Authorities pulled them over because they had shot out the window of a church and used sidewalk chalk to draw racially motivated words, the numbers 14 and 88 and a swastika on Cowart's car...
"activities that involve violent… or life-threatening acts… that are a violation of the criminal laws of the United States or of any State and… appear to be intended (i) to intimidate or coerce a civilian population; (ii) to influence the policy of a government by intimidation or coercion; or (iii) to affect the conduct of a government by mass destruction, assassination, or kidnapping; and… (C) occur primarily within the territorial jurisdiction of the United States… [or]… (C) occur primarily outside the territorial jurisdiction of the United States…" *
May 1, 2008
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
U.S. Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20530-0001
I understand alcohol and tobacco going together, and I understand firearms and explosives going together, but I don't get how all four of these things go together. Why are these things regulated under one agency?
And shouldn't your name be the ATFE if you also deal with explosives?
And my last comment, aren't you the one agency that really doesn't need a kids' section on its website? Besides, it's not very good.
Christopher L. Jorgensen
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