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“And it’s hard to see how putting elite officers on the trail of a misdemeanor offense is anything but a petty vendetta. In short, they’ve done nothing but prove Barry’s contention that law enforcement priorities in this state are skewed at best, and corrupt at their worst.” Texas Observer Full Article Here
“It was due to a Class B misdemeanor that the state’s most elite police force, the Texas Rangers, became involved in this weird, politically charged case. Their presence at the Coopers’ yesterday convinced me beyond all reasonable doubt that Texas law enforcement has a very real vendetta against these people.” TrueSlant