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MARINE WILL APPEAL EXPULSION

April 12, 2012

A Camp Pendleton Marine who faces expulsion for making disparaging comments about President Barack Obama on Facebook is prepared to take his case all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court, he and one of his attorneys said. Sgt. Gary Stein, 26, of Temecula will return to federal court Friday morning to seek a preliminary […]

Tea Party Marine talks about new court hearing

April 12, 2012

A Camp Pendleton Marine who faces expulsion for making disparaging comments about President Barack Obama on Facebook is prepared to take his case all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court, he and one of his attorneys said. Sgt. Gary Stein, 26, of Temecula will return to federal court Friday morning to seek a preliminary […]

Soledad O’Brien interviews Gary Kreep and Sgt. Stein

April 11, 2012

THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT. THIS COPY MAY NOT BE IN ITS FINAL FORM AND MAY BE UPDATED. (COMMERCIAL BREAK) SOLEDAD O’BRIEN, CNN ANCHOR: Welcome, everybody. Our STARTING POINT this morning, George Zimmerman asking for money. The man who shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin has a Web site now where he asks for financial […]

‘Tea Party’ Marine should be expelled for anti-Obama online comments, military panel finds

April 11, 2012

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. — A military panel recommended Thursday night that US Marine Gary Stein be expelled over online criticism of President Obama. A three-person panel handed down the decision after a 13-hour hearing at Camp Pendleton. A final ruling on Stein’s future is now in the hands of San Diego Marine Corps Recruit Depot […]

Anti-Obama Marine heading back to federal court

April 11, 2012

SAN DIEGO — A Camp Pendleton Marine who is fighting expulsion from the Corps for his criticism of President Barack Obama on Facebook returned to federal court Friday, hours after a military panel unanimously found him guilty of misconduct and recommended he be given an other-than-honorable discharge. Attorneys for Sgt. Gary Stein, 26, of Temecula, are […]

Marine who criticized Obama says hearing board ignored law

April 11, 2012

The Marine sergeant facing discharge because of critical comments about President Obama says the board that recommended his dismissal ignored the law and instead relied on “personal opinion.” “I believe it was more based on personal opinion on the three members than it was based on the legalities of the case,” Sgt. Gary Stein told CNN […]

Marine will fight discharge over Obama comments

April 11, 2012

(CNN) — A Marine facing discharge over criticism of President Barack Obama on a Facebook page he administers will fight in military and civilian courts, his attorney said Tuesday. A military board recommended last week that Sgt. Gary Stein be given an other-than-honorable discharge on grounds that he violated “good order and discipline” by calling Obama […]

Anti-Obama Marine Speaks Out…

April 11, 2012

(CNN) In a “Starting Point with Soledad O’Brien” exclusive, Marine Sergeant Gary Stein and his attorney Gary Kreep, Executive Director of the United States Justice Foundation, explain to Soledad why this case cuts to the heart of the First Amendment and one’s right to free speech. There were two comments that were potentially in violation […]

Marine Stein’s Attorney gives statement on pending discharge for Facebook post on Obama

April 10, 2012

This is a CleanTV special report. I’m Jerry McGlothlin. While off-duty, Marine Sergeant Gary Stein has been somewhat outspoken about his disapproval of a number of policies of Barack Obama. In particular, he said that he would refuse to obey an unlawful order and he gave the example of being ordered to confiscate the guns […]

Marine Faces Dishonorable Discharge over Facebook Posts Critical of Obama

April 10, 2012

This is a CleanTV special report. I’m Jerry McGlothlin. While off-duty, Marine Sergeant Gary Stein has been somewhat outspoken about his disapproval of a number of policies of Barack Obama. In particular, he said that he would refuse to obey an unlawful order and he gave the example of being ordered to confiscate the guns […]

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