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Cease and Desist The Prosecution of 3 Navy Seals

This petition was published by Anonymous on Dec 02, 2009
Closed on May 22, 2010
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Cease and Desist any and all charges brought against the United States Navy Seals Listed Below.

We the people feel as a collective that known terrorist Ahmed Hashim Abed injured himself after resisting arrest.

Matthew McCabe, a Special Operations Petty Officer Second Class (SO-2), is facing three charges: dereliction of performance of duty for wilfully failing to safeguard a detainee, making a false official statement, and assault.

Petty Officer Jonathan Keefe, SO-2, is facing charges of dereliction of performance of duty and making a false official statement.

Petty Officer Julio Huertas, SO-1, faces those same charges and an additional charge of impediment of an investigation.

A person may not use physical force to resist a lawful arrest by a police/militery officer who is known or reasonably appears to be a peace officer. Resisting an arrest is a misdemeanor. Resisting arrest typically involves an arrestee physically struggling with an officer as he tries to place on handcuffs, or when the arrestee struggles as he is being placed in a patrol car or jail cell.

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