He is a special Marine--Please sign the Petition--
He is protecting our children.
That alone deserves your signature!
how do you know ?i don.t see any evidence to your claim.if you personally have evidance that he is not who he claims to be then produce it 1if not back the f up !!! waiting for your info.corrrine.
Datlene, Just google his name + liar, or fake.
What I read is this man have been in the marine, but been what he claims. He've been asked to leave the school because marine are not authorized to wear military clothes out of their duty.
It doesnt matter. He is making the school children and parents feel safer.
The above link to the Huffington Post verified that he lied about his service record and he wore his uniform in public which is against Marine Corp policy so I understand why he's in a little trouble, but his intentions were honorable. I signed the petition. I don't believe he should be persecuted for what he did. I think that's taking it a bit far. A reprimand should be sufficient.
Really Jeffe I mean Really. The very reason you get to sleep in peace at night is becasue US Marines fight for you even though they don't know you but we yes we and they fight so that you may sleep at night in peace yes PEACE. So shut you mouth till you can realize what you right really is!!!!
i sign in
I'm concerned that so many don't see anything wrong that this former Marine and was never a Sgt and has never deployed.
We, in the military, have rules and regulations to work and live by. Our standards are higher than what civlians hold themselves to.
Kathleen, He is not a Sgt in the Marine Corps. In fact, he didn't finish his first year before being discharged. He never deployed, he never left the Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego. He violated uniform regulations. He is in trouble.
Jeffrey S Austin Thank you. I have been cursed six ways to Mexico trying to point this out. It got so bad I ended up erasing my comments. I feel better after reading your posts.
Because so few Americans have ever served in the military do they understand that the standards of conduct are firm and unwavering. But, every servicemember has the UCMJ, Uniform Code of Military Justice that protects the rights of each.
Jeffrey S Austin back in dark old days, when I was in, ( they used bayonets and horses then and the electronics had vacuum tubes) you didn't leave base in fatigues. They call them bdu's now I think, unless you went directly to your off base residence, no shopping, no stopping to fill up the gas tank, no nothing.
Jeffrey S Austin , thank you for bringing this to my attention. I "Googled" his name & found that you are correct. I'm sorry to say that I was naive in believing without checking it out, first. Thank you
You have my yes Vote! Just like the words say "Our Finest taking a stand"! This is great. Thank you Craig for taking a stand for what is right and you have alot of support. Merry Christmas to you...
When I read this story I could not believe it .. I was dumbfounded ..I still am I just can't believe it .thank you so much for the support xx
shelly do your research it was all a fake get up story he's not a seargant and never deployed
No matter ones rank we all should be greatful for each an every one of our military! Shame on you! (GOD will be the. Judge not. U or me. I will support each an every member of the armed forces.
With all due respect. How will he protect this school? What's his plan if a nut shows up w/an automatic riffle?
His body and uniform will not stop a crazy armed person. Don't you think?
I signed the petition because I believe this guy was doing what he felt was necessary. However, reading some of the posts does raise the awareness of consequences of violating protocol. I stand by my decision for the very reason to hope help him get some mercy. He may now understand just how big the ripple would be felt throughout the US. Give him a chance.
I sign the petition because I believ he feels he is doing the right thing. what any non military person needs to understand is he signed up for military voluntarily and the rules are the rules. he knew these rules and the reason for them. the military routinely asks men to sacrifice their lives for us. its an order that they give, to be followed without question. this rule is no different.
Nothing about this guy adds up.... http://www.bradenton.com/2012/12/20/4323799/marine-veteran-of-iraq-afghanistan.html
This is an outrage... why would they take someone like this and want to stripe him of his honor and the years he served for not wearing the correct uniform and then to put him in jail....this world is f**ked up in the worst way... he stood there all day to protect the children of the school on his time...no pay... he should be commended , bowed down to... PEOPLE OF THIS WORLD THAT CONTROL IT WAKE UP.
Some rules and regulations make absolutely no sense, whatsoever.........and this is one of them.......Semper Fi.