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Fri Oct 29, 2021, 02:55 PM

Judge orders Fortenberry (R-NE) not to be left alone with evidence

Source: Omaha World Herald

DON WALTON Lincoln Journal Star

U.S. District Judge Stanley Blumenfeld of Los Angeles has issued a protective order that prohibits Rep. Jeff Fortenberry from being left alone with evidence related to his indictment on charges of lying to the FBI about illegal foreign donations to his 2016 reelection campaign.

Blumenfeld will preside at Fortenberry's trial in Los Angeles, which is scheduled to begin on Dec. 14.

"At no time, under no circumstances, will any cooperator materials be left in the possession, custody or control of defendant, regardless of the defendant's custody status," the judge ordered.

"Because these materials could be used to identify the confidential informants or cooperating witnesses, the court finds that the unauthorized dissemination or distribution of the materials may compromise the ability of such persons to participate effectively in future investigations in an undercover capacity and/or may expose him/her to potential safety risks."

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Reply Judge orders Fortenberry (R-NE) not to be left alone with evidence (Original post)
Omaha Steve Oct 2021 OP
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Raven Oct 2021 #2
Xipe Totec Oct 2021 #5
Champp Oct 2021 #3
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Response to Omaha Steve (Original post)

Fri Oct 29, 2021, 03:09 PM

1. Easy peasy

he just has to find another Nazi.

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Response to Omaha Steve (Original post)

Fri Oct 29, 2021, 03:15 PM

2. Is this normal? Do judges usually do this?

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Response to Raven (Reply #2)

Fri Oct 29, 2021, 08:11 PM

5. Yes. They also order pedophiles to stay away from children. Same principle. nt

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Response to Omaha Steve (Original post)

Fri Oct 29, 2021, 05:11 PM

3. Republican dude getting called out for his lies

I wonder if he still supports THE BIG LIE like the other Republican traitors?

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Response to Omaha Steve (Original post)

Fri Oct 29, 2021, 05:32 PM

4. Republicans have no problem with disappearing witnesses. nt

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