[AKidsRight.Org] Murtari update - released after three days in jail.

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From: John Murtari (jmurtari@akidsright.org)
Date: Fri Sep 07 2007 - 16:48:07 EDT

Good People & People of Faith,

This is a brief status updated message for what has occurred this
week. More background and details at the web site,
There will be another message with more details and future plans to

September 4, 2007 - At app 10 am, John returned to the Syracuse
Federal Building with chalk.  He wrote on the ground, "I Love you Dom"
(Domenic is his son) & "Sen. Clinton Help Us!" in about three
different locations. He was taken into custody and was arraigned by US
Magistrate Judge DiBianco. The Judge asked him to sign a conditional
release form stating he wouldn't come back to the building.  John
would not sign.  He is currently being held at the Jamesville
Correctional Facility near Syracuse.  John hasn't been told how long
he'll be there, but he had been told earlier that the maximum sentence
is 15 days for each offense.

September 7, 2007- After being held for three days in jail.  John was
taken to Federal Court for another appearance in front of US
Magistrate DiBianco.  He again stated his reasons for refusing to sign
a 'conditional release.'  The Judge then signed another Order
directing John stay away from the Federal Building grounds without
prior mission of the Court.  He told John that if he violated that
order he could be found in Contempt of Court and be given a six month
jail sentence.  A trial data of October 3rd or 4th was set for the
pending two incidents and it was also determined that John did not
quality for assigned counsel.  John was happy to be released and to
be able to go home.

                                       John Murtari
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