It seems that nobody likes getting that notice in the mail for jury duty. It’s really a shame that so many have this attitude. Now more than ever more people are waking up to the fact that the U.S. has the largest incarceration rate in the fucking world, a title not very begetting to a nation claiming to be “land of the free”.
Jury nullification is possibly one of the greatest impacts any individual can have. Any bullshit, non-violent, victimless crime…. “Not Guilty”. If you don’t like the law… “Not Guilty”. Exercise that shit.
Shona Banda is a marijuana activist and mother who uses cannabis oil to treat her Crohn’s disease. Banda’s home was raided by police after her son defended her cannabis oil treatment during an anti-drug presentation at school. If convicted Banda could face up to 34 years in prison.