Put another way, the prosecution convinced the jury he was guilty of 19.
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With bad legal arguments, and bongos.
Also some weed.
A remarkable number of people believe that most of one's legal troubles can be cured by declaring oneself to be an independent sovereign nation. Usually this has to do with tax issues, as we saw a while back when a…
In this edition: how not to make a great impression on the jury, more sovereign-citizen nonsense, a ruling involving the outer continental shelf, and some human-hamster-wheel advice.
Also a full-body MRI, although that part was actually reasonable.
In this edition: a sovereign citizen, other bad semi-lawyers, campaign-fund stealers, and people who forget to turn off their webcams.
This isn’t about the Shriners, whose demands are typically valid and for a good cause.
The sentence at the end of the proceedings was much worse, in a different way.
Tip: No winning legal argument will ever begin with these words.