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    President TrumpDonald John TrumpWayfair refutes QAnon-like conspiracy theory that its trafficking children Stone rails against US justice system in first TV interview since Trump commuted his sentence Federal appeals court rules Trump admin cant withhold federal grants from California sanctuary cities MORE on Tuesday defended a St. Louis couple that went viral after they stood outside their home brandishing weapons as a group of protesters marched by their house. They were going to be beat up badly, if they were...
    Mark and Patricia McCloskey went viral in June for pointing guns at anti-racist protesters who marched past their home in St. Louis. Associated Press A lawyer representing Mark and Patricia McCloskey told Forbes that the St. Louis couple has received more than 50 offers to replace a rifle that was taken by local authorities under a search warrant.  The McCloskeys went viral last month after they were caught on video pointing what appeared to be a semiautomatic rifle with...
    Tuesday on Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) reacted to St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner’s decision to proceed with a case against Mark and Patricia McCloskey, two St. Louis residents that rose to immediate fame when they were capture on camera using firearms to defend their home. Hawley slammed Gardner, calling her actions a “horrific miscarriage of justice.” “This is an epic abuse of power,” he said. “I can’t imagine on what grounds this couple would...
    Mark McCloskey, the St. Louis lawyer who defended his home from a gang of protesters only to be vilified by some as threat, said Monday that most of the media is in the mob’s pocket. “You know, the traditional media is right behind the mob,” McCloskey told Fox News’ “Tucker Carlson Tonight.” “We are not allowed to use that word anymore — the large crowd of angry people — and are supporting these entities which are from my understanding Marxist...
    Mark McCloskey, the St. Louis attorney who went viral last month for defending his property from an encroaching mob, revealed Monday that he and his wife, Patricia, may be indicted shortly. My attorney advised me not to be on the show tonight because the rumor is that we are going to be indicted shortly, McCloskey told Fox News host Tucker Carlson. Mark McCloskey with Fox News host Tucker Carlson. (Image source: YouTube screenshot) As TheBlaze reported, local authorities...
    Twelve Republican lawmakers wrote a letter to Attorney General William Barr late last week demanding that the Department of Justice take “decisive action” to protect American’s rights from “mob rule.” The letter came in response to the recent incident in St. Louis where two homeowners — Mark and Patricia McCloskey — who stood armed outside the front door of their home to defend their property from a large group of demonstrators who had entered their private neighborhood. Authorities later returned...
            by Jake Dima  GOP lawmakers wrote a letter to Attorney General William Barr Friday, urging the protection of the firearm rights of the St. Louis couple that saw their guns confiscated after they went viral for defending their home against demonstrators, according to reports. Mark and Patricia McCloskey were seen in a video brandishing a M16A2-style rifle and small handgun outside of their home as demonstrators broke through a private gate and encroached on their property...
    THE ST LOUIS couple who had a standoff with Black Lives Matters protesters have received offers of free AR-15 rifles after their guns were seized by police. The lawyer who represents the gun-totting couple said some 50 people have reached out and offered to replace their seized weapons. 5 Mark and Patricia McCloskey claimed they felt threatened by BLM protestersCredit: Reuters In June, Mark, 63, and Patricia McCloskey, 61, stood armed outside their mansion as protesters massed outside. The pair...
    Mark McCloskey, the homeowner who defended his St. Louis home recently from a large mob of demonstrators, told Fox News on Monday that he excepts to be “indicted shortly.” The segment came after St. Louis law enforcement officials served a warrant on the McCloskeys late last week and confiscated the rifle that he used to defend his home. “The police were really very professional and very nice,” McCloskey said. “The cops that came out to issue the search warrant on...
    The St. Louis couple who went viral for brandishing a rifle and a handgun at Black Lives Matter protesters last month are getting offers for a free AR-15, an attorney claims. Personal-injury attorneys Mark and Patrick McCloskey, who were caught on video June 28 protecting their St. Louis mansion with guns as protesters marched toward the home of Mayor Lyda Krewson, have received at least 50 offers for an AR-15 since their weapons were seized by police over the weekend,...
    GOP lawmakers wrote a letter to Attorney General William Barr Friday, urging the protection of the firearm rights of the St. Louis couple that saw their guns confiscated after they went viral for defending their home against demonstrators, according to reports. Mark and Patricia McCloskey were seen in a video brandishing a M16A2-style rifle and small handgun outside of their home as demonstrators broke through a private gate and encroached on their property line in June. Police executed a search...
    The armed St. Louis couple who brandished guns during a Black Lives Matter protest have received at least 50 offers to replace the AR-15 seized by cops.  Mark and Patricia McCloskeys attorney Joel Schwartz told Forbes a Missouri gun store was among those to have made the offers, which they are kindly refuting.  The couple, who are personal injury lawyers, were caught on video brandishing guns as demonstrators walked past their Renaissance palazzo-style home on June 28 while headed to protest outside...
    Patricia McCloskey and her husband Mark McCloskey draw their firearms on protestors. Lawrence Bryant/File Photo/Reuters On June 28, St. Louis couple Mark and Patricia McCloskey drew national attention when they brandished guns at Black Lives Matter protesters walking down their street. An article by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch revealed the McCloskeys, both personal injury attorneys, have nearly constantly sued other people and ordered people off their property, threatened neighbors at gunpoint and more. One incident in 2013 involved...
    THE ST Louis couple who pointed guns at Black Lives Matter protesters have been accused of being anti-gay and repeatedly sued their neighbors. Mark, 63, and Patricia McCloskey, 61, last month turned firearms on protesters massed outside their home in a gated community after fearing for their safety. 3 The couple became infamous last month Mark McCloskey sued a former employer for wrongful termination and his sister, father and his father’s caretaker for defamation. The couple have been in a...
    Personal-injury attorneys Mark and Patricia McCloskey entered the national spotlight like the ultimate expression of white privilege, waving their weapons toward peaceful protesters whose crime was walking down a sidewalk. Republicans immediately tried to make the pair heroes of the Second Amendment, valiantly defending their home by pointing the weapons in the face of Americans who had the audacity to not be rich and white. So it will probably come as a relief to everyone that they turn out to be...
    Twelve Republican members of Congress have written to U.S. Attorney General William Barr, arguing in defense of the Second Amendment rights of a Missouri couple whose rifle and handgun are now in the possession of local authorities. Mark and Patricia McCloskey, who made national headlines in late June when they took up arms to defend their home from protesters who entered their St. Louis neighborhood, had their rifle seized Friday when local police executed a search warrant. Then on Saturday,...
    St. Louis police on Friday seized a gun at the home of Mark and Patricia McCloskey, who were photographed outside their home pointing weapons at Black Lives Matter protesters in an image that went viral. Police said they were executing a search warrant when they seized a semi-automatic .223 caliber rifle, which matches the description of the weapon Mark McCloskey was seen holding.    St. Louis Police Sergeant Keith Barrett said the weapon was seized as part of the investigation...
    By Sarah Teague ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Lawyer Albert Watkins on Saturday turned over to police what he said was the handgun that city resident Patricia McCloskey had waved at protesters June 28. Police served a search warrant Friday at the Portland Place home of Mark and Patricia McCloskey and seized the rifle that Mark McCloskey had brandished that evening. The couple made national headlines after they stood in their yard holding a rifle and a handgun and shouted at...
    Mark and Patricia McCloskey, the St. Louis couple who pointed guns at protesters, have a long history of suing their neighbors, a lengthy investigation by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch found. The newspaper found that the two personal injury lawyers have been in litigation with their gated neighborhood almost continually since they moved into their home in 1988, which they obtained after winning a lawsuit. The McCloskeys filed suits over small neighborhood issues, such as accusing neighbors of breaking neighborhood rules...
    Two attorneys in St. Louis who pointed firearms at Black Lives Matter protesters had one of their guns seized by a city prosecutor who executed a search and seizure warrant on Friday. Their other gun was surrendered to police on Saturday. Personal injury attorneys Mark McCloskey and Patricia McCloskey went viral in late June after being caught on video holding what appears to be an AR-15 style rifle and an extremely small pistol, respectively. The rifle is now in...
    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Authorities executed a search warrant at the St. Louis mansion of a white couple whose armed defense of their home during a recent racial injustice protest drew widespread attention, their attorney confirmed Saturday. Mark and Patricia McCloskey, who are personal injury lawyers, were caught on video brandishing guns as demonstrators walked past their Renaissance palazzo-style home on June 28 while headed to protest outside of the mayor’s home nearby. The video showed Mark McCloskey, 61, wielding...
    ST. LOUIS -- Authorities executed a search warrant at the St. Louis mansion of a white couple whose armed defense of their home during a recent racial injustice protest drew widespread attention, their attorney confirmed Saturday.Mark and Patricia McCloskey, who are personal injury lawyers, were caught on video brandishing guns as demonstrators walked past their Renaissance palazzo-style home on June 28 while headed to protest outside of the mayors home nearby. The video showed Mark McCloskey, 61, wielding a long-barreled...
    ST. LOUIS -- Authorities executed a search warrant at the St. Louis mansion of a white couple whose armed defense of their home during a recent racial injustice protest drew widespread attention, their attorney confirmed Saturday.Mark and Patricia McCloskey, who are personal injury lawyers, were caught on video brandishing guns as demonstrators walked past their Renaissance palazzo-style home on June 28 while headed to protest outside of the mayors home nearby. The video showed Mark McCloskey, 61, wielding a long-barreled...
    ST. LOUIS -- Authorities executed a search warrant at the St. Louis mansion of a white couple whose armed defense of their home during a recent racial injustice protest drew widespread attention, their attorney confirmed Saturday.Mark and Patricia McCloskey, who are personal injury lawyers, were caught on video brandishing guns as demonstrators walked past their Renaissance palazzo-style home on June 28 while headed to protest outside of the mayors home nearby. The video showed Mark McCloskey, 61, wielding a long-barreled...
    ST. LOUIS -- Authorities executed a search warrant at the St. Louis mansion of a white couple whose armed defense of their home during a recent racial injustice protest drew widespread attention, their attorney confirmed Saturday.Mark and Patricia McCloskey, who are personal injury lawyers, were caught on video brandishing guns as demonstrators walked past their Renaissance palazzo-style home on June 28 while headed to protest outside of the mayors home nearby. The video showed Mark McCloskey, 61, wielding a long-barreled...