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I was arrested

on the way to a public restroom.....I was arrested
my rights were not read
i was not allowed to make even one phone call
amazing world we live in
this is just a brief note to let others know I was arrested at the INS Rally today. During an arraignment in Federal Court this afternoon, I found out I was charged with Failure to Obey and Disorderly Conduct.

in my opinion, my rights were violated during the course of the day from the moment the arrest was made

i have to appear for trial on February 7, 2003.

i'll write more about this later and want to thank everyone who stood in solidarity with those that were required to register with the U.S. Government.

i did see 6-8 men in federal custody at the INS building when I was arrested.
they were subsequently taken to an unknown location.

to Officer Greenhill, I offer this....

namu myo ho ren ge kyo
got witnesses? 10.Jan.2003 21:13

IANAL

Get your witnesses. Try to get a jury trial. Expect to get nailed on the Dis Con. Again, get your witnesses.

The courts are broke, they don't want to fuck with you. Waste their time. Time is money, and they ain't got it. You've been punished enough by being arrested on bullshit charges, they know it. Now it's time to make them come through on their end of the deal. Get a public defender, waste their fucking time. Subpoena every fucking cop who was there today, subpoena every INS clown fuck in the building. Subpoena the fucking Mayor. Now it's your turn.

Have fun. BTW I'm sorry you were arrested. Sucks huh? But not as bad as some might think.

lol 10.Jan.2003 22:27

asdf

Heh heh. idiots.

You're a Dufus 10.Jan.2003 22:59

Joe Citizen

Get a clue...don't act like a fool on Federal Property, regardless of your beliefs or political agenda, and you won't get pinched for disorderly conduct.

PS...the Federal Courts have plenty of money to spend on prosecuting you....only the State Courts are poor.

You're a Dufus 10.Jan.2003 23:03

Joe Citizen

Get a clue...don't act like a fool on Federal Property, regardless of your beliefs or political agenda, and you won't get pinched for disorderly conduct.

PS...the Federal Courts have plenty of money to spend on prosecuting you....only the State Courts are poor.

You're a Dufus 10.Jan.2003 23:06

Joe Citizen

Get a clue...don't act like a fool on Federal Property, regardless of your beliefs or political agenda, and you won't get pinched for disorderly conduct.

PS...the Federal Courts have plenty of money to spend on prosecuting you....only the State Courts are poor.

to 10.Jan.2003 23:42

joe citizen

smiles - "act a fool on federal property"
quite the contrary
as a U.S. citizen I exercised my rights

the one who acted a fool was the officer
who arrested me and wasted taxpayers money

this is the real reason behind so many
budget cuts

if you choose to be a "puppet" that's your choice

solidarity!!! 11.Jan.2003 00:34

john paul cupp commie_jp@yahoo.com

SISTER!!!!
COMRADE!!!

Please e-mail me. This is interesting.

Cop Robots 11.Jan.2003 06:59

Den Mark

There are plenty of robots out there, people with no functioning brain cells & plenty of cracks in their psyches, who can be put into uniforms. Watch yourselves. Yet, as one who's been arrested, i can say indeed it is an opportunity to make points, an opportunity to learn the "system", an opportunity to hone skills, an opportunity to get tough, to learn to smile into the faces of robo-cops & the sneering disgusting powers who control those pathetic robots. Thank you for your contribution to the struggle. It is a struggle, with price to pay eventually. Fascists are vicious, & we must not let them win.

I'll second that 11.Jan.2003 16:20

Jesse

Nam myo-ho ren-kye kyo!

Get an Aggressive Lawyer.. 12.Jan.2003 01:11

Varro

...if you don't already have one. Have the lawyer smack down those bullshit charges, and retaliate with an unlawful arrest/false imprisonment claim, with some 1983 charges against the government for good measure.

Attack the government with litigation whenever they act like fascists.