US Police State

All blog entries related to the US Police State and destruction of civil liberties.

Ademo Freeman Facing 21 Years For Recording A Cop

Felony wiretapping for calling a cop and recording the conversation, in which he asks about a video of police beating up a 17 year old kid. 3 counts, 7 years each, 21 years total. The incident that lead to the felony charges is described here. The video, which lead to the wire tapping charges, can…

The Tale of My Father’s Escape From Communist Hungary

My father was 6 years old when the Russian tanks rolled into his village.  The year was 1956, and the Hungarian Revolution was underway.  The Hungarian Revolution or Uprising of 1956 was a spontaneous nationwide revolt against the government of the People’s Republic of Hungary and its Soviet-imposed policies, lasting from 23 October until 10 November 1956. The revolt began as a student…

No Permit? Oh, Well I’m Going To have To Step On Your Neck

A dispensary in Long Beach was recently attacked by armed thugs for not having a city permit, even though they were operating in compliance with state law. During the attack, criminals smashed and destroyed tens of thousands of dollars worth of equipment and merchandise.  Of course, the thugs’ bloodlust was not satisfied by simply breaking things. NBC…

This Could Be You: The Jericho Police State

A Reddit poster tells us of his ordeal: This started over a year ago. I was pulled over in Jericho, two hours from where I live in Ravenloft, an other city. I was told the reason for the stop was that I wasn’t wearing a seat belt, even though the officer noted that I was…

High Court Okays Double Jeopardy

I suspect we will see a lot more judges “forgetting” to note that a jury acquitted a defendant of a crime. Now the state will be able to try someone over and over again if the judge doesn’t like the outcome of a case.

Anarchist Group Plans ‘Low Level Warfare’ Against Olympics

The “anarchist” website 325.nostate recently issued a proclamation that declares a guerrilla war against Olympic organizers, “In the United Kingdom of clockwork control and domestication, we’re some of the ‘unpatriotic ones’ who find the 2012 Olympics, with the ensuing spectacle of wealth (when so many here struggle to feed themselves and their families), harmful developments and escalating police state,…