Dan Maes releases documents about his firing as Liberal, Kansas, cop: Can this possibly help?

Dan Maes's explanations for why he was fired from the Liberal, Kansas, police department in 1985 have prompted plenty of ribbing and incredulity. So today, his campaign has released six documents intended to prove that he wasn't making up the stories. Trouble is, the items are arguably as embarrassing as if he had been.
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