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Did cartel threats really preempt protest for Marine jailed in Mexico?
Did cartel threats really preempt protest for Marine jailed in Mexico?

It was the blockade that couldn't drive straight. On Saturday, unknown numbers of Americans angry about the Mexican incarceration of former Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, illegal immigration and a bunch of other stuff, were supposed to drive to ports of entry between Mexico and the United States, turn off their engines and form a blockade. Stasyi Barth, the 41-year-old Lake Elsinore housewife who dreamed up the protest pictured patriots stepping from their cars, waving American flags and forcing officials on both sides of the border to act. Nevermind the Mexican judicial system! Nevermind the intense debate about illegal immigration! Nevermind the billions already spent securing...

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