Lubbock woman sues President Obama - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

8/31/09

Lubbock woman sues President Obama

Pam Brink Pam Brink

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - A Lubbock woman is suing President Obama. 

Dr. Penny Kelso of Lubbock and other members of the Tatriot's Heart Media Group claim that Obama's real name is Barry Soetoro. They claim he is an Indonesian citizen and therefore not entitled to be President.

Dr. Kelso has not returned a call from NewsChannel 11. Meanwhile, the local chairwoman of the Democratic Party says the lawsuit lacks merit.  

"The birth certificate is signed, sealed, and delivered. And there's simply no debate. But there is a sense of real desperation on the part of the extreme conservative fringe of the Republican Party," says Pam Brink.  

CLICK HERE to read the lawsuit.  It is a 4.3 MB file and so it might take a moment to load.

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