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We're sick of reposting these examples to the always available hypocrites in MN who bemoan "gun violence."

We hereby dismantle ANY argument from ANY Minnesota public official, representative or activist who calls for new gun laws and more gun control.

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You ALLOWED this to happen and then called it righteous while you left residents of Minneapolis and St. Paul defenseless and terrorized.
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GANG MEMBER Jaqwan Lamar House was given plea deals in at least two gun cases leaving him free to commit more violent crimes.

HE SHOULD HAVE BEEN IN PRISON.
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Terry Lorenzo Brown, the St. Paul Truck Park mass shooter SHOULD HAVE BEEN IN PRISON.

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Shivon Lee McCall indiscriminately fired shots in Uptown Minneapolis.

She was tossed a plea deal. ZERO time to serve.

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Keith Dawson, a multi-time convicted VIOLENT FELON was repeatedly spun through the revolving door of Minnesota's system until he instigated a gun battle that KILLED A CHILD.

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Multi-time convicted felon Danial Michael Levercom, Jr., who is prohibited from possessing firearms, was NOT charged with felon in possession after being found with a gun in Hennepin County.

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"... Between 2013 and 2019, judges and prosecutors chose to NOT sentence minimum prison sentences in felony firearm cases 40% of the time.”

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Repeat violent offender Abdimalik Hassan Abi was given a stayed sentence on a "mandatory" 5-year sentence for felon in possession of a firearm. He was repeatedly spun through Minnesota's revolving door to continue committing crimes.

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Teigre Ramone Collins' 5-year 'mandatory' sentence on felon in poss'n of a firearm was stayed in November. Because MN is totally serious about gun crime.

He was just arrested after robbing/carjacking a Door Dash delivery driver at gunpoint in Duluth.
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Troy Paris Payton
Five year "mandatory" minimum sentence on felon in possession of a firearm STAYED. Mille Lacs County.

Now charged in a new case with felon in possession.

Because Minnesota is totally serious about gun crime. Image
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Mack Denaro Brown recently convicted on multiple felonies which will be served concurrently. In the PLEA BARGAIN, a charge of felon in possession of a firearm, requiring a mandatory 5-year sentence, WAS DISMISSED.
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Brooklyn Park felon Markyse Maurice Wells has been federally indicted for possessing a firearm and a Glock "switch" that renders a gun to fire automatically, i.e. machine gun.

Of course, @MNCourts heretofore gave him stays on his prior violent crimes.
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Violent felon Deandre Amaud Harrington was offered a plea bargain dismissing charges of felon in possession of a firearm in TWO CASES in 2019.

He has gone on to be charged with NUMEROUS new crimes in several cases creating multiple victims. Image
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Yusuf Ahmed Yusuf of Eden Prairie shot his friend in the head inside an apartment while making a Snapchat video (prolly trying to pretend he's a gangster while endangering everyone around), yet he was only charged with reckless discharge of a firearm.
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Guled Omar Farah has a history of violent crimes.
Convicted in 2020 on Felon in Possession of Firearm ("mandatory" 5 yrs).
Spun out on stayed sentence. Has had several probation violation warrants issued since, but probation not revoked.

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Known gang member Gregory Dwayne Hamilton got a slap on the wrist in 2020 with a stayed sentence for a shooting at Winner Gas. Now he's in custody for 1st degree murder ++ related to a series of murders and shootings in north #Mpls last year.

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Dajion Jakar Strickling received a stay on his 5-year "mandatory minimum" felon in possession conviction by Judge Wm Koch. Subsequently charged in several felony cases with violating no contact orders.
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Courvoisier Corleone Prewitt convicted in 2017 on 5 violent felony counts related to gunplay - his sentence was STAYED. He's had several warrants and a probation violation since then and the stay has not been revoked.
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Jasmine Latrice Simmons-Brown pointed a gun at a carwash attended while her wife and child were with her. Her 36-month felony prison sentence was stayed by...... oh, Judge Martha Holton Dimick πŸ™„ who is running for Hennepin County Attorney.

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Daniel Curtis Elmberg convicted April 2019 on Felon in Possession of Firearm.
MANDATORY MINIMUM 5 yrs STAYED despite violent history.
Subsequently convicted on several violent crimes.
Now serving several sentences on those crimes concurrently.

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Zaid Said Mohamed charged w carrying a firearm without a permit. Failed to appear at hearing, warrant issued. Arrested on warrant. Spun out on ZERO bail 5 hours later.
Two more warrants issued on failure to appear and his release has not been revoked.
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Known gang member Jawan Contrail Carroll. In 2016 HC Atty Mike Freeman made a big show of charging dude w/multiple gang related felonies. Dismissed all charges & pled guilty to Disorderly Conduct.
Subsequently charged w murder in the #DTmpls shooting of Charlie Johnson. Image
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Gang member Farhan Musse Ibrahim was charged in 2019 in two cases with gang-related attempted murder. For some inexplicable reason he was running around in society free to commit new violent crimes. Subsequently convicted w 2nd degree assault in another shooting. Image
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Tasia Deanne White.
26 convictions. 10-time convicted felon, most violent.
Recently convicted on felon in possession of a firearm. She was granted a downward sentencing departure by Judge Paul Scoggin, AND was allowed to serve three separate felony sentences concurrently Image
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Omar Fuad Abdi
Previously convicted on Felony Terroristic Threats after threatening to shoot up #Hopkins school.

Received a STAYED sentence.

Subsequently convicted on 8 felonies in 5 cases, including violent crimes. Some of the new convictions stayed, others concurrent. Image
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NOTE: This thread only scratches the surface of the numerous violent offenders we've posted who've been spun through the door to create more victims. We're focusing this thread on gun related crimes & charges that have not been treated seriously by prosecutors or @MNCourts.
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We will continuously add to this thread examples of gun criminals who have been spun through Minnesota's revolving door with few or zero consequences.

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Ask your reps why prosecutors coddle gang members.
Ask why judges stay sentences and spin gang members out the door.
Ask why gun crimes are not taken seriously in #MN.
All while our fake "leaders" bemoan the rise in "gun crimes."
Shove this in their face next time they cry.
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Oh, and thanks so much to @MNCourts for this one.
Kenyatta Buckles previously used a shotgun in several armed robberies, beat and terrorized the victims.

Received a stay of imposition in a plea deal.

Went on to become a serial rapist.

Good job.
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Violent offender Nicholas Robert Briski-Smith was previously convicted in Minnesota on possession of a short-barreled shotgun. He was tossed a plea deal, of course. Credited with time served.

Now federally charged in a new gun case.
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Minnesota could not be more serious about tackling gun crime.

Right @SenRonLatz, @epmurphymn??

Maybe just one more law that your regime can ignore will do the trick, huh??

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Violent, predatory offender Cornell Oneal Young, 15 priors including 7 felonies.
Convicted on felon in poss'n of a firearm.
Despite history, his 60-mos prison sentence was stayed in a downward departure. 14 mos later, charged in new gun poss'n case.
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Christopher Lee Schimmelman, 03/28/1997
Convicted in 2017 on felony poss'n of a firearm w an altered/missing serial number. He rec'd a stay of imposition. Several warrants & probation violations and the stay hasn't been revoked.
Now in custody on felon in poss'n of a firearm. Image
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Lifelong violent offender Leontawan Lentez Holt was given a downward departure on a "mandatory" 5-yr sentence to 36 mos on felon in poss'n of a firearm in July 2020.

Now charged in an April 2022 murder in #UptownMpls.

HE SHOULD HAVE BEEN IN PRISON.
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Thomas Lenard Hunter was left free to kill by Minnesota's weak criminal justice system and
@MNCourts.
Hunter received a STAYED sentence on felon in possession of a firearm in 2015. He subsequently racked up numerous felonies and killed a man.

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Cody Wayne White, 04/17/1979

White had at least six prior felony convictions, including violent crimes, when he was convicted on felon in possession of a firearm.

His 72-month sentence was stayed by Mille Lacs County Judge Sarah E Hennesy.

Totes serious about gun crime. Image
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Cody Wayne White was subsequently convicted on 1st degree aggravated robbery (after receiving the stayed sentence), and is now a wanted fugitive.
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Montreal Bernard Christensen, 20.
Convicted on felon in possession of firearm + 3rd degree assault in May.

Despite a prior conviction on a violent crime, Judge Catherine A. Trevino stayed the 60-month gun sentence.

Because Minnesota is totally serious about gun crime.
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Multi-time felon charged in the June shooting homicide of Taleen Tanna in Mpls had 2 recent convictions that should have put him in prison, including a gun crime.
Instead, Laundelle Jackson remained free on stayed prison sentences from MN judges.
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Tashawn Powell, 17, was on "probation" for a gun charge & failed to appear in court 4 times as part of probation.

Now charged w 2nd degree murder for allegedly shooting Fred Ulysses Walker, 15, at a #MplsDowntown LTR station on Aug. 2, 2022.

alphanews.org/teen-who-alleg…
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Shamar Alon Ramon Lark, convicted in April 2022 on gross misdemeanor carry a pistol w/o permit following a shots fired incident near #UMN student housing. His 1-year sentence was stayed. Ordered to serve 2 days.

3 months later, now charged in the Mall of America shots fired. ImageImageImageImage
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UPDATE/CORRECTION on Shamar Lark's prior conviction/stay. He had TWO gun cases last year. The stay was on a RamseyCo case (from 9/11/21).

On the UMN area shots fired (from 3/26/21), he received a stay of adjudication, which he rec'd AFTER being chg'd in the RamseyCo caseπŸ™„
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Wayne Deonte Akis, convicted in Sept 2012 on felon in possession/firearm. The 60-mos sentence was stayed in a dispositional departure by Judge Rosanne Nathanson. Less than a year later, charged in new case with felon in possession/firearm and 1st degree aggravated robbery. ImageImage
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Jamarcus Robert Tucker, self-admitted "gangbanger," has repeatedly had gun crimes dismissed or sentences reduced by @MNCourts in 6 different cases since Jan 2021, as recently as Jan 2022.

Now charged in the violent assault of Jack Nadeau in #MplsDowntown + felon in poss'n. Image
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Tiwan Darnell Puller, 31, St. Paul, should have been in prison on a felony conviction of felon in possession at the time he was charged with killing Alexandra Joyce Renee Perkins at W Broadway/I94 in an apparent drug/alcohol fueled high-speed crash.
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Justin Michael Kittleson was convicted on TWO separate gun crimes in Hennepin County in June & August 2022. Both convictions STAYED including felony 2nd degree assault where he fired a gun at someone.

Now charged w/armed carjacking & shots fired.
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James Lee Norgaard is a chronic offender who had several open cases with numerous felony charges when he was sentenced in May 2022 for illegally possessing a gun. He was sentenced to time served & spun out the door.
Now charged with several felonies.

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Lamont Michael Perez Evans, 05/17/1989. Lengthy history of felony convictions, yet on his 6th felony conviction, for felon in possession of a firearm, he was tossed a plea deal & rec'd a downward sentencing departure by Judge Ellen L. Maas.

MN is totes serious abt gun crime. Image

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One shot multiple times.
Ten rounds heard.
Near 83rd and Penn Ave S
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Reason 88,752 why we NEVER link to mainstream #MNmedia.

LIES.
OUTRIGHT LIES.
FALSE NARRATIVES.
AND COMPLETE BULLSH*T.

Once again, @StarTribune and @smontemayor are trying to manufacture consent and faux outrage to support their puppet masters' agendas.

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@StarTribune & @smontemayor want you to believe that stolen guns & straw purchased guns are "legally bought guns" being used in crimes.

These are outright lies and false narratives.

Straw purchasing, dealing arms without a license, and burglary/stealing ARE NOT LEGAL.
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Furthermore, @StarTribune and @smontemayor have MISERABLY FAILED in their duty to tell you the truth about the overwhelming failures in our @MNCourts systems that have led to most of the tragedies they listed in this piece of rotten tripe "reporting."
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Nov 22
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Augustus β€˜AJ’ Matthew Sirleaf Jr., 19, of Plymouth has been charged in last week's shooting murder of Yaseen Thomas Johnson, 17, outside a Plymouth apt complex.
Charges say Sirleaf planned a robbery over a shoe sale meet-up and shot Johnson in the head and back.
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Accomplice Hans Madave, 19, of New Hope is still on the loose.
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The driver of the getaway vehicle, L. W., who was arrested last week has been released without charges even though he told police Sirleaf told him he was planning a robbery and fully participated with Sirleaf's instructions before the robbery.

DEMAND @HennepinAtty charge L.W.
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Shotspotter activation x 13 rounds.
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Police told the dispatcher there's been "a lot of criminal activity in that area today. Send another car."

Now it's a reported shooting.

18:05
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Nov 5
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Report of shots fired at 19xx 1st Ave S.
Police arrived and found casings.

21:05
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Sounds like this shooting vicitm is related to this shots fired.
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