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of torce sarrant to gtoln our hone nith a SWAT lean! Thi.s was not. bhe narnEL procadura anil he tound lt qui,te trightening. as dld we. Robert .tohn oaale sEveral calls to the murt as sell as to-ocs bu! was unabLe to get an anseer a3 to Bhy policieg wele not belng tolloseil or uhy an aubborlzaEion of pollce vlolense was iEsueal. ltg alid hwever get a judge to put a hald on the oraler lar one week- That seek ou! lives tere tutned into a horritying nlghtnare !ha! has no! endeal yet. I gol a call tron lhe pastor o€ a local Ehurch {ho told Ee that tha FDt had guestioneal hl-E about me. $hr"ch he thought eas suspi.ciouE. AIso that weak I got a caU eroF a Erledd sho sorks tqr lhe electric coopany. E€ lnlomed de lbat the FBI hEd stopF€d by thelr otttcs to tell theo to nol leL Ehelr @lntenance crews 90 dear tsy hode b€causa ic sas e tissafe reEldlence'r adil thaL: ryas a "terrcrl3t." iucky for qE. becaus€ ot che t)lpq oE buglnqss f ra€ in @at o€ the daintenance cress andl olher edptoyeeg thera kneu ne and kneo nothlog could be €urther tlon thg truth. dowevs, hearhg suqh relprhe ae lhe sa6e LinE oqr baby gon uas ber,ng targeted eas extrsely eriEhl.nlng Ee! Ee ..il ny {l,Ee- $6 knes there wa5 €6ul play sooewJrere but sa dldn't knos what to tlo' Ag that tloe I eas contacted by one of the lcally hi;ed provocateuts nmail Aaroc Sennetl flho had nonths prior lrleil to talk os ilto uslng ny At thls poide intluence to get p.qpl€ to attack lh€ goverMelt. t ju3t thought I had no l{lea he sas sorktng Cor th€ govere@the ras a violent trouble cau6er lo be avoliled. 8ut now he ,as cotrin9 to ne. "s€q! I told you sotn he said. "?hey..are altaehlng your childreB now. thatrs a ftne ln the sanat re cd't Ie! lhm cEg5s. I€ they do nythl,ng to you I'n going to attaqk theE'r' he told FA. oBce egain i rqjected his prqise and lold hlo there reEE Euch belts {aye Uo deal elth !his. But hls comgnta sorrlad ne, ao I call€d a Eriend nileal Non olsdn and asked hid rhat. t shoulil tlo. Hc aawo @ tbe nMber ot a police detectlve naoed id Leath, ud aold ne to report uhat bad happened to hln. I illd so shoEtly there.fter. !'ty site and I had rcved out oe or ho@ ior tear ot being Eurprise aelackeal tn gh€ n19ht or soaethlng bGtorE ee could sort thts aU ou!- As se ssE €croblisg to resolv€ the Gtter thaouEh oua attorrey, e recond provocaCeur, qne f uas Fo! Edillar sith, traveled €rgn gu! at tosB Uo s€e De. ghl! gtry's t@e Fs Bj.lI ltullon. Ee ras by tar the Bort aggresslve of the buneh, He asked m to neel hin at a stole ln gairbanks calleal Blordles. f wasn'! surE what eor. So f asked ny 57 yar old trienat Les Usb€ to 90 clth me. t haPpenaal !o have ny 6on with @ at the tlre.

U€lvhLle qu.4ltornEy Robert John eas tsrying to tork things out wit'h Ocs- a{omal, pollcy dlctates that Phen a ffiPlalnt o€ child neglect 15 dade tbat a social worker review the case ild TbLs ls whal we eanieal !o hava happen, not lntervie* the taolly. an assauL! tod vllh Bachlne guns kLcki.ng ln our d@rs at night! Robert ,lohn tried to alrange an lnteryieu 3o we could rsolve thls tbrough noml channels bu! {as met wlth Eefusals at all leveLs. rie thoughf dld iross ny nind that the Feals could bg behjnd thls. 8ut lhe ialea of altaching lnnocent children !o Eet !o your. pqlltlcal crlLics eas 30 awful that ! thought even the Fed! uoulda't stoop lhat los. I rat Eong. Anal I $as about to tlnd aut lgst hos wrong t taq! ,davlng gottEn no$hare ta}kidg lg loqal-police, u€ dacldeal to a;k lhe-Hilieary Police 1t they could help. liy eite aad I drove'on to che Arny Post, talked in Che froat door o: the Police and asked to epeak to whoevEr vas in charge. tle s9o*e eo -*stalttqn ttaJ. creenleat ed others. we lold thBD averylhLRg lhat uaa golng on. They looked at us as lf ,e rere cltzy ual sald lb€y would cal-I ue back. They showed us to the door and !e Eelt re had ben sLighted again. Bu! the ndt alaY ve got a call EroD u !{P at the stalion nho asked to neet ui.th us. 6y Ei.le anil I Del hln i'n a park and taikeal tor several hours. rhat he told us nade our blod iun cold- He satal tha! mlnq:es aiteE *a leeg, thc fBf hafl storred ta thelr statlor aad alaandeal thclr eld€ sulvelllaace tootage. . Shere vas aone back anal aorth thab een! clear lo rctused to sureDaler na5hington, D.c. be€use Ehe !'lP's tnifiauy lhe t@ta96 to lhe FBf. .while all ot thls eas goilg on !h15 yoeg !,[P naeil stephen Glbson' wbo ras talkinE to us, bad asked an F81 agent ehau all the tugs gas abouE and who tas this schae€fer cox gri,yr lhe FBt a96nt lold HP Glbson that Schaelter Cox (ehat's ne) had bcen doitrg lots e( dltferent thlaqs and lhey had eanlaal me for a €ee yea;s but "he hadn'L d.one ilvthinE Ulegal but that didtt! aatter nos b€eause re are golng atter his goa and uhen ee try to take hin re thlnk tltab tllt be sutEj-clene to ellcit a dtliptay o[ Eorce at shlqh IDtn! ee iil]' ah6t hi4 and that wifl put an edd to ou schaalter cox probl4s.
Our hear!! sank- i{v tife turneal tEIe. It l€ a horifying thing shotr . palice ofttcer takes you asitl€ and te!15 you ' feiteial tEents ate plffiing to klU you. nhal catr you do at lbat point? I EeIt codplelely 4posed and unsate- Everylhing becee Eearf ul ild dsep alosn r slart€d to paDie. It all seared too €ar Eelched to be rEal, but tlere se vere ln the olddla ol it. I coulil no longer sleep at ni-ght and I Eaa conslaDtly on edge. I senl !o the Eedta anit lold every one sho soulil !:stan .bost rhat tas 9oi-n9 on. It dtdnrt he1p. I aaale so@ blustE.y touEh Euy cosnenLs I uoulal later regret but al1 in aU I did

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I arrLved se rere in sha4} coBtraat to tlre rctley qree tiat det us. I Es a cleao cut 6okg buain€se ne Ln slacks and a sueater, Ires f,as a Yhlte haired gatlema Yho carrled hinselt with a iligntty tha! s* fltting to hls y€ars. i{e w6re meE by a gFoup o€ no less the I inlieiilaLlngly bt"g LhugE lett by iulton and. Dennatt. Shey sl*t6d tn 1mediatel,y, teMag us how ths goverment had crossial a lina by attaeklng our chllalrEn aaa! that t'hey {ere reaaly to Eg attach lhc agwe!&st ove. lt. they rst oo to say thaf al! !,hey neetled 3a3 tor Be eo eake a plan, then uae ny. nare to draw publ1c aupgolt. Elll Fu1Eotr said he had already speat thossands ol dollars to co@ to Fairbanks prepared to do batlle wilh the Eovernnat. Nos be€ore I €ee1 too basheql tor ev@ belng Fresent toE thiE klnd of crazy talk, let ns rdeind you that all of this nonsensE is coEing fron the qioverobenE, Hone o€ this ras bom in nY aind {as about and tres zerbe anil I dtdn'L knd ohat lhit !*tiog beEore te Ehoeed up. It {as rcre or leag an {obusb. lrr,th that sai4 IeL us continue. fultod ard Benn€tl proceealeil bo push far vlolence and insisted tha! I nut nake a Flil. wh6n l"es aDd I toltl tlen plainly that ss vouldB't alo anything ot the sorg,nbt or ever, 8e Fulton lungeal at l"es ultb a knlf6 and held it to hl6 thr@t. lhen tooked at ne anal tolal ne be ras going to "sllt l,es' throatri iE I dldnrt agrEe to 90 on a violst rupage llke he rantod 6e to. I trted the bert I coutit to ca]e hia dom add h€ €vertually dial let go o€ Le3. lle got o\rt o€ there lEst haste, ild I qeve! sau Fulton or B€nnet! agaln, I sss teti€ieetl Not otr1y sag the goveEmst gol,ng afler ry chlLd but hoi lheec gqts rere saylng they sere Eor.ng to ktll qe tor retuEl,ng to co@l,t a crind. Having gotten no help at all troD dEtectLve Rax Lealh rhen ee haal ny ui€e and t decideal reported this sort oe stuff to hin wlier, to tell another Pollce offlcer, one se klew pqsonally and she l!v.d tn our area. Eis nde uas Ron nall. That avenlng ry wite and I sLoppedl by hls hou3e. He lnvlled us ln and qe talked around lhe kitcben table. I tolal hle I kngw w€ haal our pollltcal dtteerElces but the-e wela soEe crazy ald vlqlent Lrouble caEers he neetled to !@k lntg. At the tine I tu-d not know tha! those crazy violdt trorblg causerg sere In fast lrrovocalEurc worklnq for hLnl

alrl-ght conslderlng the Pregsqe I {as saler. At lhe enal ot the veek ce tent to @!rt eilh ou attorney Robert tohr to 6ort @t the u96 oe lorce earrut €or our son. a.id fr!^enals ed Ihe courlFoE ves tilleat sitb our filily
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f told tbc judg€ evarythlng lhat was gotng on and Fleaaled {tth hlts to bc reaeonable and de-escalate things. I lold hln I about- thg !ea!g, about Ehe crazy violent trgubla causds. staletl €or th€ re@ral ny oppostlion to anY aort o€ f@lishness that c41d leaal to bloodthed. I was traazLed .!d ethaastaa ud ah a Lo.€ for shat to do. Ancl this. belag threal4ed and terEorlzeal, is f,hat f got €or Etuslng to comil a cride ehs gl8h€d by undercolg agents to tlo so. After the social florke! floE ocs, ,ho ras Ln the eort@' hsrd sh!! I said I thlnk she real'iaed she had bea used as a oaHn bv the FBI. stte aqreeil !o do an I'nteryles and follor the gv wlte and I we.e relie?ea. ocs dld a eul] ;orFl'mllcies. lnvestl;ation and €6und ch€ ac4sation oE chlld neglecg to be conpte!;ly sfoundeat and closed the caae. l{€ telt llke {e had But sho rere tbese Feileral Agents out lo kltl doatAed a lqllet. us? lnd shat yere ee to do abouE thesE crazy vLolent troqble cawers? ( Also A96nEs f ) six nonths of relatlve caln pass€d. I tendeal to bullness vhiLe gartl was preg@nt sith our second chlld. In February ot ZOll eha feds would laEnch one trore waldhanded a5gault on our 6a4ily. I uas due !n court over a But eeaponr 6 cha.ge tha! was uMnat€ly allsmLssed corpletely. even Lf t had beer guiltt lt flould havE be{ ltttlE mre than a elne oe a €ev hundrea doltars. None the les+ thc FBI sar lt ag aFths opportunity to lry to bully Ee lnto comltli'ng a crlee. a the FEI ottered $350,000.00 ta whoever could 96t re to cNit crine that !e3u.!.teal Ln a convl,ctton. They sent i! a coopletely €ar but prov@aEeur waa rcre subtle Ae nareal J.R. Olsn. nes trouLle rcue lbe !ess. ae hutg arounal wherever he got the Shat chaBged as ey chance but didn't Eay nuch at tlist, February 14th court date approached. fo aatat !o eh€ erctLona] charge ot the slluationrny tirst alaught€r eas bon on Februarlt 5!ll. flhea I h€lat sy litt16 bab'l' gLrl t-n dy d8a tor the elrst tloe and l@k€d lnto hq alaep blue eyes nolhLag el$e @ttereal to aa any no!e. AII I santeat {as to be sith ay €anily anal be safe. Polltics saa oo lonqer wcrth the trouble I't ewed ne and ny fu1ly. th€ next atay J.R. Olson trackeal oe doun at ! Superbowl parly to dell,ver a ressage erofr Bil'l Fultod, the kDltE wleliling Lhug and provosateu! fron Blondles. ! was a€raial for Ny llee

I donrt knou shethar to be embarrassed by ny oun naivety or at lheir outraEeously $ethlqal praqllcEs. But at. tbe end - angery of the day I was just tryl.ng to do the right thing.
Ron:,faU brushad us off and dld nobhlng !o help. It n.kes ' sense now. but at the line I thought he Just didlnrt take us 8erlously,

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