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Walking in the Cleveland National Forest.
Walking in the Cleveland National Forest.

Updates: A man and three mules, an American saga

Friday, February 8th, 2013
Issue 06, Volume 17.
Jodi Thomas
Staff Writer

According to John McDonald, Muleís court date of Feb. 6 has been moved to March 8 to give Mule and his lawyer, a friend of Johnís who is helping, time to prepare. The public is still welcome to attend as a sign of solidarity.

On Facebook, a question of finances was posted, here is the answer given by John: "He gets social security (65-years-old). (Mule) did many odd jobs over the years as he Advertisement
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moved from place to place. And although he doesnít ask for money, he will not turn it down when it is offered to him."

Mule lives simply, see a list of his expenses and listen to him talk about his life on Facebook. Go to and follow the link.

Note: The picture is the correct picture for "Walking in the Cleveland National Forest" by John McDonald. The picture last week was wrongly captioned.



Comment Profile ImageJodi Thomas
Comment #1 | Sunday, Feb 24, 2013 at 12:34 am
Update- Mule Man will now appear before a judge in the fall of 2013 to protest citation. Check for updates as well as in the Anza Valley Outlook and it's associated papers.

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