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Re: John Ford

From: Alfred Lehmberg <alienview.nul>
Date: Wed, 8 Oct 2008 15:42:48 -0500
Archived: Wed, 08 Oct 2008 17:11:46 -0400
Subject: Re: John Ford

>From: Don Ledger <dledger.nul>
>To: To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <ufoupdates.nul>
>Date: Wed, 08 Oct 2008 14:41:53 -0300
>Subject: Re: John Ford

>>From: Kelly Freeman <Khfflsciufo.nul>
>>To: ufoupdates.nul
>>Date: Wed, 08 Oct 2008 05:47:49 -0400
>>Subject:Re: 'Happy-Camper' Abduction Stories?

>>>From: Eleanor White <ewraven1.nul>
>>>To: ufoupdates.nul
>>>Date: Sun, 05 Oct 2008 16:42:11 -0400
>>>Subject: Re: 'Happy-Camper' Abduction Stories?

>>>That's probably because imprisoning people based simply on their
>>>beliefs is totally illegal.


>>Time out...

>>First of all, John Ford took the insanity plea, lost and was
>>committed to a state hospital, Mid-Hudson Psychiatric Hospital.

>>Second, anyone familiar at all with the John Ford case knows he
>>wasn't incarcerated because of his beliefs.

>>It was the charges against him and the bizarre events that took
>>place preceding his arrest that are so controversial.

>Al Lehmberg is one of the most informed about Ford's predicament.
>He started a fund for Ford many years ago.

Thanks Don, I have to defer to Mr. Freeman - I got the lion's
share of my info from _him._ The fund is defunct, but I'm holding
300 dollars for John Ford.

>The Ford case stinks, looks trumped up as a matter of fact, and
>more to do with Ford's bringing to attention polluting practices
>of some politically powerful individual than to do with UFO

That's it in a nut-shell old friend. John Ford was furiously
investigating a corrupt and hugely powerful political boss by the
name of John Powell. John Powell could bear no such
investigation; indeed he pled "no contest" to tip-of-the-iceberg
racketeering charges later on. The _reasonable_ reader can do the

Too - maybe Mr. Freeman knows... Did John Powell spend a _day_ in

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