Man pens obituary for Hillary listing today as date of death; Secret Service alerted

Man pens obituary for Hillary listing today as date of death; Secret Service alerted
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[Ed. – Reports of her death are greatly exaggerated.]

The Las Vegas Review-Journal on Friday reported a possible threat related to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton after a man tried to place an obituary notice for the former secretary of state.

The man, who identified himself as Don Schubert, was asked to leave the newspaper building’s lobby after he filled out a standard obituary form identifying the deceased as Hillary Rodham Clinton, and listing her date of death as Feb. 20, 2016….

Newspaper security officials reported Schubert to the Secret Service.

When reached by phone Friday night, Schubert said he had been called by a Secret Service agent. He said he told the agent the obituary attempt was done in “political humor,” a predictive reference to Clinton losing Saturday’s Nevada caucuses.

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