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FUNDRAISER:LAWSUIT: FREEPER SUED FOR ELECTION 2000 FREEP OF LIEBERMAN EVENT
self ^ | 11/15/04 | RaceBannon

Posted on 11/15/2004 6:17:15 PM PST by RaceBannon

Edited on 11/15/2004 11:12:31 PM PST by Admin Moderator. [history]

I am being sued for something that happened at the December 2000 Freep of Joe Lieberman.

JimRob has allowed me to hold an internet fundraiser to help defray the costs of my lawyers fees.

I am broke and thousands of dollars in debt, and depending on how much I can collect here, I amnot sure if I can continue or work to sign a mutual release if offered.

Right now, we have ended the discovery phase, and are awaiting the deposition of the man who accused me of assaulting him that day.

That charge is a lie.

The following story below is my short account of what happened that day.

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Please help me on this fundraiser

I have been accused of something that I didn't do
And I am being sued for it!

On December 2, 2000, I held a rally in New Haven in front of then Vice Presidential candidate Joe Lieberman's house, doing what little I could to show support for the newly elected President Bush, and to show my frustration at the Democrats in their attempts to overturn the genuinely won election by George W. Bush.

At the end of the rally, Former Ct State Senator Tom Scott was speaking on the back of my truck, when all of a sudden the lead Democrat supporter of the counter rally held at the same location, started to approach my truck, then turned and took 3 or 4 running steps and jumped on the bed of my truck in a manner that I thought he was going to attack someone on the truck: either me or Tom.

I stepped to his side and held out my arm to stop him as he ran into my arm and immediately stopped his forward motion.

I kept my hand held out in front of him to prevent him from going forward on the truck bed and get closer to Tom who was speaking at the time.

After 3 seconds or so, the man who jumped on my truck immediately turned and jumped down off the truck into the arms of the Police who quickly escorted him away from my truck.

The whole incident lasted no more than 5 seconds it seems.

Tom and I decided to not press charges for assault or trespass on my truck, and let him go.

9 months later, the man filed suit against me for assault.

I am not joking.

9 months later.

He claims I grabbed his throat.

Look at the picture. This picture was taken December 2, 2000.

That is the man who claims I was grabbing his throat. My hand is on his chest, not his throat. My hand was NEVER on his throat, nor was it ever near his throat!


Why I made this website
Because of the lawsuit, I am forced to endure thousands of dollars of debt that I cannot afford. I have been employed only in temporary positions since 2001 when telecom collapsed, and am deep in debt.

This man is trying to use the legal system to get tens of thousands of dollars from me that does not belong to him, and he is doing it by claiming I assaulted him, which I did not do at all.


CAN YOU PLEASE HELP??
I am forced to ask, but can you consider donating to help me pay my legal fees?

Because of this false charge against me, I am now over $8000 in debt to my lawyer, and we cannot continue until I can pay my bill!

Could you please send me $5 or $10 or $20 to help my legal fees?

If you can, Please send a check or money order to me directly at:

Jim Bancroft
PO BOX 9002
Forestville, Ct 06011-9002

Click on these links to find out more about the man suing me: BOISE KIMBER

 

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1 posted on 11/15/2004 6:17:18 PM PST by RaceBannon
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To: RaceBannon; kdf1; AMERIKA; Lancey Howard; MudPuppy; SMEDLEYBUTLER; opbuzz; Snow Bunny; ...

Please read this, the 2000 election is not over, and I am being sued for the Lieberman Freep of December 2000 rally in front of his house.

I need your help.

Please ping the entire planet on this.

Please!


2 posted on 11/15/2004 6:18:47 PM PST by RaceBannon (Arab Media pulled out of Fallujah; Could we get the MSM to pull out of America??)
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To: RaceBannon

Marked for later.


3 posted on 11/15/2004 6:20:06 PM PST by Jaysun (How many votes did that HUGE A$$ Medicare bill buy us?)
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To: RaceBannon; kdf1; AMERIKA; Lancey Howard; MudPuppy; SMEDLEYBUTLER; opbuzz; Snow Bunny; ...

This is a MAJOR Marine Bump, one that I am forced to do and beg for help in.


4 posted on 11/15/2004 6:20:31 PM PST by RaceBannon (Arab Media pulled out of Fallujah; Could we get the MSM to pull out of America??)
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To: RaceBannon

I can`t promise much RaceBannon, but I`ll see what I can do. I`m not much better off than you, but still better. I`m sure some help is on the way.


5 posted on 11/15/2004 6:21:49 PM PST by infidel29 (America is GREAT because she is GOOD, the moment she ceases to be GOOD, she ceases to be GREAT B.F)
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To: RaceBannon

Bumps are free.


6 posted on 11/15/2004 6:25:22 PM PST by Popman (Democrat Party Political Values are Condescension, Hypocrisy, Bigotry)
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To: infidel29

I can only do a small something, but if there are lots of us, we can be of help. Mailing it in.


7 posted on 11/15/2004 6:25:24 PM PST by Bahbah (Proud member of the pajamahadeen)
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To: RaceBannon

I can't give much either, but I will put my small contribution in the mail tomorrow. Good luck and stay strong. You will win this.


8 posted on 11/15/2004 6:26:34 PM PST by SilentServiceCPOWife (In the smiling twilight of the new political morning, the unwashed told their betters to shove it.)
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To: infidel29

I would be grateful for anything. If every Freeper who reads this, and sends in a couple dollars, I will make up the $8900 that I owe or so, plus the extra in taxes I will have to pay because this is not tax deductible, this has to be considered income.

Please bump this to everyone you know.

If you know anyone who is a columnist, please encourage them to write something on this.

This accusation is a totally false accusation, and several Freepers were there to witness this event, and they have volunteered to testify on my behalf, along with town counsel persons in local government in that area.

I have had this lawsuit over my head for 3 years now, andit is based on a lie. I never grabbed this man's throat as he claims. And now, I have to pay out thousands of dollars to make the lawsuit go away with either a signed release or a victory in court. And Victory is not guaranteed in any court these days for a Conservative...


9 posted on 11/15/2004 6:26:36 PM PST by RaceBannon (Arab Media pulled out of Fallujah; Could we get the MSM to pull out of America??)
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To: RaceBannon; jriemer; 4mycountry; Zavien Doombringer; MeekOneGOP; MEG33; cavtrooper21; cyborg; ...

Viking Kittens! Can you help?


10 posted on 11/15/2004 6:27:03 PM PST by timpad (Peace without victory is procrastination)
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To: RaceBannon

bump


11 posted on 11/15/2004 6:27:52 PM PST by Tribune7
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To: SilentServiceCPOWife; Bahbah

Thank you for anything!

I am embarrassed to have to do this, but I am forced to. This case has already caused me to cash in a 401K retirement fund to pay my legal fees. I am unemployed and collecting.


12 posted on 11/15/2004 6:28:11 PM PST by RaceBannon (Arab Media pulled out of Fallujah; Could we get the MSM to pull out of America??)
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bttt


13 posted on 11/15/2004 6:28:29 PM PST by GretchenM
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To: RaceBannon

Bump and a promise. Small donation coming your way soon.


14 posted on 11/15/2004 6:29:18 PM PST by arasina (So there.)
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To: RaceBannon; Neets; Darksheare; scott0347; timpad; KangarooJacqui; The Scourge of Yazid; ...

RKBA, looks like we've got a LAWSUIT that needs paving!


15 posted on 11/15/2004 6:29:28 PM PST by timpad (Peace without victory is procrastination)
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To: RaceBannon

You're welcome. And don't be embarrassed. What kind of friends are we if we don't help each other when it's needed?


16 posted on 11/15/2004 6:29:36 PM PST by SilentServiceCPOWife (In the smiling twilight of the new political morning, the unwashed told their betters to shove it.)
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To: RaceBannon

I'll help you Race. Hope you get enough to countersue the RAT!


17 posted on 11/15/2004 6:29:45 PM PST by Taxman (So that the beautiful pressure does not diminish!)
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To: RaceBannon

bump for later help


18 posted on 11/15/2004 6:29:56 PM PST by GEC
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To: RaceBannon; mhking

This is unreal. I'll add you to my prayer list.


19 posted on 11/15/2004 6:30:01 PM PST by cyborg
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To: RaceBannon

Prayers for your efforts.


20 posted on 11/15/2004 6:30:32 PM PST by Salvation (†With God all things are possible.†)
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To: RaceBannon

I will send out a check first thing in the morning. These people are nothing but thugs, and using the legal system for their thuggery.


21 posted on 11/15/2004 6:30:50 PM PST by DLfromthedesert ("Don't be an economic girlie-man" Ah-nuld)
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To: RaceBannon; Jim Robinson
I remember this incident. I didn't know that it turned into a civil matter. If it's OK with JimRob, a check is on the way.

5.56mm

22 posted on 11/15/2004 6:31:04 PM PST by M Kehoe
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To: RaceBannon; weegee; Flyer

Y'all please ping the group.


23 posted on 11/15/2004 6:31:32 PM PST by HoustonCurmudgeon (May God Bless the President)
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To: RaceBannon

bttt


24 posted on 11/15/2004 6:31:46 PM PST by ConservativeMan55 (http://www.osurepublicans.com)
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To: RaceBannon

Oh, if only I knew about FreeRepublic back in 2000! You all carried the fight for me and I didn't even know it. I can't give much but every little bit helps and is a nice way to say thanks for fighting the good fight. OK, fight might not be the best word under these circumstances but you know what I mean :)


26 posted on 11/15/2004 6:32:48 PM PST by NonValueAdded ("We are in the process of allowing them to self-actualise" LtC. Rainey, Fallujah, 11/04)
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To: RaceBannon; marmar; Old Sarge; Conspiracy Guy; MeekOneGOP; Fedora; Slings and Arrows; ...

I'd like to know who is behind this guy. It would seem that this is an intimidation tactic.


27 posted on 11/15/2004 6:35:11 PM PST by bad company (Four more years.)
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To: RaceBannon

bttt


28 posted on 11/15/2004 6:35:14 PM PST by Auntie Mame ("Whether you think you can or think you can't -- you are right." Henry Ford)
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To: RaceBannon; 1stMarylandRegiment; 1Mike; 3catsanadog; ~Vor~; ~Kim4VRWC's~; A CA Guy; ...

Race needs our help.


29 posted on 11/15/2004 6:35:14 PM PST by Howlin (I love the smell of mandate in the morning.)
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To: RaceBannon

Geez, I bet all this makes you wish that you went ahead and blasted him. Hope you have witnesses, preferably the police officers - unfortunately 9 months of delay can make that unlikely.

Anyway, you've always seemed like a stand-up guy to me. A modest contribution is in the mail and I wish you well. Keep us posted!


30 posted on 11/15/2004 6:35:31 PM PST by awelliott
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Dang that sux.

But Kimber, 42, is also a convicted felon known in some parts of the city for his aggressive campaign tactics.Figures.
Check is in the mail dude.
31 posted on 11/15/2004 6:36:15 PM PST by visualops (Freedom is worth fighting for, dying for and standing for: the advance of freedom leads to peace-GWB)
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To: RaceBannon
I would suggest you seek additional legal aid as well -any lawyers here? I would think that you could have got it thrown out for several reasons -dismissed up front without discovery based upon your reply to his 'allegations' -are you representing yourself?
32 posted on 11/15/2004 6:36:29 PM PST by DBeers
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To: cyborg

Unfortunately this is very real.

This is what the battle is about concerning liberals and Conservatives.

I defended someone, and I get sued for it.


33 posted on 11/15/2004 6:37:16 PM PST by RaceBannon (Arab Media pulled out of Fallujah; Could we get the MSM to pull out of America??)
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To: St. Johann Tetzel

Knock it off; this isn't about politics; I'm sick to death of you self-rightous sanctimonious judgmental posters.

You are talking to one of the most respected posters on this forum; he has been in the trenches for FR for longer than you've been able to spell; and he did it all so you could come on here and post that tripe about him.

You have no shame.


34 posted on 11/15/2004 6:37:25 PM PST by Howlin (I love the smell of mandate in the morning.)
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To: Howlin

I hit abuse. It's totally inappropriate.


35 posted on 11/15/2004 6:37:58 PM PST by cyborg
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To: RaceBannon

Marking...


36 posted on 11/15/2004 6:38:05 PM PST by tubebender (If I had know I would live this long I would have taken better care of myself...)
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To: RaceBannon

I suggest sending a brief letter to Mark Levin. Maybe call his producer.


37 posted on 11/15/2004 6:38:31 PM PST by cyborg
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To: St. Johann Tetzel

naughty naughty -Be charitable


38 posted on 11/15/2004 6:38:51 PM PST by DBeers
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To: awelliott

I have some prominent witnesses, but unless I can raise a HUGE amount of cash, this may just get signed off in a mutual release or something.

Because of some particular circumstances, That would be best, for I am not alone in this.


39 posted on 11/15/2004 6:38:56 PM PST by RaceBannon (Arab Media pulled out of Fallujah; Could we get the MSM to pull out of America??)
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To: cyborg

Thanks. *GEEZ*


40 posted on 11/15/2004 6:39:01 PM PST by Howlin (I love the smell of mandate in the morning.)
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To: RaceBannon

Let's keep this bumped to the top. I'll help where I can RB. And I'll pass this on to a few friends.


41 posted on 11/15/2004 6:39:01 PM PST by Corin Stormhands (All I want for Christmas is a red Swingline stapler...)
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I'll do my part.

His church is a 501(c)(03).

found via: http://www.guidestar.org

FIRST CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH
605 Dixwell Ave
New Haven, CT 06511


EIN: 06-1173497
This organization is not required to file an annual return with the IRS because it is a church. It is a 501(c)(03) public charity.




No ego issues with him.

found at: http://www.yaledailynews.com/article.asp?AID=16257

SNIP

"When I came to this town there was a lot of skepticism about the clergy because of what Boise does," said another community leader who also did not want to be named. "He makes it tough to operate with integrity."

Yet Kimber does not plan on letting his detractors slow him down.

"I want to be a kingmaker," Kimber said. "I want to put the right people in office."




Hmmm. Isn't that goal a conflict for a 501(c)(03)...political "kingmaker," that is? Might want to alert the IRS if any sort of connection is there. Sure hate to see him lose that tax-free status.


43 posted on 11/15/2004 6:39:55 PM PST by edfrank_1998
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I am embarrassed to have to do this, but I am forced to.

No need for you to feel embarrassed. I should be the one who should be embarrassed because all I can offer are words of support because financially I'm strapped.

44 posted on 11/15/2004 6:41:11 PM PST by BigSkyFreeper (Congratulations President-Re-Elect George W. Bush!)
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Howlin...Not often I agree with you on anything.

I have been reading the thread and some of the posters make me ill. The kind of people you do not want with you in any battle. Sanctimonious is the most polite term I can think of.

46 posted on 11/15/2004 6:41:37 PM PST by cynicom (<p)
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Race, I don't have anything I can spare you today, but I'll be happy to spread word of this far and wide.

God bless you, man, you'll definitely be in my prayers!

47 posted on 11/15/2004 6:42:10 PM PST by mhking
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To: Howlin; sinkspur

http://www.jud2.state.ct.us/civil_inquiry/DispDetail.asp?DocNum=NNH-CV-01-0455708-S

That man has a valid opinion of what I do freely admit saying and where I stand on certain topics.

However, I have helped others on this site regardless of their views. There has only been a couple, and I did not ask what they believed first.

And, Yes, I would buy Sinkspur a chocolate milk...if we ever meet...


48 posted on 11/15/2004 6:42:17 PM PST by RaceBannon (Arab Media pulled out of Fallujah; Could we get the MSM to pull out of America??)
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Oh, no! Race, I don't have money to spare, but I wish you well.


49 posted on 11/15/2004 6:42:30 PM PST by annyokie (If the shoe fits, put 'em both on!)
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To: RaceBannon

I'll help you. Will mail out the check tomorrow morning.


50 posted on 11/15/2004 6:43:23 PM PST by SamiGirl
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