View Full Version : Janet Reno, former U.S. attorney general, dies at 78

11-07-2016, 10:18 AM
By Stephanie Hanes
November 7 at 4:32 AM

Janet Reno, the strong-minded Florida prosecutor tapped by Bill Clinton to become the countryís first female U.S. attorney general, and who shaped the U.S. governmentís responses to the largest legal crises of the 1990s, died Nov. 7 at her home in Miami. She was 78.

The cause was complications from Parkinsonís disease, her goddaughter, Gabrielle DíAlemberte, told the Associated Press. Ms. Reno was diagnosed with Parkinsonís in 1995, while she was attorney general.

LINK (https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/janet-reno-former-us-attorney-general-dies-at-78/2016/11/07/50fe8810-a4cc-11e6-8042-f4d111c862d1_story.html)

11-07-2016, 10:35 AM
at the Waco disaster a guy named Timothy McVeigh witnessed that attack. and took vengeance by bombing a Fed building in OK, city in 1995

11-07-2016, 10:57 AM
I hope she RIP, but excuse me if I don't cry after Waco.

11-07-2016, 10:58 AM
Can't say I'm sad. OTOH, I won't be booking an airline trip to "fertilize" her grave.

11-07-2016, 12:11 PM

11-07-2016, 01:54 PM
I'll give her some credit. She was a better AG than Holder or Lynch.

11-07-2016, 04:57 PM
My condolences to Chelsea Clinton on the death of her father, Janet Reno.

11-07-2016, 05:57 PM
This is the woman who also helped give us this guy.


Eric Holder.

11-07-2016, 07:36 PM
I'll give her some credit. She was a better AG than Holder or Lynch.

That's being damned by faint praise.

11-08-2016, 12:16 PM
Jan the Man is gone. Oh, well.