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  • California Governor Signs Indefinite Detention Nullification Bill

    Posted Oct 3rd, 2013 By in Criminal Law With | Comments Off on California Governor Signs Indefinite Detention Nullification Bill

    In lieu of going along with recent laws that allow for any American citizen to be detained indefinitely, Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill to keep all Californian agencies from cooperating with federal attempts to do so:

    It just got a lot harder for President Obama to indefinitely detain residents of California.

    On October 1, Governor Jerry Brown (shown) announced he had signed AB 351 into law.

    The new statute, called the California Liberty Preservation Act, outlaws the participation of any agency of the state of California, any political subdivision of the state, employee of a state or local agency, or member of the California National Guard from

    knowingly aiding an agency of the Armed Forces of the United States in any investigation, prosecution, or detention of a person within California pursuant to (1) Sections 1021 and 1022 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 (NDAA), (2) the federal law known as the Authorization for Use of Military Force, enacted in 2001, or (3) any other federal law, except as specified, if the state agency, political subdivision, employee, or member of the California National Guard would violate the United States Constitution, the California Constitution, or any law of this state by providing that aid….

    … knowingly using state funds and funds allocated by the state to those local entities on and after January 1, 2013, to engage in any activity that aids an agency of the Armed Forces of the United States in the detention of any person within California for purposes of implementing Sections 1021 and 1022 of the NDAA or the federal law known as the Authorization for Use of Military Force , if that activity would violate the United States Constitution, the California Constitution, or any law of this state, as specified.

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