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Broke the story this news story of a Texas prosecutor withdrawing from the Aryan Brotherhood case Dallas morning news reporter.
Take take your eyes or obtain its nice to see you thank you thank you so much up from your reporting is there more to this or was that prosecutor just afraid.
Well you know obviously the prosecutors not talking but you know -- you know yesterday morning.
He sent an email to all of the prosecutors in that case withdrawing any specifically cited security concerns.
Not talked to a number defense attorneys involved in that case and they all say he did not elaborate on those security concerns but they all believe it must be related.
To the events that have occurred in Kaufman county did they say how that case will go forward.
Well he was not the lead prosecutor on the case actually that case was.
Developed out of Washington.
DC and there's an attorney.
In Washington DC this lead prosecutor and my understanding is they'll bring in another co counsel on.
From your reporting this is is there a sense that they're shaken down some of the members of this Aryan Brotherhood and -- I know there's lot of fear out there.
There's a lot of fear I mean I know they have spoken and many members of the Aryan Brotherhood and I want to.
Be very clear here.
You know there is to my knowledge no evidence of specifically says the Aryan Brotherhood did this.
You know I've heard some speculation about Mexican cartel and you know there's other speculation about other groups.
But clearly when you have prosecutors begin to step down off cases.
I had one law enforcement officials tell me yesterday that that just send such a terrible message.
To anyone that that you know might want to escape justice.
Did you know that that's one of the things we were talking about around here.
Whether there were concerns that that people who would do harm might now start targeting law enforcement officials because this might send a message to some.
If you've done something bad will we're we're afraid of you.
Well yeah it and we live in a free society where it's not difficult to locate locate people.
Find where they live -- -- as you can see from the killing of Mike McClellan and his wife they lived in a rural area and somebody went to their house and killed them.
We'll tell it.
It briefly if you could what is the Aryan Brotherhood and what is its mission if there is such a thing.
While the -- brotherhood it was a it was a prison gang formed in Texas prisons now there there an offshoot.
A California gang.
By the same name and that this group is called aryan brotherhood of Texas.
And they basically -- into meth dealing and other forms of organized criminal activity but -- Even though -- -- quote unquote white supremacist gang there are also equal opportunity they'll deal with a you know gangs of other ethnic other ethnicities as well.
And -- eyes there's a reporter for the Dallas morning news you can see her work and and the rest of that terrific newspapers work at the Amanda commentary to see you thank you.
Thank you so much.
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