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Barack Obama assassination plot in Denver

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The Barack Obama assassination plot in Denver refers to an alleged plot by Shawn Robert Adolf, Tharin Robert Gartrell and Nathan Dwaine Johnson to assassinate Barack Obama, then the 2008 Democratic Party presidential nominee. The trio allegedly planned to shoot Senator Obama with a high-powered rifle during the Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado.
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    • Investigation and arrests 

    • Johnson implicates Adolf 

    • Assessment of threat 

    • Histories of alleged plotters 

    • Comparison to other cases 

    • Media coverage 

    • Criminal charges