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Facts Jurors Must Know


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Any Day Now You Maybe Called for Jury Duty!!


Here are some facts you must know, but the judge won't tell you:


First:    Your personal service as an honest juror – true to your own conscience – is essential to a free county.


Second:  As a free and Sovereign citizen/juror, you are superior in rank and status to anybody in the court room, including the judge in his/her black robe.


Third:    In this capacity you are totally independent of the court, not subject to direction nor dictation of any kind (except for decorum, such as being in the court room on time and listening to the evidence).


What this means is that the judge is prohibited by the Constitution from dictating or instructing you in any way, least of all as to how apply the law.


As a Sovereign Citizen, you have the inherent power and actually the obligation to overrule (nullify) any written law you find objectionable.


Few judges will inform you that this is a natural right of citizenship. They will, instead, deceive you – even attempt to coerce you – into swearing you will take the law "as I dictate it to you."


But every judge knows you, as a Sovereign citizen/juror, possess the right inherently – not as a legal grant – and that it is recognized and guaranteed by the Constitution of the United States in all 50 states


The U.S. Supreme Court has many times acknowledged this, starting back in 1794 when our first Chief Justice, John Jay, wrote: "It is presumed that juries are the best judges of fact; it is … presumed that the courts are the best judges of the law. But still both objects are within your (the juror's) decision. You have a right to take it upon yourselves to judge both law as well as fact in controversy." Georgia v Brailsford, 3 Dall 1.


The jury's power to nullify was no new discovery even then. It has been known to exist virtually forever, and the pages of history shine with examples of jurors ensuring the people's rights and liberties by overturning bad law, although written in the law books.


Yet it is as current as the Twentieth Century.

***"… the jury has the power to bring in a verdict in the teeth of both law and facts," Oliver Wendell Holmes, 1920 Horning v DC, 254 US 135.


***The jury possesses "the undisputed power to acquit, even if its verdict is contrary to the law as given by the judge and contrary to the evidence." 1969 U.S. v Moylan, 417 F2d 1002.


***The jury has an "unreviewable and irreversible power … to acquit in disregard of the instruction on the law given by the trail judge." 1972 U.S. v Dougherty, 473 F2d 1113.


Written by

Godfrey Lehman


Distributed by

The Justice Times


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New Hampshire Passes Jury Nullification Law

For HB146 (2012) Link Ckick-Here

TITLE LIII PROCEEDINGS IN COURT

CHAPTER 519 AUDITORS, REFEREES, AND TRIALS

Section 519:23-a


   519:23-a Right of Accused. - In all criminal proceedings the court shall permit the defense to inform the jury of its right to judge the facts and the application of the law in relation to the facts in controversy.       Source. 2012, 243:2, eff. Jan. 1, 2013. ~ relative to the right of a jury to judge the application of the law in relationship to the facts in controversy House-Bill     Click-here


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The above information written by: Godfrey Lehman, & entered by w4acg staff

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