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More Than 12,000 Tweets Have Called for Trump’s Assassination Since the Inauguration

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  • More Than 12,000 Tweets Have Called for Trump’s Assassination Since the Inauguration
    by DAILYMAIL.COM REPORTER, http://www.dailymail.co.uk/
    * A Dataminr search of the keywords ‘assassinate Trump’ revealed more than 12,000 posts on Twitter since January 20
    * Former Secret Service special agent said one-offs will likely be looked over
    * Repeated threats or specific details like the time and place will raise red flags
    * Zachary Benton of Ohio has already been charged with threatening president
    * He tweeted on election day: ‘My life goal is to assassinate Trump. Don’t care if I serve infinite sentences. That man deserves to decease existing’
    * Heather Lowrey, from Louisville, Kentucky, was also being investigated

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February 6, 2017 - Posted by | GeoPolitics, Social Trends | , , ,

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