Alleged plot against Michigan's Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is chilling

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(CNN)As a prosecutor for more than 14 years, I've seen my share of criminal complaints charging every crime in the book, from murder on down. But Thursday's FBI complaint detailing the alleged plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer and overthrow several state governments is uniquely chilling: It suggests that the...
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Feds Foil Alleged Plot To Kidnap, Kill Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer
Six suspects face federal charges of conspiracy to commit kidnapping and were arrested Wednesday. Seven more people linked to the Wolverine Watchmen militia group are in custody on state charges, officials said. Tom Wait reports.

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Gretchen Whitmer

49th Governor of Michigan
Technology played a critical role in the planning and formulation of the alleged plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, police say.
 
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A judge is seeing evidence in the alleged plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer. She tells Tony Dokoupil that continued rhetoric by President Trump..
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"CBS This Morning" co-host Tony Dokoupil hits the streets in suburban Detroit with Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer ahead of the 2020 presidential election...
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"CBS This Morning" follows Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer's voter outreach effort for our series, "At America's Crossroads," looking at 3 battleground..
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Michigan

State in the northern United States
“America’s Right to Vote” showcases Caitlin Huey-Burns’ on-the-ground reporting on voting rights and voter access in battleground states including Ohio,..
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A federal court has ruled in favor of Michigan's GOP-led legislature, upholding the state's ban on hiring transportation to bring voters to the polls.
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Vice President Mike Pence touted the administration's USMCA trade agreement with Canada and Mexico as a "win for Michigan and a win for America" during a..
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Federal Bureau of Investigation

Governmental agency belonging to the United States Department of Justice
A police officer who fatally shot Marcellis Stinnette and wounded his girlfriend Tafara Williams has been fired. The FBI has joined an investigation into the..
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