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SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Judge Christopher Hite of the San Francisco Superior Court denied the requests of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra and his abortion allies to seal and shield from public viewing the video evidence to be shown in the courtroom during Sandra Merritt’s upcoming preliminary hearing, scheduled for April 22 to May 3, 2019. However, Judge Hite will seal the video evidence after the hearing. He will also allow Merritt’s accusers to continue to press their charges anonymously, under “Doe” pseudonyms.
Liberty Counsel is defending Merritt against 15 felony charges brought against her by the attorney general in connection with her undercover journalism work which exposed Planned Parenthood’s trade in baby body parts. In an unprecedented move, and at the request of abortion giants Planned Parenthood and the National Abortion Federation, the attorney general sought to try Merritt in secret on these bogus charges, and to completely prevent the public from ever seeing the undercover videos which are alleged to have been illegally recorded.
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Merritt and Merritt’s co-defendant, David Daleiden, the founder of the Center for Medical Progress, are the first undercover journalists to be criminally prosecuted in the history of the state. Liberty Counsel has shown that, to date, no other citizen journalist or journalism organization has ever been charged with a crime for undercover recordings made in the public interest. Together, the weight of the evidence demonstrates that the prosecution against Merritt is selective and discriminatory.
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