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Title: Live Free and Nullify
Post by: Basil Fishbone on April 17, 2011, 11:38:47 pm
                Live Free and Nullify
by Carla Gericke

Jury nullification plays a vital role in a healthy legal system. It allows people to vote their conscience and nullify bad laws, thus sending a strong message to legislators. This is how alcohol prohibition was overthrown. This is how marijuana prohibition will be overthrown.

On April 13, 2011, a jury in New Hampshire’s Grafton County Superior Court brought residents one step closer to this reality. Bob Constantine, a fifty-two year old man with a bushy white moustache and the slow gait of a man with bad hips, was charged on September 4, 2009 with two felonies for "Manufacturing a Controlled Substance," and one misdemeanor count of marijuana possession. ...<snip>...

http://www.lewrockwell.com/orig8/gericke2.1.1.html




Title: Re: Live Free and Nullify
Post by: Junker on April 18, 2011, 11:57:24 am
Yup. Just came to post that one.

Good and fast, Basil.