Tag Archives: Washington

Rolling Thunder 2009

May 23, 2009

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President Barack Obama almost snubbed Rolling Thunder Friday. Then at the last minute he changed his mind. Or, maybe his basketball game ended early. About 3:30 in the afternoon, “The president stopped by while members of Rolling Thunder were meeting with administration officials about veterans’ issues,” Nick Shapiro, a propagandist with the Ministry of Truth, […]

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Criminalizing Democracy

March 30, 2009

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Washington motorcyclists who rode to the state capitol (above) to lobby their elected representatives last January 22nd were spied on by the Washington State Patrol. A day when bikers can lobby legislators is an annual event called Black Thursday in Washington. Bikers provide such an excellent photo-opportunity for politicians that they are actually encouraged to […]

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Smilin’ Rick’s Good News Bad News

March 6, 2009

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The Ninth United States Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction but vacated the sentence of Richard “Smilin’ Rick” Fabel. Fabel was an original member of and formerly the President of the Washington Nomads charter of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club. The charter was founded in 1994. The Court of Appeals ruled that District […]

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John Price Sentenced

January 29, 2009

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John Price, 37, was sentenced yesterday to 35 years in prison for the alleged “biker murder” of Donald Jessup, 60, on Dec. 16, 2004. No forensic evidence was ever found that Jessup had actually been murdered but last November a jury believed the testimony of three witnesses who professed knowledge of the crime and found […]

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