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TheWoesoftheMisunderstanding,Misuse,andAbuseofNotaries Public

Contributedby:SuiJuris|Views:72 Note:Thisisaworkinprogress Theproblemsthatmanypeoplearefacinginthepatriotmovementstemagreatdealfromthesimple misunderstandingofwordsintermsrelatingtobanking,law,andevenpolitics.Thisisaquickfirstdraftofanin depthexposewhichIshallpublishsooninhopesthatonceandforall,Notariesarenotwillfullyorunknowingly puttingtheirnecksoutonthelineinanattempttoqualifyanadministrativelegalprocedure. AgreatdealofthismisuseofNotariesstartedfromtheeducationaleffortsofJackSmithofRightWayLawand VictoriaJoyofAngelwiththeInkwellMinistries.AlthoughsomeofwhatJack,Victoriaaswellasmanyother PatriotsspeakaboutinrelationtotheNotaryProtestconcept/methodIdounderstandfromaveryesotericlevel however,theultimatedemiseofboththeNotariesandthepeoplewhousethisProtestConceptarebasedonthis simplefact: Themisunderstandingofthewordacceptanceintheworldofbanking,negotiableinstrumentslaw,lawmerchant andtheUCC. ANotarysprincipledutyistoprotesttheacceptanceofforeignandinlandbillsofexchange,drafts,notesand otherinstrumentswhenpresentedforpayment. Hereisarudimentarydefinitionofacceptanceasitappliestobankingornegotiableinstruments: AcceptancemeansHonorwhichmeansPaynothingmore,nothingless. Patriotsareutterlymistakenwhentheythinkthattheycantenderaninstrumentforpaymentandifacreditorfails tocreditthedebtorsaccountthatactionissubjecttoprotest.Themisunderstandingagainspawnsfromthe Englishlanguageandtheuseofacceptance.HereisanexamplesentencethatisthebasisfortheNotarialProtest concept. Itenderedmyinstrumentfordischargeandthecreditorrefusedtoacceptmyinstrument. TheabovesentenceisjustplainEnglishandnotlegaleseorbankerspeakwhichwouldbeutilizingthedefinitionof acceptancewhichwouldapplytoNotariessuchasinUCC35013505. Thewayinstrumentsworkincommercearelikethis: IfIpurchaseatruckloadofmerchandisefromamanufacturerandupondeliveryofthemerchandiseItendera draftorbillofexchangeinstrumenttotheshipper.Theshipperwillthentaketheinstrumenttothemanufacturer andlatertheiraccountsreceivabledepartmentwillpresentmyinstrumentforcollection. SincetheinstrumentinthiscasewillbedrawnagainstabankwhereImaintainanaccountthebankismy fiduciary. Nowtherearethreebasicscenariosastohowthisinstrumentmaybenegotiated. Bydepositviamail. Bypresentmentinperson. EFTterminal. Forthepurposeofthisdiscussionwewillonlyaddressinpersonpresentment.Letssayhypotheticallythatthe accountsreceivabledepartmentsendsacompanyrepresentativedowntothebanktomakepresentmentofthe instrumenttendered.ThebankhastwooptionsonlyHonororDishonor.Thesewordshaveesotericmeanings

howeverintheworldofcommercethereareonlytwomeanings.Honor=Accept=PayorDishonor=Refuse= Defend.IfthebankchoosestodishonortheinstrumentthenthepayeemayhireaNotaryPublicforthepurposeof protestingthenonacceptance(payment)oftheinstrument. Protestisdefinedasaformaldeclarationmadeinordertofurnishthepartiessecondarilyliablewiththeevidence ofthedishonoroftheparticularpaperwhicharebillsofexchange,drafts,notesetc. Theproteststepsaregenerally: NoticeofDishonor Protest ANotarymaysendthenoticeofdishonoredinstrumentbymailordeliveritinpersontotheMakerofan instrument.IntheeventtheMakerfailstoHonortheinstrumenttheNotarywillproceedtomemorializethe dishonorbywayofformalprotest. Aprotestisanadministrativejudgmentbyanofficerofthestate.Asanoperationoflawthereisnothingfurther pursuanttothedoctrinesofStareDecisisandResJudicata. Fromthispointtheholderoftheinstrumentaswellastheprotestcertificatecanbringitbeforeacourtandhave itacteduponinthesamenatureasadefaultjudgment. Inthealternativetheholderoftheinstrumentandprotestcertificatecouldsueforstatutorydamagesresultingfrom thedishonorandwouldhavethetacitagreementandwintheirsuitbasedupontheprotestcertificate. Thereismuchmoretocomelaterhoweverthebottomlineisthatyoucannottenderaninstrumentforpayment andprotestagainstthenoncreditingofonesaccount.Bluntly,thepatriotsusingtheprotestmethodaredoingitall backwards. TheendresultofthismisapplicationisNotarieshavegonetojailformalfeasanceofpublicoffice.Asaforinstance OregonchangedtheirrevisedstatutestospecificallynoteabouttheabuseoftheNotarialProtestespeciallywhen Protestingnoncommercialpaper.Idohoweveragreewithagreatmanythateverythingiscommerce,especially whenlookingattheworldfromaRedemptionperspective.Theproblemfurtheristhatsimpleadministrative duelingandthedocumentsinterchangedbetweenadversepartiesarenotdraftsassomeguruspurportbeing subjecttoprotestintheeventofdishonor. Inthealternativeifonetendersapromissorynoteorotherinstrumentfordischargeofadebt,theyalmosthaveit right.However,thatconceptshouldbepredicatedonlyonHouseJointResolution192,PublicLaw7310andUCC 3603(b).Itispossibletouseinstrumentforanadministrativeprocesstodischargedebtbutintheend dischargeisutterlyunnecessarysimplyduetothefactthatyoucanbeatthebanksbasedonthefollowing: Bookkeepingentries TruthinLendingDiscoloures FraudintheFactum FraudintheInducement FailuretoConsiderate FailuretoTakeforValue BreachofAgreement Etc.,etc.,etc. Thatisallfornow. JasonWhitney LawResearchGroup www.lawresearchgroup.com

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