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Sidney Powell files suit in Wisconsin to block state from certifying results, similar suits in Arizona - hundreds of thousands of illegal ballots

Sidney Powell
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Sidney Powell, author of the bestseller "Licensed to Lie" and lead counsel in more than 500 appeals in the 5th Circuit, in Washington on May 30, 2019.
Attorney Sidney Powell filed a lawsuit on Tuesday alleging an "egregious range of conduct" in Wisconsin at the direction of Wisconsin state election officials.

Powell is asking the court to block Gov. Tony Evers from transferring currently certified election results in Wisconsin to the Electoral College, and have Evers and the Wisconsin Elections Commission (WEC) reverse the certification, "pending a full investigation and court hearing." Powell is also asking the court to order an independent audit of the election "to ensure the accuracy and integrity of the election."

The suit (pdf) was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin against the WEC and Evers. It alleges an "egregious range of conduct" in Milwaukee County and the City of Milwaukee, along with Dane County, La Crosse County, Waukesha County, St. Croix County, Washington County, Bayfield County, Ozaukee County, as well as other counties throughout the Third District and throughout Wisconsin that employ election software and hardware from Dominion Voting Systems.

The suit alleges "massive election fraud" that violates the Wisconsin Election Code and the U.S. Constitution. It alleges a "scheme and artifice to defraud" in Wisconsin that was done "for the purpose of illegally and fraudulently manipulating the vote count to manufacture an election of Joe Biden as President of the United States, and also of various down-ballot democrat candidates in the 2020 election cycle."

Comment: On the same day, Powell filed a lawsuit in Arizona challenging 400,000 ballots:
The 53-page complaint, filed by former federal prosecutor Powell on behalf of the state's 11 GOP electors and others, alleges software manipulation and other fraud in the state "as set forth in the affidavits of eyewitnesses and the voter data cited" that violates the U.S. Constitution and Arizona's own election laws.

"The multifaceted schemes and artifices implemented by Defendants and their collaborators to defraud resulted in the unlawful counting, or fabrication, of hundreds of thousands of illegal, ineligible, duplicate or purely fictitious ballots in the State of Arizona," the lawsuit states.

These "collectively add up to multiples of Biden's purported lead in the State of 10,457 votes," it argued, pointing to what is alleged to be at least 412,000 "illegally cast ballots."

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey and Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs are listed as defendants in the lawsuit.
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The complaint highlights what it said was an "especially egregious range of conduct" in Arizona's Maricopa County, and other counties using Dominion Systems.
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The lawsuit alleges that Dominion Voting Systems violated election laws by having their machines connected to the internet. The case is supported by a redacted affidavit from a former electronic intelligence analyst, alleging that the voting system software was accessed by agents from China and Iran.

"Dominion violated physical security standards by connecting voting machines to the Internet, allowing Dominion, domestic third parties or hostile foreign actors to access the system and manipulate election results, and moreover potentially to cover their tracks due to Dominion's unprotected log," it states.
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Powell on Wednesday also filed a motion (pdf) for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction, saying that Arizona officials did not comply with laws set by the state legislature, and instead "committed a scheme and artifice to fraudulently and illegally manipulate the vote count to make certain the election of Joe Biden as the President of the United States."

It asks the court to order that "servers, software, voting machines, tabulators, printers, portable media, logs, ballot applications, ballot return envelopes, ballot images, paper ballots, and all election materials related to the Nov. 3, 2020 Arizona election seized and impounded for forensic audit and inspection by the Plaintiffs."

It also requested the court block Ducey from "transmitting the currently certified election results to the Electoral College" until the legal challenge was resolved.



Attention

Staten Island bar owner Keith McAlarney arrested for defying COVID lockdown - UPDATE

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The sign at Mac's Public House on Staten Island.
"Will spend night in jail for 'trespassing' in his own business...It's like the Mafia...Gov Cuomo is the Gestapo!"

Last week, we reported about an NYC bar owner who used a leftist tactic when he defined his bar as being located in an "autonomous zone," to protect him from COVID lockdown rules.

The NY Post reports that the Staten Island pub located in a coronavirus hot spot is stealing a page from Seattle's anarchist cookbook, declaring itself an "autonomous zone," free from the public-safety restrictions its owners say they will refuse to abide by.
"!ATTENTION! We hereby declare this establishment an !!! AUTONOMOUS ZONE!!!" read signs outside and around Mac's Public House in Grant City, invoking a phrase more commonly associated with the monthlong occupation of Capitol Hill in the Emerald City by anti-cop radicals. "We refuse to abide by any rules and regulations put forth by the Mayor of NYC and Governor of NY State."

Comment: 'We're not backing down': Staten Island pub declares itself 'autonomous zone' in defiance of Cuomo

Staten Islanders speak their mind (language warning):

UPDATE 03/12/20: More reporting from RT:
The large law enforcement response came after Presti and McAlarney late last month declared Mac's an "autonomous zone," borrowing from a tactic used earlier this year by anarchist protesters to set apart neighborhoods in Seattle and Portland as separate countries.
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Co-owner, Danny Presti is taken away in handcuffs from Mac's Public House by NYC Sheriff's.
The move came after the pub was hit with $1,000-a-day fines and stripped of its state liquor license for staying open in defiance of pandemic restrictions. The owners then subverted a state business-shutdown order by saying they would serve visitors for free, while asking for donations to cover their bills.

Presti and McAlarney also urged other business owners to know their legal rights and stand up to "overreaching" Covid-19 orders issued by Mayor Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio. "Open your places up," Presti said. "Take your cities, your states and your country back."

Presti started a GoFundMe account on Sunday to raise money for Mac's fight with city and state governments. Nearly $34,000 of the $500,000 target had been raised as of Wednesday afternoon.

"I just donated $100," podcast host Dave Rubin tweeted on Wednesday. "I'd be happy to have him on the show."

Local artist Scott LoBaido, who witnessed Presti's arrest and his return to Mac's on Wednesday, pointed out the hypocrisy of allowing big-box retailers to stay open while forcing small businesses to shut down.

"There's hundreds of people at Home Goods buying ceramic penguins for their shelves in their house, and this guy can't open his small little business that's this big to make a living and survive," he said in a Newsmax interview.



Bullseye

Rand Paul: Fauci owes parents and students an apology over pandemic measures

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Anthony Fauci, Director of National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) scolded Anthony Fauci in a tweet on Sunday, suggesting the nation's leading infectious disease expert apologize for his warnings about the danger the coronavirus poses to school-age children.

"Dr Fauci owes @RandPaul an apology," one of Paul's Twitter followers said.

Paul responded: "No, he owes one to every single parent and school-age child in America. I told him this multiple times this summer."


Fauci and Paul have clashed several times since the pandemic began, with the Kentucky Republican accusing Fauci of fear-mongering rhetoric and what he says is incorrect praise of so-called lockdown measures implemented to stem the spread of the virus.

Comment: Suffer, little children: School closings, child abuse, and the COVID19 coup's war on democracy


Pumpkin

Propaganda hack Valery Solovey gives it yet another go: Says Putin has cancer, preparing to step down

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The picture of health: Russia's President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with President of Georgia's breakaway region of Abkhazia Aslan Bzhaniya at the Bocharov Ruchei state residence in Sochi, Russia November 12, 2020.
The Russian president is the world's sickest leader, if you believe reports in Western media, that is. Popular US and UK outlets are now claiming Vladimir Putin has Parkinson's, underwent secret surgery and is battling cancer.

While many have found 2020 to be a challenging year, for notorious Moscow conspiracy theorist Valery Solovey, it has been his best yet. He has managed to send Western news organisations into a frenzy with bombshell allegations twice in as many months. In November, he claimed Putin was suffering from a neurodegenerative condition and would soon step back from the presidency. The revelations were splashed across popular newspapers including the UK's Mail Online and the New York Post.

Comment: Even Russia has its crazed conspiracy theorists.

On his previous efforts:


Light Saber

Project Veritas releases more CNN calls: Zucker says spike Biden laptop story, VP says Cubans like bullies, and why is Burisma still a thing?

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Jeff Zucker said some things . . .
[Ed. note: Listen to the audio clips here.]

Project Veritas' release of the second tranche of clips from CNN President, Jeff Zucker's, 9 a.m. editorial conference calls reveal more evidence of Zucker's manipulation of the news to fit his own world view.

James O'Keefe, the founder and CEO of Project Veritas, said, "In these morning calls, Jeff Zucker orders his people to suppress some stories — not because they are false — but because they will hurt his political agenda."

O'Keefe said Zucker wants to shape the news, not report it.

"When Zucker tells CNN reporters, hosts, producers and editors to hype stories because they fit his narrative, or to target public officials like Sen. Lindsey Graham, it's because they do not toe the Zucker line."

Comment: "The most trusted name in news."


Snakes in Suits

Obama mocked for promising to take Covid-19 vaccine on camera, Twitter recalls Flint water-drinking 'stunt'

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U.S. President Barack Obama drinks a glass of filtered water from Flint, a city struggling with the effects of lead-poisoned drinking water, as he delivers remarks at North Western, in Flint, Michigan May 4, 2016.
Barack Obama has been mocked for saying he would take a future Covid-19 vaccine live on camera to prove its safety. Critics quickly recalled a similar "stunt" when he drank newly cleaned water in Flint, Michigan.
"I promise you that when it's been made for people who are less at risk, I will be taking it," Obama said of a potential vaccine in a SiriusXM radio interview released on Thursday. "I may end up taking it on TV or having it filmed, just so that people know that I trust this science," he added.
Yet, critics immediately pounced on the comment, comparing it to his response to the Flint water crisis.

The infamous health disaster began in 2014, when, due to mismanagement, water pipes succumbed to corrosion and contaminated the city's supply with lead. In May 2016, Obama visited Flint to highlight federal assistance in replacing some of the lead pipes.

Comment: Don't think for one minute that the elites plan to take the same vaccine that will be offered to the rest of us; you can bet they know something that most people aren't being told.


Briefcase

Michigan House Oversight Committee hearing witnesses outline massive fraud

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A City of Detroit election worker said at a Michigan State legislature on Wednesday that she was told to backdate absentee ballots.

The woman, who was identified only as Jessy Jacob, told the bipartisan legislative hearing on Wednesday night that she and others were directed to backdate about 100,000 absentee ballots, or about 10,000 per day. The woman confirmed to former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, one of President Donald Trump's lawyers, that her supervisor told her to do this.

Giuliani asked her if her supervisor told her to use the "phony date of the day," and Jacob replied in the affirmative.

"Would you say Jessy that was an experience you never expected? That level of crookedness and dishonesty at the Detroit center for counting votes?" Giuliani also asked her. "Yes, the whole city," she responded.


Jacob, who Giuliani said never testified before, worked in Detroit and said election workers like her were coached on how to change ballots. She was also advised not to request voter identification if there were problems with the ballot. However, Jacob said she continued to ask for voter ID for her "peace of mind."

Michigan Judge Timothy Kenny previously dismissed an affidavit that was sent by Jacob, citing a lack of credibility, and asserted that she was speculating and provided few details. She submitted the sworn statement claiming that poll workers told voters to cast their ballots for Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden.

Comment: More from Mrs. Jacob:



Another witness, Hima Kolanagireddy, shared what she witnessed at the TCF Center, and what she didn't witness, i.e., a single Trump vote:



The man with her, Andrew Sitto, observed duplicate ballot fraud, as well as the 4:30 am ballot drop.

Next up: Melissa Carone, who doing contract work for Dominion at the center. She observed ballots being counted multiple times, and much more:
"I called my manager to a specific tabulating machine and I showed him a number on it that was over 500. They shouldn't be over 50 — ballots come in batches of 50. I said that we have a severe problem here Nick," Carone explained.

"He [Nick] said, 'Melissa I don't want to hear that we have a problem, we are here to assist with IT, we are not here to run their election,' and at that point I was really frustrated and upset, I could tell what was going on," she said.

"What was going on?" asked Giuliani.

"He was in on it. They were cheating. It was very, very apparent," Carone replied. "It was apparent that he was in on it. When he caught on to me knowing that he was in on it, he just wanted nothing to do with me."

When questioned why more people haven't come forward with allegations that they witnessed fraudulent actions at the Detroit ballot-count site, Carone said that her life has been destroyed.

"I'll tell you why," she said. "My life has been destroyed because of this. I've lost family, I've lost friends, I've been threatened, my kids have been threatened, I've had to move, I've had to change my phone number, I've had to get rid of social media — nobody wants to come forward. I can't even get an actual job any more, because Democrats like to ruin your lives. That's why."


A second witness, a Republican poll challenger, echoed Carone's claims, saying she noticed that some workers at Detroit's TCF Center appeared not to know what to do when ballots were jammed. She asserted that workers in some cases wouldn't discard the ballots prior to the problem ballot, therefore she saw numbers at 300 to 400 when they were tabulated in batches of 50.

"I could tell most of these people didn't have enough training, and they were just mindlessly doing their job," she said.

"This election I will say, these Democrats took every avenue possible to commit fraud in this election, and what I saw on Nov. 3 and Nov. 4 was over 20 counts of fraud taking place right in front of my face," Carone added.
Colonel Phil Waldron, who also testified in Arizona:


The full hearing:




Attention

Sidney Powell: Dominion server REMOVED from Fulton County while lawyers sought restraining order

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A Georgia Republican Party poll watcher looks over voting machine transporters being stored at the Fulton County Election Preparation Center in Atlanta, Ga., on Nov. 4, 2020.
Attorney Sidney Powell said on Monday that someone had removed a Dominion Voting Systems server from a recount center in Fulton County, Georgia.

"Someone went down to the Fulton center where the votes and Dominion machines were, claimed there was a software glitch and they had to replace the software, and it seems that they removed the server," Powell told Lou Dobbs Tonight in an interview aired on Nov. 30.

Powell added that her team does not know where the server is.

Jessica Corbitt, the director of external affairs for Fulton County, told The Epoch Times on Dec. 1 that the server in question is still on the premises of the recount location at World Congress Center in Atlanta.

Comment: Poll workers are now coming forward to tell what they saw as the vote was coming in. From Arizona:
Brickman, the GOP head of one of the country's largest counties and a veteran county elections worker, submitted her testimony in a sworn affidavit under penalty of perjury. She testified that she and her Democratic partner witnessed "more than once" Trump votes default and shift to Biden when they were entering votes into Dominion machines from ballots that couldn't be read by machines.

She alleged that she was later threatened by election supervisors at the Maricopa County Tabulation and Election Center (MCTEC) for speaking out about what she had witnessed.

"I observed, with my Democratic partner, the preparation of a new ballot, since the original one was soiled, or wouldn't go through the tabulators. I read her a Trump Republican ballot, and as soon as she entered it into the system, the ballot defaulted on the screen to a Biden Democratic ballot," Brickman told GOP Arizona State legislators on Monday.

She remarked that when she reported the issue to election supervisors, others in the room also commented that they had "witnessed the same manipulation."

"We were never told what, if any corrective action was taken," Brickman continued. "All I know is the next day, I was called outside the room that I was working in for signature verification by a supervisor who said, 'I understand you caused some problems this week and you thought our machines were not working correctly.'

"I was told at that point in time that I could not discuss anything or talk about what was going on.

"Many people were threatened," Brickman told the hearing. "They were told that their voices would be suppressed, they would have to leave the room and not work there again. I'm here because I think this is our duty to speak the truth."

She told the hearing that she was yelled at and "reprimanded" by her own supervisor, who accused her of causing trouble and "bringing things up that I shouldn't have."

The Maricopa County recorder's office and the Arizona state secretary's office didn't immediately respond to requests for comments from The Epoch Times.

She also said that during testing and certification of the Dominion voting machines on Nov. 18, she had refused to approve the certification of the Dominion system during a meeting with Secretary of State Katie Hobbs because the machines had malfunctioned during the test, and were shut down and reset by Dominion staff instead of corrected.

She said that no explanation was given about the errors. "We could see the machines but we could not see or observe the software behind the machine to confirm what had really gone on," she added.

Brickman in the hearing also testified to a number of other voting irregularities that she directly observed, including the constant lowering of signature verification standards by her election supervisors in order to "move more quickly" and process the higher amount of early and mail-in ballots received for the November election.

"Standards were lowered from approximately 15 points of similarities ... reduced to a minimum of three, and then lowered to one, and ultimately none," Brickman said, recalling that she was told to "just pass each signature verification through."

"We were told, 'Too many rejections have already been turned in ... we need to move more quickly.' This is not the way an election should be run. Where's the integrity?" Brickman challenged.

The GOP chairwoman also said she observed signatures on envelopes that were completely different from the name of the listed voter being let through by election supervisors.

"So the ones who signed the envelopes were not the actual voters, but these were allowed to go through with 'Maricopa County verified' stamped on the outside of each affidavit envelope," she said.

Batches of envelopes bearing the same handwriting for different signatures were also observed, she said.

"There were at least 30 ballots that I saw at one time, that were signed by the same handwriting but on different voters' names," Brickman testified. "When I asked if the county attorney would be alerted for possible fraud, I was told 'no,' that supervisors would take care of it."

One of the most "egregious" irregularities, Brickman said, was the turning away of Trump votes as duplicated votes or "overvotes" because the voter filled checked both the bubble for Trump on the ballot but also wrote in the president's name under the write-in candidate.

"This would continue on as an overvote, which means no vote was counted at all despite the policy having been changed to allow these overvotes. Supervisors contradicted their own policies where the [voter's] intent was clear," she said.

"I am here today again not as an expert in the Dominion software but as a voter in Maricopa County who wants to hear and speak the truth even though myself and others have been suppressed to speak before you now," Brickman told the hearing.

"There should be integrity," she said.
Ron, a white-hat hacker known on Twitter as .@codemonkeyz, has been tracking the fraud from a technical point of view:
Twitter user Code MonkeyZ posted video last night on Twitter and YouTube what is alleged to be Dominion workers using the internet and USBs to pass information between workers in Gwinnett County.

Via Ron - CodeMonkeyZ:



UPDATE — The Dominion employee was identified on 4Chan.

His name is Xavier Khouri
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Considering the amount of fraud, the continued lies and the number of ways we witnessed cheating in this year's election does anyone really doubt what they witnessed here?


This raises serious questions.





Arrow Down

Rules for thee, but not for me: Texas mayor vacations in Mexico after warning residents to stay home

Austin TX mayor Steve Adler
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Austin Mayor Steve Adler
Austin, Texas, Mayor Steve Adler (D) urged residents to "stay home" in an effort to combat the spread of the coronavirus while vacationing in Mexico following his daughter's wedding.

KENS5 reports:
Adler has confirmed to the KVUE Defenders that, after hosting his daughter's wedding, he vacationed to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, last month with a group of people. Both happened in early November, just as top health officials began urging families not to gather with others outside their households and the mayor himself asked people to stay home if they could in order to slow the number of coronavirus cases. Adler told KVUE Senior Reporter Tony Plohetski that he did not violate his own order or orders by Gov. Greg Abbott and took multiple steps to ensure the safety of his guests, including rapid COVID-19 testing. But the private actions are from a public official who has been front and center urging Austinites to take COVID-19 precautions — and he even did so while he was out of the country.
On November 9, Adler (pictured, center) urged residents during a Facebook video message, "We need to stay home if you can...We need to keep the numbers down."

"Now is not the time to relax," he added.

Comment: It's become obvious that the Covid restrictions have nothing to do with saving lives, but controlling the population.


Bug

Ex-Washington state Democrat campaigner among two charged over terrorist attack

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Two suspected militant far-left activists in Washington state have been federally charged for a terrorist attack following an FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force investigation into dozens of attempts to derail trains.

Ellen Brennan Reiche, 27, and Samantha Frances Brooks, 23, were arrested over the weekend by federal authorities in Bellingham, Wash. and charged with committing a terrorist attack on a railroad facility.

According to the criminal complaint, Reiche and Brooks were placing wired devices known as "shunts" over BNSF Railway tracks in the middle of the night on Nov. 28. The wires are capable of disrupting a train's electrical signal and cause it to erroneously brake.

"Depending on the location, the shunt may also interfere with the proper operation of crossing gates at railroad/traffic intersections, causing the gates to allow vehicular traffic across the tracks even when a train is oncoming," wrote the officer assigned in the Seattle Division of the FBI in the affidavit.

Comment: See also: