FBI agents descended on the rural home of a Catholic author and pro-life sidewalk counselor Friday morning, and arrested him for an alleged violation of the Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances “FACE” Act while his terrified seven children looked on “screaming.”
The subject had no criminal record, nor any history of violence, and had already agreed to turn himself in if a decision was made to bring charges against him, despite the baselessness of the charges. According to some legal experts, the raid was an attempt to intimidate and humiliate an opponent of the Biden regime.
Mark Houck is the founder and president of The King’s Men, an “authentically Catholic and unapologetically masculine” apostolate opposes pornography and promotes Christian virtues among men in the United States and Europe.............To Read More....
As many as 22 lawmakers have called upon Attorney General Merrick Garland to provide an explanation as to why the FBI allegedly sent 25-30 fully-armed agents to arrest Catholic pro-life activist Mark Houck as his “screaming” children watched in horror. Released Tuesday, the open letter spearheaded by Rep. Chip Roy (R-TX) said that the FBI should have an “extraordinary reason” for arresting Houck the way they allegedly did. The letter said:
There is much to learn about the extent of the FBI’s operations in this case, apparently since state-level charges were apparently dismissed by local authorities in Philadelphia. Surely, the FBI must have an extraordinary reason for showing up at the home of an American family, allegedly with roughly 25 heavily armed federal agents, and arresting a father in front of his seven children.
“At the moment, it appears to be an extraordinary overreach for political ends,” the letter added. The letter demanded that Merrick Garland respond by September 30.
Republican Congressman Chip Roy of Texas told Fox News that the raid against Houck is further indicative of how politicized the FBI and the Department of Justice have become under President Joe Biden...................