Freedom Fighter Michael Schmidt Found Not Guilty on all 19 CountsSubmitted by yesliberty on Sat, 01/23/2010 - 01:32
Michael Schmidt, Ontario dairy farmer, has won a 16 year fight with the governments of Ontario and Canada. It is still illegal to sell or give away (yes, you read that correctly) raw milk in Canada, but Michael's victory paves the way for the possibility of changing the law.
For those of you who don't know what the fuss is about, this is about liberty at its most fundamental level. Shall the state tell us what to eat?
Justice Kowarsky asked, "Are the cow-share members bound to accept the protection offered by the legislation or they free to reject that protection?"