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Jon Hammar Tortured in Mexican Prison

For anyone who hasn’t followed the story of Jon Hammar, he is the retired Marine who was arrested for trying to register an antique bird-hunting rifle on the Mexican side of the border while he was traveling to Costa Rico on vacation. He suffers from PTSD resulting from his gallant service in Iraq and Afghanistan,…

Jon Hammar Coming Home After Mexico’s Extortion Efforts Run Dry

Jon Hammar is coming home to spend Christmas with his family. His father picked him up at the border. The Mexican police kept the US officials and Jon Hammar’s father waiting for nine hours while they did the “paperwork.” The police, who arrested him for NOTHING, are corrupt, and Mexico is a dangerous place. The…

US Marine Jon Hammar Abandoned in Mexican Prison – Update

Update: 12:4: Jon Hammar is still chained to his bed despite reports to the contrary. There are reports that high level discussions are taking place with US officials, demanding Jon’s release but Rep. Ros-Lehtinen does not know if the Mexican president has the guts to release him. The Mexican president would have to go up…

U.S. Marine Jon Hammar Has Been Left Behind in a Mexican Prison

“I don’t know what to do to get him out before he gets killed,” Jon Hammar’s father said. Update: 12:4: Jon Hammar is still chained to his bed despite reports to the contrary. There are reports that high level discussions are taking place with our officials demanding Jon’s release but Rep. Ros-Lehtinen does not know…