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Old 05-20-2009, 01:46 AM
 
Location: Where laws can be ignored due to political correctness
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In a November 2006 appearance on the "Hannity & Colmes (http://www.examiner.com/Subject-Hannity_%26_Colmes.html - broken link)" show, anti-illegal immigration activist John Monti (http://www.examiner.com/Subject-John_Monti.html - broken link) claimed the laborers attacked him, holding up their pictures while Fox displayed the phrase "Manhunt at the Border" at the bottom of the screen.

The seven men sued for defamation, claiming the broadcast made them seem like men wanted for a crime.

The appeals court found that the broadcast truthfully reported that the incident was under investigation and declared that the "Manhunt" caption was "an attention-grabbing and colorful way" of referring to Monti's personal search for the men.
Court: Day laborers can't sue Fox for defamation - Examiner.com (http://www.examiner.com/a-2018227%7ECourt__Day_laborers_can_t_sue_Fox_for_de famation.html - broken link)

Ha Ha! Now that they've wasted our tax money let's send them home where they should sue their governments for not providing for them.

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Old 05-20-2009, 06:15 AM
 
Location: San Diego
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Court: Day laborers can't sue Fox for defamation - Examiner.com (http://www.examiner.com/a-2018227%7ECourt__Day_laborers_can_t_sue_Fox_for_de famation.html - broken link)

Ha Ha! Now that they've wasted our tax money let's send them home where they should sue their governments for not providing for them.

No no, there are many people who thinks it's like winning a prize just for evading Border Patrol to get here. Cross the line, win a prize which is tax payer money in various forms.
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Old 05-20-2009, 08:52 AM
 
Location: The Wine Country, CA
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Looks like their "Get Rich Quick" scam didn't pay off after all.. Oh wait, they got $30,000, Now GO BACK To Mexico, buy your house and leave us alone!
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Old 05-20-2009, 09:22 AM
 
Location: Maryland
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Looks like their "Get Rich Quick" scam didn't pay off after all.. Oh wait, they got $30,000, Now GO BACK To Mexico, buy your house and leave us alone!
Exactly!
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