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BREAKING: NH Judge Says Secretly Recording Police is Legal, Dismisses Wiretapping Charge

October 25th, 2015 - 4:06pm by FTL_Ian in
Alfredo Valentin

Alfredo Valentin, Hero

In a six page decision issued this week, NH Hillsborough superior court judge Gillian L. Abramson dismissed the misdemeanor wiretapping charge against Alfredo Valentin – affirming the right to record police in public includes secret recordings. The judge cites both the Glik and Gericke cases which were important federal cases affirming the right to record police in public. The state argued in this case, that since the recording was secret, the right to...

Rest In Peace, KAC

October 25th, 2015 - 2:58am by FTL_Ian in

Liberty in North Korea Presents at the Keene Activist Center

Liberty in North Korea Presents at the KAC

In 2010, the Keene Activist Center was launched. Over the years, the “KAC” has served as a place for liberty activists to gather for activism and socializing. So much has happened at the KAC including sign-making, planning sessions, spiritual discussions, community dinners, karaoke, birthday and holiday parties, and even a wedding!

Thanks to all the members and...

Keenevention 2015 Online Ticketing Extended Until 10/28!

October 24th, 2015 - 12:23am by FTL_Ian in

Keenevention is only $60 or BTC for the whole weekend!

Keenevention is only $60 or BTC for the whole weekend!

Keenevention 2015 tickets are just $60 or BTC for the entire weekend of 10/30-11/1 – if you buy them in advance. At the door the price goes up to $75 (or $30/day). While online ticketing was originally slated to end 10/26, I’ve extended it until 10/28. Please lock in your tickets here .

Stay tuned \to the Keenevention blog for more announcements (you can sign up for emails when the blog has new posts using the signup box in the right column). You can also follow the new...

Another NH Police Chief in Trouble – This Time For Rape

October 23rd, 2015 - 12:35am by FTL_Ian in

Canterbury Police Chief John Laroche

Canterbury Police Chief John Laroche

If there are only a few bad apples in policing, how do they rise to the top of the ranks? The last case of a corrupt police chief reported on this blog, less than one year ago, involved New London, NH’s then-chief threatening college girls into stripping so he could photograph them nude in the police department basement.

Now, in the case of Canterbury police chief John Laroche, he’s... Reports on Keenevention’s Bitcoin Panel in Feature Story!

October 20th, 2015 - 2:44am by FTL_Ian in

Bitcoin Panel 2015

The Updated Bitcoin Panel for 2015’s news wing has published a detailed feature article on Keenevention 2015’s upcoming Bitcoin Panel and the event as a whole. The piece by Jamie Redman details each speaker on the panel and even breaks the news about new addition Jeremy Kauffman of new bitcoin media streaming startup LBRY ! The reporter also took the time to contact the panelsts to get their thoughts in advance of the panel. The article is worth reading and sharing. ...