach. The denial appears to have had more to do with procedure than any danger that Palafox might flee. Pretrial services was unable to establish a full time residential address for the Vagos president. […]

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June 30, 2017

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Vagos Nuclear Threat

Vagos Nuclear Threat

For years, the Department of Justice has had a hard time proving the danger presented to the general public by the Vagos Motorcycle Club. That dilemma has led to politicians and prosecutors telling some big time whoppers. During Operation-22 Green in 2006, one defendant was charged with possessing “bomb-making materials” after a search of his […]

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