FBI gives evidence to tie militia to Gov. Whitmer plotters
October 7, 2022
Prosecutors on Friday played secretly recorded audio from a 2020 meeting in the basement of a vacuum shop as they tried to show jurors how a paramilitary group was connected to a plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.
It was contemptuous talk about police and politicians in the makeshift home of Adam Fox — who was recently convicted of conspiring to abduct Whitmer — as a step toward kicking off a U.S. civil war, known to extremists as the "boogaloo." The FBI intervened in the fall of 2020.
Joe Morrison, Paul Bellar and Pete Musico, members of a group called the Wolverine Watchme...