Guilty plea in Family Research Council shooting
February 6th, 2013
07:31 AM ET
8 years ago

Guilty plea in Family Research Council shooting

(CNN) - A Virginia man pleaded guilty to shooting a Family Research Council employee in August, telling a federal judge on Wednesday that he wanted to intimidate gay rights opponents.

Floyd Corkins, 28, pleaded guilty to three charges related to the shooting at the conservative policy group's Washington headquarters.

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  1. Al-NY,NY

    this clown gives the non-Bible thumper crowd a bad name.

    February 6, 2013 08:28 am at 8:28 am |
  2. Rudy NYC

    Plea deal? I don't think it is our place to argue about plea deals. Remember. Any deal hast to be worked out with, and approved by, the victim's representatives before it is ever offered to the suspect.

    February 6, 2013 08:46 am at 8:46 am |
  3. Name lynn

    What did the people do to floyd, who made floyd mad, an what did the people say to him. gosh this is crazy.

    February 6, 2013 09:08 am at 9:08 am |