False death threat against Senator unmasked

A Texas inmate who reported a plot against Senator John Whitmire, is in trouble after prison officials discovered the inmate was actually faking the report in hopes of gaining reward.   Polygraph exams administered during the course of the investigation revealed the informant's true intentions.

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    http://www.sfgate.com/news/texas/article/Prison-investigator-says-senator-threat-a-scam-4386801.php