Breaking: “Riot” Charges Against Amy Goodman Dismissed in Press Freedom Victory

Democracy Now! Reporter Amy Goodman




BREAKING: North Dakota judge REJECTS “riot” charges against Democracy Now! reporter Amy Goodman

A North Dakota state prosecutor had sought to charge Goodman with participating in a “riot” for filming an attack on Native American-led anti-pipeline protesters. The new charge came after the prosecutor dropped criminal trespassing charges. State’s Attorney Ladd R. Erickson filed the new charges on Friday before District Judge John Grinsteiner, who will decide today whether probable cause exists for the riot charge.

Breaking: North Dakota judge REJECTS “riot” charges against @democracynow reporter Amy Goodman. Vindication!

About David Robinson

David Robinson is an Author and Journalist living in the mid-coast area of Maine. He is a Graduate and Alumni of the Brunswick Police Academy. He served as a JUROR seated on the Cumberland County, Maine, Grand Jury for the first four month session of 2014. Publisher Robinson served 3 months of a 4 month sentence for Conspiracy to defraud the United States, at the FCI Berlin minimum security Satellite Camp in Berlin New Hampshire, as retaliation after he and a friend sued the IRS, unsuccessfully, for Unfair Trade Practices, under Title 15 of the US Code.
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