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Battlefield: Treasure Coast Law Enforcement Takes Advantage of Pentagon’s ‘Everything Must Go’ Sale

After protestors in Ferguson, Missouri, were met with a militarized police force, new attention was brought to the Pentagon’s 1033 program, a program that supplies military-grade equipment to local police departments, often for free. We previously noted: The stats across the Treasure Coast are mind-boggling. Indian River County received $1,186,212.34 of military equipment. This includes (12) 7.62 millimeter […]

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Battlefield: Local Lawn Enforcement Ready to Deploy Military Weaponry in Neighborhoods

The militarization of the police has been seen across the country.  On the Treasure Coast we have witnessed an MRAP respond to the scene of a police murdering a man for answering his door. Simply answering aggressive knocks on your door with a gun sent Fort Pierce into Defcon 3. The local law enforcement, which […]

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Is a Nationwide Local Government Backlash Against Police Militarization Beginning?

The Ron Paul Institute picked up on Davis, CA City Council voting to get rid of the police department’s MRAP military vehicle. Saint Lucie County has several MRAPs creating a serious issue of police militarization that spans the Treasure Coast. What to do with the unwanted military vehicle? Maybe, like the cars at the Cadillac […]

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Ferguson: The War Comes Home

By Ron Paul: America’s attention recently turned away from the violence in Iraq and Gaza toward the violence in Ferguson, Missouri, following the shooting of Michael Brown. While all the facts surrounding the shooing have yet to come to light, the shock of seeing police using tear gas (a substance banned in warfare), and other […]

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Marc Victor: Attorney For Freedom

Jeff Deist and Marc J. Victor discuss what’s happening in Ferguson, our disappearing legal rights, and how having Butler Shaffer as a law professor radicalized him and shaped his libertarian views. Website: http://AttorneyForFreedom.com Keynote Speech at Casey’s Conference: https://youtube.com/watch?v=jUow1DhAubA   via Marc Victor: Attorney For Freedom – YouTube.

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Battlefield: Militarized Ferguson Could be the Treasure Coast

The militarization of police is seen clearly in Ferguson. Some people are noticing this for the first time while others have been informed about the rise of warrior cops as pointed out by William Norman Grigg and Radley Balko. From Ferguson we see protestors opposed by cops that seem like they are in a war […]

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