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Schenectady DWI defendant claims court has no jurisdiction

Judge rejects ‘Moorish Republic’ challenge

Thursday, July 17, 2014
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An arraignment Wednesday in a drunken-driving case turned unusually contentious as the defendant essentially argued the court had no jurisdiction in his case based on a filing referencing a “Moorish National Republic.”...

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