This is a discussion on NY Senate Passes Law That Makes It A Felony TO 'Annoy' A Cop within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; The New York State Senate passed a bill today that “creates the crime of aggravated harassment of a police or peace officer. The bill (S.2402), ...
?Annoy? a Cop in New York State? That Could Soon Earn You 4 Years in Jail | TheBlaze.comThe New York State Senate passed a bill today that “creates the crime of aggravated harassment of a police or peace officer. The bill (S.2402), sponsored by Senator Joe Griffo (R-C-I, Rome) would make it a felony to harass, annoy, or threaten a police officer while on duty.
Now the HUGE question is, what constitutes 'annoying'
I really think NY will be the first 'test case' for an all out police state
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That will have a tough time holding up in higher courts as what determines one's level of annoyance? All NY'ers annoy me, and I wish it were a crime, but it isn't. Obscenity went thru the same battle as what's obscene to one isn't obscene to another. Then again, some things might be worth a little jail time.
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This is the seat of insanity, New York. Bunch of third world banana republic Marxist communist anti American jack booted thugs. And that's on a good day. Stick that in your NSA.
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So, now it will be even more illegal to attack a police officer??Senator Griffo stated. “My bill would make it a crime to take any type of physical action to try to intimidate a police officer.
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Does the man even own a dictionary? Or would he know how to use it if he had one? Tough questions, I know, but they had to be asked.
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The act, according to the document in the Blaze, requires physical contact.
What remains to be seen, if it's enacted, is whether a NY officer, in the discharge of his duties, pushes into you, are you guilty of the crime?
I've got no reason to touch a cop in the discharge of his job....
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So if I tell them I do not consent to searching my vehicle and that annoys the officer, I am guilty of a felon? Of course they would be able to search the vehicle as part of the arrest then. Yeah, great law.
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Ya'll better watch out. Some of you annoy the heck outta me.
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So you and a cop reach for the last doughnut and bump hands, do you go to jail?
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The NY Senate is very Annoying!NY Senate Passes Law That Makes It A Felony TO 'Annoy' A Cop