Groom beaten by cops at his wedding

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DES MOINES— A groom was arrested at his own wedding reception over the weekend. Now some guests say police beat the groom while he was handcuffed. A mug shot of Jake Twombly shows his eye swollen shut and blood coming from his nose.

According to the police report written by an off duty, uniformed officer working security at the reception, Twombly was drunk and pushed his groomsman, Travis Cullen “So hard he lost his balance knocking over a ceramic column breaking it and into me sitting on a stool against the wall”. The report then says Twombly “Was trying to fight everyone.” The officer immediately called for back up

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Jason Rink is the Editor-in-Chief of The Liberty Voice. Executive Director of the Foundation for a Free Society. He is the producer and director of Nullification: The Rightful Remedy, and the author of “Ron Paul: Father of the Tea Party” the biography of Congressman Ron Paul. See more of his work at his writing at and his film production work at

1 Comment

  1. Bob Marshall

    August 2, 2011 at 11:19 am

    One day America is going to wake up and realize the police are not the police they once were in the past. I grew up trusting and respecting them. Never again! America now has its own Gestapo and with SWAT we have the SS.

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