Pro-life leader sues Biden administration for ‘malicious’ arrest and prosecution
November 09, 2023
CWN Editor's Note: Mark Houck, the pro-life activist who was acquitted of federal charges, has sued the Justice Department for “malicious and retaliatory prosecution,” seeking over $4 million in damages.
After local prosecutors had declined to pursue a complaint about a confrontation outside an abortion clinincs, FBI agents arrested Houck at gunpoint in an early-morning raid on his home, and the Department of Justice pressed charges that could have brought an 11-year prison sentence. Houck was acquitted of all charges.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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