ALBERT LEA, Minn. (KTTC) — The Interchange Wine and Espresso Bistro hosted a peaceable protest Friday night time towards standing govt orders by Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz.
In accordance with the Interchange’s Fb web page, the peaceable protest was made attainable by a stimulus test from the state.
“That is very scary,” mentioned proprietor Lisa Hanson again on the primary day her enterprise defied the governor’s govt orders again in December,”We observe the legal guidelines. We do not prefer to buck the system. We do not need to trigger hassle. We do not need to offend anyone.”
The Albert Lea enterprise now going through a $9,000 fantastic as a part of the state’s civil case. Along with that, Hanson obtained six misdemeanor prison counts for defiance of the order as noticed by state inspectors.
“Once more, thanks guys for all of your help,” mentioned Hanson in a web based video Friday. “The warmth has been turned up from the state in direction of us. After all it is going to occur due to our stand.”
However, with restrictions now eased, what’s she protesting?
“Good query,” replied Hanson. “This is what we’re protesting: the shredding of our constitutional rights. Meriam-Webster defines dictator as an individual granted absolute emergency powers. Sound acquainted? We’re going to be protesting the man who sits up in his ivory tower in St. Paul.”
Hanson additionally launched this assertion Friday night time.
We the Individuals, as residing respiratory Males and Girls of Minnesota and the US of America, are standing agency upon our unalienable rights protected by the Structure of the US and the state of Minnesota.
What Mr. Walz, Mr. Eillison, together with the division of well being at state and native ranges, the liquor board, metropolis councils, county boards, are doing, is trespassing on our rights. They don’t seem to be solely in violation of the oath of workplace they every took, they’re committing a large number of crimes towards We the Individuals, together with home terrorism, a violation of the USA Patriot Act of 2001. We’re ready to, and have obtained help of counsel to deal with these crimes and violations of our rights.
Legislators, Governors, well being departments, Lawyer Generals, had been by no means given authority to manage the habits of the Individuals as we learn within the US Supreme court docket determination, “All legal guidelines, guidelines and practices that are repugnant to the Structure are null and void.”
Marbury v. Madison
Elected and/or appointed officers merely should not have the authority to rule make. “The place rights secured by the Structure are concerned, there will be no rule making or laws which might abrogate them.”
Miranda v. Arizona
Standing upon our unalienable rights which are supported by Supreme Courtroom rulings, we invite all companies to open and resume operations as regular. We additionally advise any authorities official, that in the event that they intervene with any of our unalienable, Constitutional rights, or retaliate towards, we’ll search treatment in each skilled and personal capacities.
Lisa Hanson, The Interchange
“There’s some those who simply do not perceive what we’re doing,” mentioned Hanson. “They completely do not see it or perceive. Lots of people reside in worry after nearly a 12 months of fear-mongering from social media and information sources.”
Freeborn County reported 11 new COVID-19 circumstances Friday. It is registered nearly 200 up to now two weeks and a complete of greater than 2500 circumstances and 23 deaths for the reason that pandemic started.
Lawyer Normal Keith Ellison mentioned earlier this week that it was unhappy to see so little concern for the well being of shoppers, workers and group.
Hanson doesn’t see it that approach.
“I consider that we provide a really protected surroundings for individuals to return into,” mentioned Hanson. “No matter occurs to The Interchange, I need you to know that I’ll personally proceed on this struggle.”
Hanson is due in court docket to plead to the costs on Thursday at 11 a.m.