Duluth NAACP calls Obama effigy terroristic threat

The Duluth chapter of the NAACP says an effigy of President Barack Obama hung from an electronic billboard should be prosecuted as a "terroristic threat," the News Tribune reports. Police cut down the effigy after residents reported it on Election Day. The scarecrow had a mask of Obama and a noose around its neck.
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The Duluth chapter of the NAACP says an effigy of President Barack Obama hung from an electronic billboard should be prosecuted as a "terroristic threat," the News Tribune reports.

Police cut down the effigy after residents reported it on Election Day. The scarecrow had a mask of Obama and a noose around its neck.

A homeowner near Rochester also admitted that her display of a chair hung by a noose was a direct reference to President Barack Obama.

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