Thursday, May 12, 2016

Federal Government Throws Journalist into Prison for the “Crime” of Covering BLM Protests! 1 day ago

Via John

Pete Santilli

Reporter Pete Santilli had his hearing in Nevada on Monday on trumped up charges he is facing for his reporting on the Bundy Ranch Siege in 2014. As he left the courtroom in chains, he cried out, “I’m a journalist. This is what they do in Communist China!”

The Law Vegas Review Journal reports:

Peter Santilli, a conservative Internet talk show host, lost another bid for freedom Monday while he faces felony charges in the criminal case stemming from the Bunkerville standoff.

Following a hearing, Chief U.S. District Judge Gloria Navarro said she did not buy Santilli’s argument that he was a journalist covering the April 12, 2014, armed confrontation between the Bundy family and law enforcement. He hosts the Internet-based “Pete Santilli Show” from Cincinnati on YouTube.

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  1. Actions like this are only the tip and start of more incidents like this, reckoning day is fast approaching much like a pale horse...

  2. Totally unjustified. I was surprised that they would even attempt this.

  3. Apparently the local legislators/senators and what not are already talking with him and there's a law suit coming.
    not that there should EVER BE THE NEED to sue your OWN GOV for the crime of REPORTING THE NEWS, but here we are.
    A budding little communist country...

    1. A budding little communist country...

      Who could have thought.....?