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I just want to say thank you to all the wonderful people who came to support me in court today. Being shackled in a jail was supposed to crush my spirits, but seeing so many friendly faces makes that impossible. I woke up smiling. I smiled while I was transported in chains at 7:30 am. I smiled for two hours alone in the holding cell. I smiled as I came out and saw all the familiar, loving faces smiling back at me. I was so happy, I even blew Grant Smith Ellis a kiss, since he’s such a big fan.
Corrupt Special Prosecutor Ken Mello sees how happy I am and is trying to stop it. It’s not enough for the deadbeat dad in plaid, to hurt my children by taking their father away. He also wants to take away my ability to speak to them on the phone, as he tries to add on new charges.
Yesterday, Mello filed a Motion for Sanctions against my attorney Tim Bradl. Phone calls that I make in jail to my legal team, are confidential and protected. On my first day here, Mello applied to listen to all of my nonconfidential calls, including calls with my children and parents. We don’t want him knowing our legal strategy, so Attorney Bradl took measures to protect confidential calls. My civil attorney, Elizabeth Dembrowsky volunteered three of her paralegals to help Bradl, who then asked the jail to protect their calls. Bradl was given the names and phone numbers of members of the legal team, and he had not yet met anyone. Everyday we talk on the phone about the case and strategize, as Bradl can’t do it all.
On January 12th, their calls were no longer private because Mello called in a complaint to the jail. Yesterday, he filed a motion for sanctions against Bradl and wants me to lose phone privileges entirely. According to the motion, which is filled with lies and unsubstantiated allegations, Bradl asked that two of the paralegals be given private calls. He mistakenly said that one of the paralegals was a lawyer. It should be noted that being a paralegal is enough to get private calls. It is not necessary to be listed as a lawyer to have private calls. There are no added benefits to being listed as an attorney versus a paralegal.
In his public motion, Mello chose not to redact the two paralegals phone numbers. As a direct result of this intentional doxxing, they both began receiving threatening texts from burner phone numbers, like this:
Keep in mind, I am currently being charged with felony witness intimidation because I read a phone number out loud, off of a public court document, during a live show, which they claim might be harassment. Now that same man who is prosecuting me, is intentionally posting names and phone numbers of private citizens, which he knew would directly lead to harassment and threats. They do EVERYTHING that they accuse me of doing. Why should a state police detective get more protection than two private citizens?
Mello’s motion is unprofessional and filled with lies. It calls one of the women a “minion”, suggesting she is incapable of thought. He baselessly claims that her and I conspired to intimidate witnesses on the unrecorded line – something he has no evidence of if it was unrecorded. He lied by claiming that this woman runs my social media accounts. He lied by saying that I have spoken with her 60 times, when that number is closer to 3. He even accused my attorney of conspiring with us to do this, when in fact Bradl made what the Commonwealth would call a “scriveners error” had Michael Proctor said it.
Mello is just upset that he couldn’t listen in on our legal strategy for three weeks, after we proved that his star witness is a mentally-unbalanced, scorned woman, who fakes pregnancies. Mello wants Bradl to pay $10,000 in sanctions for this error, which doesn’t give anyone privileges they weren’t entitled to. There is a hearing tomorrow in Superior Court at noon, in front of Judge Debra Squires-Lee. I am required to be there on Zoom, but the hearing is open to the public.
Mello also informed us today he will be indicting me, likely on witness intimidation charges against Lindsey Gaetani, who was a witness to nothing. However, it appears as though she may have lied to Mello, because he suddenly has a warrant for Karen Read’s cellphones:
As you will see, when I get out of jail and publish the whole story on what happened, Lindsey’s anger towards me largely comes from jealousy of Karen Read. She convinced herself that I was in love with Karen, and made statements to me that she wanted to hurt her. The only way Mello could get a warrant for Read’s phones is if someone lied under oath, and said that Karen and I conspired to intimidate witnesses. There is only one person who could be behind this. For the record, they will not find any communications between Read and I, on her phone or mine. They definitely won’t find us conspiring to intimidate witnesses because unlike these witnesses, we don’t break the law. It is OUTRAGEOUS, and should alarm us all that we live in a country where the government can send men with guns to your house, to steal your property, and read private communications, based solely off the words of a woman who faked a pregnancy, in order to avoid getting dumped.
Either way, I’m not the least bit deterred. Today was a great day, and they can’t keep me in here forever. And when I get out, I will be exposing their corruption and holding the bad guys accountable like never before. See you all very soon.