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July 4, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Four days before the 1988 presidential election, Bureau of Prisons Director J. Michael Quinlan ordered a federal prisoner be placed in detention and barred from talking to reporters about allegations that the prisoner had once sold marijuana to now-Vice President Dan Quayle, according to a Bureau of Prisons lawyer's letter disclosed in federal court this week. In a letter to a lawyer representing convicted drug smuggler Brett C. Kimberlin, Bureau of Prisons regional counsel Carolyn A.
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January 21, 1995 | DAVID G. SAVAGE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Supreme Court agreed Friday to consider reviving a politically charged lawsuit that alleges federal officials conspired on the eve of the 1988 election to silence an inmate who claims to have sold drugs to a young Dan Quayle in the 1970s. If the justices overturn the lower court, the lawsuit would be cleared for trial, reviving allegations at a time when the former vice president could be campaigning for the 1996 Republican presidential nomination. No one disagrees that on Nov.
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October 17, 1992 | From Associated Press
The Justice Department said Friday its inspector general will investigate allegations that a federal prisoner was silenced during the 1988 campaign when he sought to publicly charge that he once sold marijuana to Vice President Dan Quayle. Inspector General Richard J. Hankinson agreed to conduct an investigation to determine why Bureau of Prisons Director J.
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October 17, 1992 | From Associated Press
The Justice Department said Friday its inspector general will investigate allegations that a federal prisoner was silenced during the 1988 campaign when he sought to publicly charge that he once sold marijuana to Vice President Dan Quayle. Inspector General Richard J. Hankinson agreed to conduct an investigation to determine why Bureau of Prisons Director J.
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July 6, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
The Bureau of Prisons denied that an inmate was held incommunicado four days before the 1988 presidential election to silence his allegation that he sold marijuana to Vice President Dan Quayle. The prisoner, held in a federal prison in El Reno, Okla., was placed in a special punishment cell on the orders of Bureau of Prisons Director J. Michael Quinlan. But a bureau spokesman said the convict--Brett Kimberlin--was ordered into special detention because of concerns about his safety.
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January 21, 1995 | DAVID G. SAVAGE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Supreme Court agreed Friday to consider reviving a politically charged lawsuit that alleges federal officials conspired on the eve of the 1988 election to silence an inmate who claims to have sold drugs to a young Dan Quayle in the 1970s. If the justices overturn the lower court, the lawsuit would be cleared for trial, reviving allegations at a time when the former vice president could be campaigning for the 1996 Republican presidential nomination. No one disagrees that on Nov.
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October 3, 1992 | DOUGLAS FRANTZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Senate subcommittee chairman charged Friday that a federal prisoner was improperly placed in isolation on the eve of the 1988 presidential election to keep him from claiming that he sold marijuana to Dan Quayle in the 1970s. Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.), chairman of a Governmental Affairs subcommittee, said Brett Kimberlin, a convicted drug smuggler and bomber, was ordered into the "hole" by the director of the U.S.
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October 3, 1992 | DOUGLAS FRANTZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Senate subcommittee chairman charged Friday that a federal prisoner was improperly placed in isolation on the eve of the 1988 presidential election to keep him from claiming that he sold marijuana to Dan Quayle in the 1970s. Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.), chairman of a Governmental Affairs subcommittee, said Brett Kimberlin, a convicted drug smuggler and bomber, was ordered into the "hole" by the director of the U.S.
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July 6, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
The Bureau of Prisons denied that an inmate was held incommunicado four days before the 1988 presidential election to silence his allegation that he sold marijuana to Vice President Dan Quayle. The prisoner, held in a federal prison in El Reno, Okla., was placed in a special punishment cell on the orders of Bureau of Prisons Director J. Michael Quinlan. But a bureau spokesman said the convict--Brett Kimberlin--was ordered into special detention because of concerns about his safety.
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July 4, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Four days before the 1988 presidential election, Bureau of Prisons Director J. Michael Quinlan ordered a federal prisoner be placed in detention and barred from talking to reporters about allegations that the prisoner had once sold marijuana to now-Vice President Dan Quayle, according to a Bureau of Prisons lawyer's letter disclosed in federal court this week. In a letter to a lawyer representing convicted drug smuggler Brett C. Kimberlin, Bureau of Prisons regional counsel Carolyn A.
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