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Shocking Footage: Americans Ordered Out Of Homes At Gunpoint By SWAT teams
Posted By admin On April 22, 2013 @ 6:54 am In Featured Stories,Tile | Comments Disabled
This is what martial law in the US looks like
April 22, 2013
Shocking footage has emerged from Friday’s lockdown in Boston, where police, federal agents, national guard troops and SWAT teams enforced door to door searches of everyone’s home within twenty blocks as the entire city was placed under orders to stay off the streets.
The video, shot by a resident from their own house across the street, shows police barking orders at men and women as they order them at gunpoint to identify themselves, put their hands on their heads, and get out of their own home. They are then ordered to run down the street to be further frisked by police as scores of armed militarized cops look on.
The scenes look like something out of a disaster movie, with the backdrop of suburban America juxtaposed with what is essentially martial law playing out in full daylight.
The story floated in the mainstream media that the door to door searches were conducted with the voluntary consent of the residents of Watertown is clearly false. 9000+ Police locked down an entire city and went in with full force, with armored vehicles and combat gear, all to search for an injured 19 year old kid who turned out to be cowering in someone’s back yard.
While armies of police roamed around people’s homes and private property, Public transportation was shut down, businesses were forced to close, and a no-fly zone was enacted over Boston in an unprecedented show of force.
At this point, as military helicopters buzzed over neighborhoods, the Fourth Amendment had ceased to exist in Boston, which quickly resembled a war zone.
The compliant mainstream media reported on the activity without alarm or question. Katy Waldman of Slate wrote an article  claiming that under dire circumstances police can suspend 4th Amendment rights against unreasonable searches:
In exigent circumstances, or emergency situations, police can conduct warrantless searches to protect public safety. This exception to the Fourth Amendment’s probable cause requirement normally addresses situations of “hot pursuit,” in which an escaping suspect is tracked to a private home. But it might also apply to the events unfolding in Boston if further harm or injury might be supposed to occur in the time it takes to secure a warrant.
This activity, once again, sets a shocking precedent. Police and military are training in these circumstances every single day of the year. They are fully acclimatized to the process, as if it is completely normal. They do not hesitate in carrying out such orders, which are now being implemented whenever the authorities deem a situation to be an emergency.
This is what fully fledged martial law in America looks like.
Steve Watson is the London based writer and editor for Alex Jones’ Infowars.com , and Prisonplanet.com . He has a Masters Degree in International Relations from the School of Politics at The University of Nottingham, and a Bachelor Of Arts Degree in Literature and Creative Writing from Nottingham Trent University.
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 Prisonplanet.com: http://prisonplanet.com/
 Katy Waldman of Slate wrote an article: http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/explainer/2013/04/boston_bomber_manhunt_is_the_watertown_door_to_door_search_by_police_for.html
 Infowars.com: http://infowars.com/
 Martial law is real: Americans now being forced out of their homes at gunpoint: http://www.prisonplanet.com/martial-law-is-real-americans-now-being-forced-out-of-their-homes-at-gunpoint.html
 Video: SWAT police gunpoint raids in Boston Were Conducted “House After House”: http://www.prisonplanet.com/video-swat-police-gunpoint-raids-in-boston-were-conducted-house-after-house.html
 Riot Police, SWAT Teams Called on Dancers at Jefferson Memorial: http://www.prisonplanet.com/riot-police-swat-teams-called-on-dancers-at-jefferson-memorial.html
 Big Content’s dystopian wish-list for the US gov’t: spyware, censorship, physical searches and SWAT teams: http://www.prisonplanet.com/big-contents-dystopian-wish-list-for-the-us-govt-spyware-censorship-physical-searches-and-swat-teams.html
 Police, SWAT teams storm college block party with LRAD sound cannon weapons, tear gas, riot gear for no reason: http://www.prisonplanet.com/police-swat-teams-storm-college-block-party-with-lrad-sound-cannon-weapons-tear-gas-riot-gear-for-no-reason.html
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