Man accused of attacking Sen. Paul pleads not guilty

Friend: Rand Paul Attack Was Property-Related

The injuries to US Senator Rand Paul during an assault by a neighbour are worse than earlier reported, with the Kentucky Republican saying he suffered six broken ribs and has fluid in his lungs.

Paul posted on his Twitter feed a report linking to a Breitbart News story headlined "Rand Paul's neighbors say reports blaming savage assault on "landscaping dispute" are fake news", and one from The Washington Examiner titled, "Rand Paul's neighbors rip media "landscaping dispute" reports". The incident, which Baker stated was just the result of a disagreement over yard waste, has raised many questions, and some believe it was motivated by something deeper - possibly political.

The neighbor of U.S. Sen.

Rene Boucher is charged with misdemeanor fourth-degree assault.

It was initially reported that Paul had five broken ribs and small cuts to his nose and mouth after the November 3 attack.

The Kentucky doctor who allegedly attacked Sen.

"This was not a fight, it was a blindside, violent attack by a disturbed person", he added.

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The Kentucky State Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are investigating last Friday's incident, Milliken said.

A pre-trial court date was set for November 30 by Warren County District Judge Brent Potter, ABC News reported.

"I appreciate all of the support from everyone", Paul said in his tweet on Wednesday.

Boucher's lawyer has said the attack had nothing to do with politics, and The New York Times reported it stemmed from a "landscaping dispute". "It was a very regrettable dispute between two neighbors over a matter that most people would regard as trivial".

According to the Bowling Green Daily News, Boucher is an anesthesiologist and pain specialist, and Boucher's attorney's statement noted that he and Paul worked together when they "were both practicing physicians".

Rob Porter, a friend of the Libertarian former presidential candidate, previously said Paul was tackled when he bent over to move a tree limb while mowing the lawn.

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