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The prosecution also produced 15 informants who said that they frequently purchased narcotics from the family.
Based on the testimony against Edward Colomb and Danny Davis, they would have been purchasing about $500,000 worth of wholesale crack cocaine each month in 1994 while both were still in high school.
“We didn’t know anything about how all of this worked,” said Ann Colomb in a 2008 statement to “We’d never been in a court before.
I didn’t know the first thing about drugs or the law.” Residents say that Church Point remains a segregated town.
Many African-American Church Point residents claim that town officials had invited Duke in direct response to the homecoming scandal.