Grand juries under judges’ thumb; Fitzpatrick fights to restore people’s rights

For the past decade a retired lieutenant navy commander in east-central Tennessee has been waging a one-man bid to reform grand juries under the scale-tipping thumb of criminal court judges By David Tulis / 92.7 NoogaRadio Walter Francis Fitzpatrick is a remarkable man whose ideas will at some point control the law in Tennessee to restore to the people their prerogatives and rights that for 100 years have been lost under an unconstitutional legal custom. Mr. Fitzpatrick has suffered at the hands of lawless judges, sheriffs, DAs and jailers as the price he’s paid to restore a key aspect of … Continue reading Grand juries under judges’ thumb; Fitzpatrick fights to restore people’s rights