Sen. Roger Wicker

A hazardous materials response team truck sits outside a mail sorting facility in Maryland,  April 16, 2013 after workers found a ricin-tainted envelope.  An envelope addressed to Sen. Roger Wicker.  (File Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Man Who Mailed Poison To The White House Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison

42-year-old James Everett Dutschke of Tupelo, Mississippi pleaded guilty to sending letters dusted with ricin to President Obama and other officials.

05/19/2014

File photo of hazardous materials technicians.  (Photo credit: Mannie Garcia/Getty Images)

Mississippi Men’s Feud Looms Over Ricin Probe

The investigation into poisoned letters mailed to President Barack Obama and others has shifted from an Elvis impersonator to his longtime foe, and authorities must now figure out if an online feud between the two men might have escalated into something more sinister.

04/24/2013

A hazardous materials response team truck sits outside a mail sorting facility in Hyattsville, Md., on April 16, 2013. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Ricin Letter Suspect Released From Custody

A federal official says the man charged with sending poison letters to President Barack Obama, a U.S. senator and a Mississippi judge has been released from jail.

04/23/2013

A hazardous materials response team truck sits outside a mail sorting facility in Hyattsville, Md., on April 16, 2013. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

FBI Agent Testifies No Ricin Found At Suspect’s Home

The third day of a hearing for the Mississippi man accused of mailing poisoned letters to President Barack Obama, a U.S. senator and a local judge was expected to include testimony on his mental state.

04/23/2013

Sen.  Roger Wicker's, R-Miss., office entrance is seen in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, in Washington on April 16, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Hearing to Continue Monday in Ricin Letter Case

The man charged with mailing ricin-laced letters to the president and a senator was expected back in court Monday, and the hearing could reveal what evidence authorities have collected from searches of his home and vehicle.

04/22/2013

Sen.  Roger Wicker's, R-Miss., office entrance is seen in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, in Washington on April 16, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Ex-Wife: Ricin Letter Suspect Bipolar, ‘Wasn’t On His Medicine’

The stories from family and acquaintances of a Mississippi man charged with sending ricin-laced letters to the president and other officials describe a caring father and enthusiastic musician who struggled with mental illness and pursued a conspiracy theory to its farthest reaches.

04/19/2013

Senator  Roger Wicker's, R-Miss., office entrance is seen in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, in Washington on April 16, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Wicker: I Hired Ricin Letter Suspect As Elvis Impersonator

Sen. Roger Wicker says he once hired the man accused of mailing suspicious letters as an Elvis impersonator.

04/18/2013

A hazardous materials response team truck sits outside a mail sorting facility in Hyattsville, Md., on April 16, 2013. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Attorney: Ricin Letter Suspect ‘Maintains 100 Percent That He Did Not Do This’

The man charged with mailing letters with suspected ricin to the president and others was surprised by his arrest and maintains he is innocent, according to his attorney.

04/18/2013

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Ricin Letter Suspect Maintains Innocence

A Mississippi man charged with mailing ricin-tainted letters to national leaders wrote in online postings that he had uncovered a conspiracy to sell human body parts on the black market, and on Thursday his attorney said he was surprised by his arrest and maintains he is innocent.

04/18/2013

Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., talks with reporters as Senate Republicans and Democrats head to their weekly policy luncheon on March 19, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Sen. Levin: Michigan Office Received Suspicious Letter

Michigan Sen. Carl Levin says his regional office in Saginaw received a suspicious letter and that authorities have been alerted.

04/17/2013

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