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    Breaking: CNN Reports Darren Wilson Did Not Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket

    Breaking: CNN Reports #Ferguson PD Officer Darren Wilson DID NOT Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket - Little Green Footballs

    Breaking: CNN Reports #Ferguson PD Officer Darren Wilson DID NOT Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket

    By Charles Johnson

    For the past couple of days, Iíve been pointing out the numerous problems in Jim Hoftís anonymously sourced claim that Ferguson PD officer Darren Wilson suffered a fractured eye socket in a purported struggle with teenager Michael Brown, and now CNN is reporting that sources close to the investigation have told them this story is completely false:

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    Reports that Ofc Darren Wilson had a bruised or fractured eye socket are false. #ferguson A source close to the investigation tells CNN
    12:42 PM - 21 Aug 2014
    Jim Hoftís claims made it all the way to Fox News, I should note. Will this finally wake people up to the fact that Hoft is a serial liar?




    As I pointed out in this article, Jim Hoft wrote that his source for the claim about the fractured eye socket was the St. Louis County Prosecutorís office. Iíve emailed the prosecutorís office asking them for comment on Hoftís claim, and will post if I receive a reply.
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    Re: Breaking: CNN Reports Darren Wilson Did Not Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket

    CNN Contradicts Fox Sources Claiming Darren Wilson Had Fractured Eye Socket | Mediaite

    So.....as usual...Dim Jim Hoft just made stuff up...

    Same as it ever was.
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    Re: Breaking: CNN Reports Darren Wilson Did Not Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket

    Cummings followed up his tweet with the following, however:

    Wilson was taken to the hospital after the shooting. He had xrays which came back negative. He was treated for a swollen face. #ferguson
    https://twitter.com/JulianCummings?o...w_p=tweetembed

    What this means is more details about the nature of the conflict between Brown and Wilson for people to fuss over.
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    Re: Breaking: CNN Reports Darren Wilson Did Not Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket

    Quote Originally Posted by Fiddytree View Post
    Cummings followed up his tweet with the following, however:



    https://twitter.com/JulianCummings?o...w_p=tweetembed

    What this means is more details about the nature of the conflict between Brown and Wilson for people to fuss over.
    So what?

    Jim Hoft posted a freaking Xray (taken from another site). He flat out lied.

    I get a swollen face during allergy season... not an orbital fracture
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    Re: Breaking: CNN Reports Darren Wilson Did Not Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket

    And, Hoft originally posted with the Univ of Iowa on the xray he took from another site.

    Then...later, he did a crappy job trying to cover it up.

    The internet wayback machine

    https://web.archive.org/web/20140819...th-mike-brown/
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    Re: Breaking: CNN Reports Darren Wilson Did Not Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket

    Quote Originally Posted by beefheart View Post
    So what?

    Jim Hoft posted a freaking Xray (taken from another site). He flat out lied.

    I get a swollen face during allergy season... not an orbital fracture
    It's not a so what situation. The swollen face may still be as a result of the same/similar physical conflict argued by the defense. I'm saying that the nature of the conflict between Brown and Wilson will probably still be debated for a while.
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    Re: Breaking: CNN Reports Darren Wilson Did Not Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket

    Quote Originally Posted by beefheart View Post
    CNN Contradicts Fox Sources Claiming Darren Wilson Had Fractured Eye Socket | Mediaite

    So.....as usual...Dim Jim Hoft just made stuff up...

    Same as it ever was.
    You are jumping the gun. There are now conflicting reports, all based on unnamed sources. That is far from a settled matter. Be patient for definitive reporting.
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    Re: Breaking: CNN Reports Darren Wilson Did Not Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket

    Quote Originally Posted by beefheart View Post
    Breaking: CNN Reports #Ferguson PD Officer Darren Wilson DID NOT Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket - Little Green Footballs

    Breaking: CNN Reports #Ferguson PD Officer Darren Wilson DID NOT Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket

    By Charles Johnson

    For the past couple of days, I’ve been pointing out the numerous problems in Jim Hoft’s anonymously sourced claim that Ferguson PD officer Darren Wilson suffered a fractured eye socket in a purported struggle with teenager Michael Brown, and now CNN is reporting that sources close to the investigation have told them this story is completely false:



    Jim Hoft’s claims made it all the way to Fox News, I should note. Will this finally wake people up to the fact that Hoft is a serial liar?




    As I pointed out in this article, Jim Hoft wrote that his source for the claim about the fractured eye socket was the St. Louis County Prosecutor’s office. I’ve emailed the prosecutor’s office asking them for comment on Hoft’s claim, and will post if I receive a reply.
    I am waiting until something credible or definitive actually comes out.I remember the low resolution video footage of Zimmeran walking into the police station and the liberal scum media claiming Zimmerman made up the claim his head was pounded into the pavement. There was the 9-11 call that was altered by CBS to make it seem as though Zimmerman had some racist motivation for calling 9-11 on Martin. The liberal scum on MSNBC were trying to claim that inaudible word on a 9-11 tape was a racist remark.
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    Re: Breaking: CNN Reports Darren Wilson Did Not Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket

    Quote Originally Posted by Redress View Post
    You are jumping the gun. There are now conflicting reports, all based on unnamed sources. That is far from a settled matter. Be patient for definitive reporting.
    The CatScan he used is made up.

    Jim Hoft's Unsourced Claim That Officer Darren Wilson Had an "Orbital Blowout Fracture of the Eye Socket" - Little Green Footballs


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    Re: Breaking: CNN Reports Darren Wilson Did Not Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket

    Quote Originally Posted by beefheart View Post
    Breaking: CNN Reports #Ferguson PD Officer Darren Wilson DID NOT Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket - Little Green Footballs

    Breaking: CNN Reports #Ferguson PD Officer Darren Wilson DID NOT Suffer a Fractured Eye Socket

    By Charles Johnson

    For the past couple of days, Iíve been pointing out the numerous problems in Jim Hoftís anonymously sourced claim that Ferguson PD officer Darren Wilson suffered a fractured eye socket in a purported struggle with teenager Michael Brown, and now CNN is reporting that sources close to the investigation have told them this story is completely false:



    Jim Hoftís claims made it all the way to Fox News, I should note. Will this finally wake people up to the fact that Hoft is a serial liar?




    As I pointed out in this article, Jim Hoft wrote that his source for the claim about the fractured eye socket was the St. Louis County Prosecutorís office. Iíve emailed the prosecutorís office asking them for comment on Hoftís claim, and will post if I receive a reply.
    How is "sources close to the investigation" and better than holts?

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