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Volunteer | 07 Sep 2012

Call for Volunteers for Constitution Day (12 Sept) in Birmingham, AL

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Are you in or near Birmingham, Alabama? FIJA is looking for volunteers to share FIJA literature on the University of Alabama at Birmingham campus on Wednesday, 12 September for Constitution Day. If you would like to volunteer that day, please e-mail us at aji@fija.org or give us a call in the office at (406) 442-7800.

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FIJA Calendar &Jury Nullification | 06 Sep 2012

A Fully Informed Jury – What the Judge Doesn’t Tell You

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The Libertarian Party of West Michigan presents A Fully Informed Jury – What the Judge Doesn’t Tell You September 11, 2012 7 – 9:30 PM Grand Valley State University Eberhard Conference Center 2nd floor 301 Fulton St W Grand Rapids, MI Attendees of this event can park for free at GVSU lot # 15, just […]

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Interviews &Jury Rights Day | 06 Sep 2012

FIJA on HempRock Radio Today Celebrating Jury Rights Day

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HempRock Radio will celebrate Jury Rights Day today! Kirsten Tynan will be on at 5:00 pm Eastern discussing jury nullification. HempRock Radio airs in the Cincinnati, OH area at 95.7 FM or you can listen live from anywhere online at WVQC Radio Free Queen City.

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Jury Rights Day | 05 Sep 2012

Maui County Citizens for Democracy in Action Celebrates Jury Rights Day

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Maui County Citizens for Democracy in Action celebrates Jury Rights Day with this short 3 minute video. Please share it with your family, friends, and neighbors!

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Jury Rights Day | 05 Sep 2012

New Hampshire Governor Proclaims September 5 Jury Appreciation Day

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Many thanks to FIJA activist and state contact Dick Marple for providing us with this Jury Appreciation Day proclamation signed by New Hampshire Governor John Lynch!

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Jury Rights Day | 16 Aug 2012

Jury Rights Day Opportunity- Public Service Announcements

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More free stuff for Jury Rights Day outreach, plus a chance to win free stuff for you! Are you unable to get out in your community to d outreach on or around Jury Rights Day? Still want to participate? We have a quick, easy, and FREE opportunity for you- Public Service Announcements. We have brief […]

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FIJA in the News &FIJActivist | 13 Aug 2012

Protesters hand out leaflets during jury selection in CopBlock.org wiretapping case

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Protesters hand out leaflets during jury selection in CopBlock.org wiretapping case About two dozen protesters were outside Hillsborough County Superior Court North Monday morning, greeting potential jurors in next week’s trial of Adam Mueller, 30, who is accused of recording telephone conversations with a police officer, high school principal and school secretary without their consent. […]

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Function of Juries &Jury Nullification | 13 Aug 2012

New Hampshire Formally Recognizes Jury Nullification

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William N. Grigg discusses how jury trials are becoming increasingly rare as the American legal system has become Sovietized. He reports that one reason prosecutors are so eager to bully defendants into taking a plea bargain is that juries have the power to nullify bad laws and abusive prosecutions by refusing to convict. New Hampshire […]

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FIJA in the News &FIJActivist | 13 Aug 2012

Jury nullification education still barely ‘legal’ in USA, rules judge

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Jury nullification education still barely ‘legal’ in USA, rules judge U.S. District Court Judge Kimba Wood said 80-year-old Julian Heicklin, who was arrested by FBI agents for passing out pamphlets marked “Jury Info” from an organization known as the Fully Informed Jury Association to an undercover agent, was within his legal rights under law to […]

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Jury Rights Day | 02 Aug 2012

Jury Rights Day Banner Featured on Wisconsin Raw Milk Association Website

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As we gear up for Jury Rights Day on 5 September, we will be featuring outreach opportunities for you to spread the message about jurors’ rights so that more jurors are fully informed when they serve on juries. Today we are highlighting the website of the Wisconsin Raw Milk Association. Click through and scroll to […]

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Function of Juries &Jury Nullification | 09 Jul 2012

Jury Can Help Prevent ‘Raw Milk Prohibition’

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Brian Wickert,certified biodynamic and organic farmer and president of the Wisconsin Raw Milk Association, discusses the power of the jury to protect freedom of food choice: Brian Wickert: Jury can help prevent ‘raw milk prohibition’ here On Sept. 24, Loganville dairy farmer Vernon Hershberger will be tried before a jury in Sauk County Circuit Court […]

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FIJA Calendar | 16 Apr 2012

Jury Nullification Talk and Q&A at Univeristy of Montana on Thursday, 19 April

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Kirsten Tynan, of the Fully Informed Jury Association, will discuss jurors’ rights and jury nullification, the power by which everyday Americans can protect themselves as well as defendants against unjust prosecutions and corrupt laws. The presentation will be followed by an question and answer period. This event is open to the public. Date and Time: […]

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Function of Juries &Jurors Doing Justice | 04 Apr 2012

Judge Rejects Prosecutorial Request to Bar Free Speech Defense in Occupy Trial and Other Prosecutorial Shenanigans

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We recently brought you news of a case in Iowa in which a jury nullified a local rule, deciding in favor of the defendant on the basis that he was exercising his First Amendment rights. The jury ruled that the defendant’s exercise of his freedom of speech on public property took precedence over a locally […]

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FIJActivist &Volunteer | 16 Mar 2012

Spring Activist Special: FIJA T-Shirts on Sale!

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Never mind that I drove home the other day through a blizzard. Last Saturday the weather here in Montana was GORGEOUS! That means that many of you activists are gearing up for outreach efforts outdoors now that warmer weather is arriving. To help you kick off your activities, we are offering a Spring Activist Special […]

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Function of Juries &Jury Nullification | 14 Mar 2012

The Hershberger Trial and Jury Nullification

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In a recent article, Peter Kennedy discusses the full legal power of the jury, specifically with respect to the prosecution of Wisconsin raw milk dairy farmer Vernon Hershberger: The Hershberger Trial and Jury Nullification Sometime later this year Loganville, Wisconsin dairy farmer Vernon Hershberger will be tried before a jury in Sauk County Circuit Court […]

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