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History: Nixon Gets A Pardon-No Jail Time

It was an era in America history when it appeared the Executive Branch was getting away with breaking the law—then the following President gave a pardon to the disgraced President to “end the national division caused by Watergate.” Who was the President that signed the Pardon? 81 more words

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this day in crime history: september 8, 1935

On the day in 1935, Senator Huey “The Kingfish” Long was shot in the Louisiana State Capitol.  He died two days later of complications from the wound. 159 more words

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All Quiet on FDR's Left Wing Front...

FDR’s New Deal was under siege not only by a conservative front, but also a more extreme liberal front.  Huey Long and Father Coughlin were the strongest leaders on the liberal front to disdain the New Deal.  512 more words

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