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Sunday, May 19, 2013

Smokedown Prohibition V: Adam Kokesh and NA Poe Arrested (video and pictures)

At Smokedown Prohibition V Adam Kokesh is targeted for arrest even though it is obvious he isn't smoking marijuana. This happened on May 18, 2013 at Independence Hall in Philadelphia, PA.

Update: Monday, May 20,2013 - Adam has been charged with felony assault on a federal officer. No bail set, his detention hearing is set for Thursday, May 23, 2013. See http://freeadam.net/2013/05/20/adam-kokesh-accused-felony/

Some pictures of the event before the arrests started:
When signs like this greeted us we knew there would be trouble.

A letter delivered to the police.
 Signs help up by the protesters:
 
 
 
 The welcoming committee composed of park rangers and Philadelphia police:
 
 
 

At 9pm that evening we went down to the Federal Detention Center to see how our kidnapped friends were:
The sign reads FREE NA POE
More pictures and videos can be seen at the Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/455712674507072/

7 comments:

  1. great job Darren as usual

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  2. The man on the mic that said, "Smoke it anyway is the NJ Weedman."

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  3. Kudos to these brave souls. They must be educated people. Those on the other side apparently aren't. See my blog on education at:

    http://www.alicelillieandher.blogspot.com

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  4. Did you hear that Kokesh got arrested?

    http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/350392#tab=comments&sc=0

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  5. Fantastic! Great job Darren.

    - Steve Piotrowski

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