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Judge Orders Release Of Detained Marine Brandon Raub From Psychiatric Hospital

A circuit court judge has ordered that the Marine veteran detained over anti-government Facebook posts be released from a state psychiatric hospital because the original petition contained no facts, Catie Beck of CBS 6 News reports.

Full Story from Business Insider

EDIT:

Story from the Rutherford Institute.

Background from Ben Swann




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Don't Tread On Me, Indeed!

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"We are not human beings having a spiritual experience; we are spiritual beings having a human experience"—Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

I am so glad that he has been

I am so glad that he has been released. However, what the gestapo have learned from all of this is: next time don't kidnap, kill; it will be questioned less.

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Don't stop believing

efffin yeah!

Thank heavens for the Rutherford Institue and all the citizens who spoke out against this.

One victory at a time is all we need.

Ron Paul 2012!

Thank God!

Thank God!

Real Deal Right Here
“Give a man a gun, he can rob a bank. Give a man a central bank, and he can rob a country and the world.”
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LoL that the Chesterfield PD

LoL that the Chesterfield PD won't further comment because it's not a criminal matter. I beg to differ. As a result of Raub's kidnapping and detention, it IS now a criminal matter.

you got it!

False arrest, kidnapping, imprisonment.

This is one of those instances where everyone involved should be slapped with a criminal suit and a civil suit to teach them a lesson.

The County Sherriff should be ashamed.

Ron Paul 2012!

My bigger concern is the

My bigger concern is the corrupt law remains intact so Raub really needs to sue his abductors so this statute is exposed and eventually axed. Any bonus should be significant financial compensation from the perpetrators. IIRC, around the time that Real ID was being pushed through the national legislature, a mental health initiative was also being pushed through the state legislatures. Naturally, the SPLC was behind these pieces of legislation. Some states passed the legislation and some didn't. Possibly, this statute in Virginia which allows these goons from the state to abduct people under the guise of mental health is a result of such legislation. As I said yesterday, this legislation MUST be repealed by concerned Virginians either through a vote or verdict of Virginia's supreme court. How many more people are being similarly abused in Virginia and other states under the ruse of mental health?

WE ARE WINNING! THE VOTERS NEED TO SEE THAT HE IS

RE-ELECTED AS JUDGE. I HOPE THEY ARE PAYING ATTENTION IN HIS DISTRICT! Thank God that Brandon Raub was released or is going to be released. It will be interesting to hear his story. I hope Ben Swann interviews him. We love you Ben Swann! All this publicity about this case surely has to help us in Tampa.

A.Hansen

clear the bench America

... kick out bad judges!

Do this by learning when all your district's judges are up for a vote ( every 4 years in many locations ) and voting do not retain. For egregious Federal jack-boot-licker judges with no respect for the Constitution make a strong public campaign against them using specific cases as "teaching moments" about just how bad our judicial system has become. We have too many laws, vague laws, procedural trickery, fraud, perjury, conspiracy, payoffs, special treatment for certain insiders ... these criminals support those other criminals in the executive branch. The criminals in the legislative branch make more and more and more laws, vaguely written and selectively enforced.

For the rare liberty Judges we must defend their courage by voting and campaigning to retain them.

Investigate the murder of Judge Roll
One of Americas best judges just "happened" to be shot during the Gifford Mk Ultra shooting...

While good news...

be careful that he does not become a manufactured hero.

"If this mischievous financial policy [greenbacks], which has its origin in North America, should become endurated down to a fixture, then that government will furnish its own money without cost. It will pay off its debts and be without debts. It will hav

First ..

They came for the Raw Milk drinkers and I didn't say anything.

Then, they came for the lemon aid stand terrorists and I didn't say anything.

Then, they came for the rain-water collecting dissidents and I didn't say anything.

Then, they came for the Marines and BAM! I started saying something!

Indeed this is what he fights for as a Marine.

Great post!

Deep down everyone is Libertarian.
Live and Let Live, form of government.

Errrahhhhh!!

GUNNY WALGREN'S "JOHN GLENN" SPEECH
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RBvBH2ej_lM

We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men.
-George Orwell

;-))

GREAT!!! Now Sue Them Suckers!!!
Request the same Judge!!!!;-)))

“The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.”

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Good news, I take it. Okay,

Good news, I take it.

Okay, so that judge is under their radar as well, now.

Welcome to the club.

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.

http://Laissez-Faire.Me/Liberty

"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius

It's a huge and growing club.

There are people of good will in all walks of life. And that may even have included some with good intentions who had a genuine concern at the beginning of the process; but if so, merely having a concern is not enough to drag an American citizen out of his house in handcuffs and kept detained against his will. The road to hell is paved with good intentions! And hell to any patriotic American is an America without our Constitutional protections and the rule of law.

When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe.
~ John Muir

Awesome news

Whew!

2 Chron 7:13-14 if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land.

bumping with relief, but . . .

what next?

it's hard to be awake; it's easier to dream--

Thank God, Brandon Raub released!

It's good for Brandon. Good for the rest of us. And good for the government, too. This case not only served to highlight a number of issues of concern to millions of American. It served to galvanize a WHOLE HOST of people of different political persuasions and different walks of life who all VALUE our CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS - a trait we don't have in common with the current president who signed the NDAA, nor the presumptive Republican nominee who said he would have signed it too, as written. This song just never gets old! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QiKh9Ko3mw4

When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe.
~ John Muir

Not all judges are bad

Some are quite impressive... THANK GOD!

Ron Paul

"I always win."

BUMP!

We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men.
-George Orwell

Great news!

:)

Dagny
"I don't know if the world is full of smart men bluffing
or imbeciles who mean it."

Nice.

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