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Knights Party Press Release: Sept. 4. 2020

September 4, 2020 Paul B 0

Yesterday, Thursday, September 3rd, Fox News reported, “California prosecutor says looters ‘needs’ should be concidered when charged.” A California district attorney is requiring her prosecutors to consider looters’ “needs” when weighing criminal charges against them. The new mandate, set forth by Contra Costa County District Attorney Diane Becton, makes it tougher to prosecute looting cases in the county, which sits just outside San Francisco. Thomas Robb, the National Director of the Knights Party, based in Harrison Arkansas said, “How many White ‘looters’ have you seen on your television? This is an attempt to decriminalize even more crimes committed by blacks. […]

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Knights Party Press Release: Sept. 2. 2020

September 2, 2020 Paul B 0

On Tuesday, September 1st, ABC News ran the headline, “Civil rights advocates shocked after governor signed new protest law.” Tennessee now leads the nation in criminalizing common protest tactics, with penalties including the denial of voting rights for pitching a tent on the Capitol grounds. But outrage over racial injustice isn’t going away, and civil rights advocates say the law was pulled from an age-old playbook that hasn’t stood up to history. The National Director of the Knights Party, based in Harrison Arkansas, Thomas Robb said, “What’s so wrong with following local laws during a ‘peaceful’ protest? The Knights Party, […]