Irving Texas Mayor Beth Van Duyne “later noted that the president had tweeted about the case and invited Ahmed to the White House before the pictures of the clock were even publicly available. Obama made no attempt to contact her office before making public comments in support of the Muslim teen.”
Mayor Van Duyne revealed that the family of Ahmed Mohammed has not
only repeatedly refused to meet with city officials but refused to sign a
school release form that would explain the school and police’s side of
Instead, the family held a press conference in their front yard flanked by CAIR lawyers.
So, we now appear to have a combination: a set-up, and by(possibly) acting unnecessarily harshly the school and cops helped it work. 'possibly' because, at this point, I'm not sure they did a damn thing wrong, and I'm sure the family and their CAIR friends worked for this outcome.