That, if true (and it doesn't appear to be based on my reading), is because law enforcement doesn't understand what the word "theory" means. Conspiracies are real; conspiracy theories generally are not. In fact, that's why I've generally stopped using the term when I can. "Theory" implies that there's a whole lot more reality involved than conspiracy theories do.
Originally Posted by noncryptic
And, yes, in the FBI of that era, having a dossier was often synonymous with suspecting they were a Communist. Do a little reading about J. Edgar Hoover.
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