Tag Archives: Waco

Abel Reyna Is Watching You

September 18, 2018

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Abel Reyna Is Watching You

Lame duck District Attorney Abel Reyna continues his personal war against members of the Bandidos Motorcycle Club who attended the Confederation of Club’s and Independents meeting at the Twin Peaks restaurant on May 17, 2015. Approximately 70 members of the Cossacks Motorcycle Club and two Cossacks support clubs attended the meeting with the intention of […]

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More Waco Lawyering

September 15, 2018

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More Waco Lawyering

Houston attorney Paul Looney took another shot yesterday at trying to get the indictment against Bandido Motorcycle Club member Marcus Pilkington dismissed. Pilkington has had a remarkably difficult life. He suffers from the aftereffects of a traumatic brain injury. He was wounded during the Waco Twin Peaks Mass Murder on May 17, 2015 and subsequently […]

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Waco Judge Does Right Thing

August 31, 2018

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Waco Judge Does Right Thing

In a phone hearing this morning, before 7 a.m. Pacific Time, 19th State District Judge Ralph Strother in McLennan County Texas indefinitely continued the trial of Bandidos Motorcycle Club San Antonio chapter president Tom Modesto Mendez. Mendez had been scheduled to stand trial September 10. He is accused of first degree felony riot for allegedly […]

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Waco, Texas Justice Cabal

August 4, 2018

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Waco, Texas Justice Cabal

The Waco, Texas justice cabal is a little farther from a conviction in the Waco Twin Peaks Mass Murder today than it was yesterday. The only defendant to be tried in the case so far is Christopher Jacob Carrizal. Carrizal is the president of the Bandidos Motorcycle Club’s Dallas chapter. After very many delays Carrizal […]

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Brazos Whale Dance Day 1171

July 30, 2018

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Brazos Whale Dance Day 1171

Sometimes the Waco Twin Peaks Mass Murder and the simultaneous state and federal investigation of the Bandidos Motorcycle Club are chained together like prisoners on a work gang and sometimes they are not. Whether they are or not is entirely a function of whether one prosecutor or another thinks the connection will help him secure […]

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Waco Prosecutor Fires Last Friend

June 20, 2018

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Waco Prosecutor Fires Last Friend

Yesterday afternoon, McLennan County, Texas District Attorney Abelino Reyna fired Assistant District Attorney Amanda Lee Dillon. Over the last three years, Reyna has been repeatedly portrayed in public documents and reports as a corrupt, self-absorbed, bully and demagogue who was being investigated for corruption by the Federal Bureau of Investigation at the time of the […]

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Waco Shot In The Dark

June 7, 2018

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Waco Shot In The Dark

A couple of Houston lawyers named Paul Looney and Mark Thiessen filed an interesting motion Monday. It is based on a legal technicality and it has the potential to set most of the remaining Twin Peaks defendants free and clear. It is not going to accomplish that, of course. Previously in the Twin Peaks cases, […]

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A Judge Not In Waco

May 23, 2018

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A Judge Not In Waco

The mass arrests of witnesses to the Twin Peaks Mass Murder in Waco three years ago was such an Assault on the ideal of justice that it is difficult to list all the villains. That has to be the reason the two judges who have “adjudicated” all the cases, 19th State District Judge Ralph Strother […]

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1096 Days Later

May 17, 2018

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1096 Days Later

May 18, 2015 A shoving match in a bathroom at a Confederation of Clubs meeting in Waco, Texas exploded into a war yesterday. Nine people were killed, 27 people were injured, 17 were hospitalized, two are listed in critical condition, and 160 men were arrested following a brawl at a chain restaurant in a shopping […]

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Eight More Waco Dismissals

May 16, 2018

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Eight More Waco Dismissals

County prosecutors in Waco, Texas have dismissed charges against eight more defendants so far this week. At the request of McLennan County District Attorney Abelino Reyna, the two criminal court judges in Waco, Ralph Strother and Matt Johnson, dismissed indictments for participating a criminal of conspiracy to murder and assault against Thomas Paul Landers, Noe […]

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Why

May 10, 2018

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Why

Three years into the perversion of justice that began at the Waco, Texas Twin Peaks “breastaurant,” the fundamental, obvious question, the – for want of a more appropriate turn of phrase – satorical question remains unchanged. Why? Why did the Twin Peaks Mass Murder happen? Why didn’t the police stop it? Why did police take […]

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Waco Day 1088

May 9, 2018

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Waco Day 1088

This story was published on May 9, 2018 and corrected on May 10. The earlier version said that only the charges against defendant Matt Clendennen had been dismissed with prejudice, meaning they could not be refiled. Charges against defendant George Bergman were also dismissed with prejudice. The Aging Rebel regrets the error. The McLennan County […]

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Sixteen More Never Minds

May 4, 2018

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Sixteen More Never Minds

The McLennan County District Attorney’s Office moved to dismiss criminal charges stemming from the Twin Peaks Mass Murder against 15 members of the Cossacks Motorcycle Club yesterday and announced it would decline to indict another suspect. District Attorney Abelino Reyna and new to the case prosecutors Robert F. Moody, Hilary LaBorde and Gabrielle Massey are […]

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