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Marine back on Facebook after controversy

5 years ago April 15, 2010 Apr 15, 2010 Thursday, April 15 2010 Thursday, April 15, 2010 7:42:47 PM CDT in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Michael Marsh

A marine from Camp Pendleton in California is back on Facebook after he took his page down for fueling a free-speech debate among the military and his superiors over his criticism of President Obama.  Sgt. Gary Stein relaunched his Armed Forces Tea Party page after meeting with military lawyers.  The American Civil Liberties Union also sent a letter urging the Marine Corps to protect Stein's right to free-speech.  Stein's page was critical of President Obama's health care reform efforts.

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