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CT: Divided Appeals Panel Slaps Federal Judge for Allowing Jury Nullification Defense

It’s not news that most judges balk at the prospect of jury nullification—the right and power of juries to bring “not guilty” verdicts when defendants violate laws that jurors consider unjust or wrongly applied. It is news when judges take a high-profile slap at a colleague who endorsed jury nullification in his own courtroom. And it’s an even bigger deal when they barely assemble a majority to join in the public shaming. Full Article

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The jurisdictional boundary overrun via the domestic electronic infrastructure is plain and clear in this case. This case examples why the feds insisted upon a civil designation ( not like P&P) for sex offender registration – the other civil opportunity wrought for political security.

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