“ The defendants argued that they are not subject to U.S. law since they are descendants of a mythic Moroccan nation that once covered much of the world, including America.”
“ Those prosecutors also tried to undercut the defendants’ claims that they were just peacefully traveling along I-95. According to the prosecutors, video recorded during the standoff reveals that the men can be heard talking about a sniper and loading a round into the weapon.
“‘If they start walking toward us, spread out. They’re acting funny and they’re moving funny. Where’s your arm at? You’re a sniper, so get your sniper and go to the front of the van,’” a prosecutor accused one of the group’s members of saying during the incident.”
“ The three defendants arraigned Tuesday submitted dozens of pieces of evidence, including a print-out of the Moroccan flag and a document entitled “The Zodiac Constitution.””
Sovereign citizens. They should ask their embassy for help and assert their rights under whatever treaty exists between the two countries.
The US should start deporting sovereign citizens.