Recently I’ve seen a number or reports on various alt. news sites talking about the police using the “Obstructing governmental administration” as a trumped up charge to arrest people. Given our decent into a police state, give yourself a second to soak this one in :
S 195.05 Obstructing governmental administration in the second degree.
- A person is guilty of obstructing governmental administration when he intentionally obstructs, impairs or perverts the administration of law or other governmental function or prevents or attempts to prevent a public servant from performing an official function, by means of intimidation, physical force or interference, or by means of any independently unlawful act, or by means of interfering, whether or not physical force is involved, with radio, telephone, television or other telecommunications systems owned or operated by the state, or a county, city, town, village, fire district or emergency medical service or by means of releasing a dangerous animal under circumstances evincing the actor`s intent that the animal obstruct governmental administration.
Obstructing governmental administration is a class A misdemeanor.