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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saturday, April 19, 2014 BERNIE GOETZ TO SPEAK AT LEGALIZE MEDICAL AND RECREATIONAL WEED RALLY

THOMAS PAINE PARK, FOLEY SQUARE, MANHATTAN SUNDAY 4.20 APRIL 20, 2014 2:00 pm to 4:20 pm
A New York man dubbed the "subway vigilante" after he shot four thugs in 1984 was released from jail in early November 2013 on a charge of selling marijuana to an undercover officer. Bernhard Goetz, 65, was ordered freed on his own recognizance at an arraignment in Criminal Court. His next court date is 4/24 April 24, 2014 the district attorney's office said then added the office wanted to make his next appearance on 4/20 but April 20 fell on a Sunday. Bernie is accused of meeting an undercover officer at Union Square Park and agreeing to sell her marijuana after she acted seductively toward him. Goetz went to his apartment to pick up the pot and then sold it to the officer for $30. Members of the Manhattan South Narcotics Division swooped in to arrest Goetz. Goetz is charged with criminal possession, criminal sale and unlawful possession of marijuana. Bernie Goetz is going to ask for a jury trial because he believes pot should be legalized. For more info email ajweberman@verizon.net

THE LEGENDARY DAVID PEEL & LOWER EAST SIDE WILL PERFORM

DON’T EXPOSE NON VIOLENT POT OFFENDERS TO THE VIOLENCE OF JAILS AND PRISONS
“Tyranny, like hell, is not easily conquered; yet we have this consolation with us, that the harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly: it is dearness only that gives everything its value.” – Tom Paine