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12 Years a Prisoner: Cellphone Possession Draws Harsh Sentence for Willie Nash

If you’re not checking The Patriot Post daily, here’s your chance to get right.  Jailers failed to confiscate the cellphone from Willie Nash during his booking for a misdemeanor charge in Newton County, Mississippi. He didn’t know it was illegal for him to have it. Now he’s doing 12 years as a prisoner for unintentionally […]

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Would You Do 44 Days in Jail for Refusing to Unlock Your Phone?

William Montanez maybe an unlikely hero for civil libertarians, but the Florida man — arrested on drug and weapons charges — did 44 days in jail for refusing to unlock his phone for police. Would you endure that to guard your liberties, or perhaps just racy pics of your partner? Should the law prevent police from cracking phones to solve crimes?

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If a State Makes Pot Legal, Should it Clear Criminals Busted Under Old Law

If a state makes marijuana legal, should it clear criminals — call off trials for possession, release prisoners, and expunge the records of everyone busted before society’s enlightened reversal?