I was handing out fliers at red light intersections, about "Ban the Red Light Cameras" in Apopka Florida. On 9/14/13 Officer Robert Cambell demanded my ID and my name & date of birth. I said no unless I am being arrested! He would not answer. eventually he arrested me for "Resisting Arrest W/O Violence" and sighted me for "obstructing Traffic"?
My charges from 9/14/13, "Resisting Arrest Without Violence" were dropped (NOLLE PROSEQUI) 11/20/13 by the state attorney, Steven Miller. I think the reason for the dismissal was that I was defending myself and after consulting with many other patriots I found a pertinent appeal (MACON v. STATE of Florida # 5D02-2587. 9/19/2003). The Appeal stated that if the infraction is not just the (Resisting Arrest Without Violence FS 843.02) then must be dismissed!
Judge Deb Blechman (this is a good Judge), did not know about this appeal. After she reviewed the appeal, she talked to the State attorney and I for a hour to discourage us from proceeding to trial in December. I said I would not negotiate and wanted to go to court so that I could use Jury Nullification! They did not want to hear the Nullification word! It worked the state dropped the charges. Now I am going to sue them for false arrest and again defend myself.
“It is the responsibility of intellectuals to speak the truth and expose lies.” Noam Chomsky
Mark E. Schmidter
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