Protest in San Diego for Marine jailed in Mexico

ABCNEWS — A day-long protest was taking place Wednesday in San Diego in support of a former Marine imprisoned in Mexico for allegedly attempting to cross the border with firearms. The Minuteman Project was holding what it termed an assembly outside the Mexican Consulate 1549 India St. in the Little Italy between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. This comes after former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton weighed in on the situation this week, saying in an interview with Fox News she would have been aggressive in the case. “I can tell you what I would be doing,” Clinton said. “I’d be burning up the telephone wires, sending envoys — not just our ambassador, but others coming in — and talking to the highest levels of Mexican officials: Making it clear that this is really important to us.” [Read More]