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Plot to Murder SPLC Founder Disclosed

Posted in Hate Groups,Klan,Lawsuits,Neo-Nazi,Podcasts by Mark Potok on July 14, 2008

A new book details a formerly undisclosed 1999 plot to assassinate Morris Dees, co-founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), and possibly also to blow up the center. Written by FBI agent Tym Burkey and informant Dave Hall, Into the Devil’s Den describes how Hall, after penetrating the neo-Nazi Aryan Nations group in Ohio […]

Racist Lawyer Makes New Bid for Board of Heritage Group

Posted in Neo-Confederate by Heidi Beirich on July 11, 2008

Notorious white supremacist lawyer Kirk D. Lyons has thrown his hat in the ring again for a spot on the Sons of Confederate Veterans (SCV) General Executive Council, the national governing board for a group representing male descendants of Confederate veterans. Lyons, who was married at the neo-Nazi Aryan Nations compound by that group’s now […]

Ex-Cop Linked To Aryan Nations Gets 52 Months For Bomb Making

Posted in Neo-Nazi by David Holthouse on June 25, 2008

The “Hapless neo-Nazi of the Month” award goes to Paul Anthony Palmer, Jr.. The former Pittsburgh police officer was sentenced June 20 to 52 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to possessing an unregistered explosive device—namely the homemade bomb that blew off Palmer’s left hand last May. According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, police responded […]