The March to Nowhere

The March to Nowhere

“IMMENSE HYPOCRISY” by Joan Swirsky, ©2017 (Jan. 30, 2017) — A day or two before the inauguration of President Donald J. Trump on January 20th, 2017, I watched a reporter interviewing five attractive, intelligent, articulate women from California, who were all making the long cross-country trip to the Women’s March on Washington on January 21st. […]

The High-Tech Lynching of Donald Trump

The High-Tech Lynching of Donald Trump

“GREATEST PILE-ON IN AMERICAN HISTORY” by Jeff Crouere, ©2016 (Oct. 28, 2016) — In October of 1991, then Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas faced a contentious Senate hearing that focused on allegations made by a former subordinate, Anita Hill. She claimed that Thomas sexually harassed her in several ways. The Senate Judiciary Committee spent days reviewing […]

The Grand Jury: Tool of the Government or the People?

The Grand Jury:  Tool of the Government or the People?

DOES “HAND-PICKING” COMPROMISE OBJECTIVITY? by Sharon Rondeau (Apr. 9, 2015) — On Tuesday, The Post & Email spoke with Tipton County, TN clerk Mike Forbess regarding the selection of Tipton County grand jurors. Forbess serves as clerk of court for the Circuit, General Sessions and Juvenile Courts of Tipton County, which is located in the […]

Walter Fitzpatrick Video Released

Walter Fitzpatrick Video Released

“AN UNLAWFUL LEGAL SYSTEM” by Sharon Rondeau (Feb. 28, 2015) — A long-anticipated video depicting corruption within county grand juries and the judiciary as a whole throughout the state of Tennessee as discovered by CDR Walter Francis Fitzpatrick, III (Ret.) has been released. Released by Abel Danger Productions, the footage tells the story of how […]

Wife of Wrongly Imprisoned Tennessee Entrepreneur: “He’s a Damaged Man” pb

Wife of Wrongly Imprisoned Tennessee Entrepreneur:  “He’s a Damaged Man” pb

“HE IS NOT THE SAME PERSON WHO WENT IN” by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 18, 2014) — Formerly licensed pilot, general contractor, home inspector, radio show host, farmer, adjunct faculty member, and 2006 county executive candidate Mike Parsons is currently incarcerated at the Tennessee state prison in Pikeville, Bledsoe County, more than six hours from his […]

National Attention Focuses on Upcoming Unconstitutional Sentencing of CDR Fitzpatrick, Prompts Veteran Event, Citizen Media Coverage

National Attention Focuses on Upcoming Unconstitutional Sentencing of CDR Fitzpatrick, Prompts Veteran Event, Citizen Media Coverage

IS IT TIME FOR VETERANS TO MAKE THEIR VOICE HEARD? by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 8, 2014) — Over the past nearly-five years, The Post & Email has reported on systemic corruption in the Tennessee courts which maintains grand jury foremen for years as an assistant to the judge.  Criminal Court judges select the foreman “from […]

Will “The Grand Jury” Go on Trial on Monday?

Will “The Grand Jury” Go on Trial on Monday?

“THE GRAND JURY IS WHAT MAKES US A CONSTITUTIONAL REPUBLIC” by Sharon Rondeau (Jun. 21, 2014) — On Monday, a trial will take place beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the McMinn County, TN courthouse of CDR Walter Francis Fitzpatrick, III (Ret.) on three felonies and one misdemeanor charge stemming from an arrest on March 18 […]

Tennessee Grand Juries Co-Opted by Government, Operating Illegally

Tennessee Grand Juries Co-Opted by Government, Operating Illegally

“THIS GOVERNMENT IS COMPLETELY OUT OF CONTROL” by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 18, 2013) — On Tuesday, CDR Walter Francis Fitzpatrick, III (Ret.) went to the McMinn County, TN courthouse to submit a criminal complaint naming the grand jury foreman, court clerk, three Tenth Judicial District prosecutors and two criminal court judges as “illegally, individually and […]

Walter Fitzpatrick Contacts District Attorney General to Inform Him of Tennessee Court Laws

AND GETS NOTHING BUT DENIAL by Sharon Rondeau (Jun. 18, 2012) — On Thursday, June 14, 2012, an article was published in the Knoxville News Sentinel about Judge Jon Kerry Blackwood’s refusal to recuse himself from a case by the “Knox County District Attorney General,” Randy Nichols, who claimed that Blackwood was compromised.  There was […]

Are Corrupt Tennessee Judges Being Brought to Account?

JUDGES REPORTED INTOXICATED, “HIGH” ON DRUGS; CITIZENS VICTIMIZED by Sharon Rondeau (Apr. 5, 2012) — Some of the decisions presided over by Judge Richard Baumgartner of Knoxville, TN have been discarded because it was found that he was under the influence of drugs while he rendered them. In 2007, two young people were brutally murdered […]

Monroe County Jury-Rigging Bombshell, Part 2

JUDGE AMY REEDY CAUGHT IN THE ACT OF HAND-PICKING JURORS? by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 21, 2011) — On December 20, 2011, The Post & Email reported an eyewitness account of alleged jury-rigging performed by a Monroe County, TN judge while court employees looked on.  The judge reportedly chose the people she wanted, allegedly collecting much […]

Can You Hear Their Silence?

KNOXVILLE FBI LOOKS ON AS CRIMINAL ACTIONS OF JUDGES, PROSECUTORS AND POLICE CONTINUE UNABATED by Sharon Rondeau (Apr. 11, 2011) — In a recent interview with Walter Francis Fitzpatrick, III, he described how the power of the grand jury has been diminished to that of an arm of the government due to the criminality of […]

Witness who Testified in Fitzpatrick Case chose Trial Jury Members

COURT CLERK WHO TESTIFIED AT FITZPATRICK’S JUNE 28, 2010  ARRAIGNMENT ALSO SELECTED THE JURY by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 10, 2011) — On June 28, 2010, Monroe County Circuit Court Clerk Martha M. Cook served as a witness during an arraignment hearing for Walter Francis Fitzpatrick, III. She also chose the jury members for Fitzpatrick’s December […]

Did Monroe County Officials admit they had no case against Darren Huff?

ASSISTANT D.A.:  “YOU GOT SUCKERED INTO THIS” by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 11, 2010) — Mr. Darren Huff, who pleaded “no contest” at his trial on December 1, 2010 in Madisonville, TN,  sent the following account of phone calls and text messages exchanged with both his public defender and the Assistant District Attorney, Jim Stutts, prior […]

Monroe County, TN Congressman not Concerned with Constituent Constitutional Right to Equal Protection

REP. JOHN DUNCAN TURNS HIS BACK ON CORRUPTION AND THE TRAMPLING OF CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS IN HIS DISTRICT by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 3, 2010) — Several people who have contacted Rep. John Duncan (R), whose district includes Monroe County, TN, regarding the endemic corruption there have reported excuses or no response from staffers as to why […]

All Felonies Dropped against Walter Fitzpatrick; convictions on two misdemeanors

PLUS $3,000 IN FINES AND ADDITIONAL COURT COSTS by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 1, 2010) — As several eyewitnesses at Walter Fitzpatrick’s trial in Monroe County, TN reported this evening, all felony charges against the retired U.S. Naval Academy graduate and 20-year veteran of the U.S. Navy have been dropped. Those charges were “riot,” “disorderly conduct,” […]

Judge Jon Kerry Blackwood tries to force a signature from Fitzpatrick before December 1 Trial

“THIS ALL BEGAN WITH A CITIZEN’S ARREST” by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 1, 2010) — On Wednesday, December 1, Walter Fitzpatrick and Darren Huff will be tried in the Monroe County courthouse for the alleged crimes of “Riot; Disrupting Meeting or Procession; Disorderly Conduct; Resisting Arrest; Retaliation of Past Action; and Civil Rights Intimidation” stemming from […]

Thanksgiving Message from the Monroe County Jail

“WE’RE MAKING SOME PROGRESS” by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 25, 2010) — The following calls were made last evening, November 24, 2010,  by Walter Fitzpatrick at the Monroe County detention facility. WALT: Before I forget, let me wish you and everybody a blessed and thoughtful Thanksgiving. SHARON: A lot of people have the same message for […]