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Old 12-13-2007, 09:33 AM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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NEW YORK — Federal authorities have subpoenaed financial records and employees in an apparent probe of the Rev. Al Sharpton's 2004 presidential bid, nonprofit civil rights group, and for-profit businesses, a newspaper reported Thursday.

As many as 10 Sharpton associates were subpoenaed Wednesday to testify before a federal grand jury in Brooklyn Dec. 26, his lawyer told the Daily News.

http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,316660,00.html
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Old 12-13-2007, 09:57 AM
 
Location: Looking East and hoping!
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What took them so long? Rev. Al is a sham-hope Rev. Jackson is next.
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Old 12-13-2007, 10:20 AM
 
Location: Savannah GA/Lk Hopatcong NJ
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It's only way past due
He's nothing but a shakedown artist
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Old 12-13-2007, 10:26 AM
 
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Of course somehow, the democrats will make this a rightwing conspiracy to get Sharpton.
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Old 12-13-2007, 01:41 PM
 
Location: Pocono Mts.
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Or Sharpton will cry "RACISM!"
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Old 12-13-2007, 04:32 PM
 
Location: Sitting on a bar stool. Guinness in hand.
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Couldn't happen to a nicer guy.
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Old 12-13-2007, 09:30 PM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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News Update, Sharpton Outraged Over Financial Probe.

NEW YORK - The Rev. Al Sharpton angrily denounced federal authorities Thursday for investigating him and his civil rights organization, suggesting that the Justice Department was retaliating against him for his civil rights advocacy.

"I have probably been under every investigation known to man and I can't remember a time that I've not been under investigation," Sharpton said at the Harlem headquarters of his civil rights organization.

http://home.peoplepc.com/psp/newssto...213-1881101336
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Old 12-13-2007, 11:23 PM
 
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News Update, Sharpton Outraged Over Financial Probe.

NEW YORK - The Rev. Al Sharpton angrily denounced federal authorities Thursday for investigating him and his civil rights organization, suggesting that the Justice Department was retaliating against him for his civil rights advocacy.

"I have probably been under every investigation known to man and I can't remember a time that I've not been under investigation," Sharpton said at the Harlem headquarters of his civil rights organization.

http://home.peoplepc.com/psp/newssto...213-1881101336
I know lots of people OUTRAGED because they get audited a year..

But if he's ALWAYS under investigation, what makes him so outraged over this one, vs the other ones.. mmmm
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