Alberto Gonzales

  • News

    August 26, 2010
  • News

    October 8, 2009

    FBI tries to deport Muslim man for refusing to be an informant

    After Imam Foad Farahi declined to become a federal informant, the government tried to destroy him.

  • News

    March 12, 2009

    Judge, Jury, and Dictator

    Liberty City Six Judge Joan Lenard refuses to pay a P.I. after he speaks out.

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2009

    Ridiculous Bush-Era 'Liberty City Six' Case Just Won't Die

    Change may have come to Washington but the Bush era in all its absurd, truth-defying glory is alive and well in Miami's federal courthouse.This morning, the third case kicked off against six Miami men who are accused of plotting to blow up the Sears Tower and FBI offices. When they were arrested in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2007

    Liberty City Seven Trial Begins!

    Forget about OJ -- opening arguments in the trial of the “Liberty City 7” are underway and already, the case looks like it will afford one of the zaniest, glimpses into our government’s war on terror yet – as if Operation Iraq Freedom weren’t enough of a circus. The seven have been charge ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2007

    Miami Immigration Judge a Would-Be Pol

    An article in Monday's Washington Post analyzed the appointment of immigration judges since 2004 and found that many of the 37 judges chosen under Attorney General Alberto Gonzalez had political ties to the Republican party. Their analysis also revealed that of the appointees with background in immi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2007

    Ex-FBI Agent Back in Court

    John Connolly – a 66-year-old retired FBI agent who is awaiting trial in Miami on murder charges – told a judge Tuesday that his lawyer, Manny Casabielle, wasn’t spending enough quality time with him. “I have no problem with his ability to defend me,” Connolly told Judge Barbara Areces in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2007

    Feds Crack Down on Kiddie Porn in SoFla

    The State Attorney's Office announced this week that over the course of the past six months, "Project Safe Childhood," a program designed by Attorney General Alberto Gonzalez to crack down on Internet-related child exploitation in South Florida, sparked 66 investigations. Of the 66 cases, 58 i ... More >>

  • News

    October 19, 2006

    Mock Trial

    Miamis immigration judges are not interested in your problems

  • News

    June 29, 2006

    Lights! Camera! Terrorists!

    The federal indictment against the so-called Liberty City 7 was TV at its finest