Welcome to America: Former pastor sentenced to jail for handing out jury nullification flyers at court house

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I am not even going to comment on the irony of the situation

“The prosecution asked the judge to sentence Wood to 45 days in jail, but defense attorneys argued that was inappropriate since Wood has no prior criminal record, is self-employed and he is the only financial supporter for his wife and eight children.

Booher agreed to a shortened sentence, but said it would be inappropriate for him not to serve jail time.

“He’s going straight to jail today,” Booher said, according to WMXI.

Wood was arrested in 2015 after handing out a pamphlet from the Fully Informed Jury Association (FIJA) entitled “Your Jury Rights: True or False?’’ while standing on a public sidewalk in front of a courthouse in Big Rapids.

Prosecutors argued that Wood was trying to influence potential jurors before they heard a…

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Author: Lisa the Infidel

I am an #Infidel - born and bred North Carolina.

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