Mary Sanchez

Sanchez: Heartland terrorists want Trump fans on their jury

Sanchez: Heartland terrorists want Trump fans on their jury

Call it the deplorables' defense.

Three men in Southwest Kansas who plotted to kill Muslims believe they cannot get a fair trial unless there are hardcore right-wingers on the jury.

Luckily, Curtis Wayne Allen, Patrick Eugene Stein and Gavin Wayne Wright were thwarted in their attempt to blow up an apartment complex and a mosque in Garden City, Kan., hoping to kill significant numbers of Somali immigrants.

They said their goal was a "bloodbath" to "wake people up" to the idea that the nation is being overrun by foreigners. The men referred to the Somali refugees as "cockroaches." They had stockpiled weapons and researched chemical...

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