The Posse Comitatus is a loose association of people who share the same beliefs, a blend of Christian Identity, tax protest, Sovereign Citizen ideology, and common law activism. Posse Comitatus followers believe that the sheriff is the highest legitimate government authority, and that the federal government has no rightful power over American citizens. During 1980s, the popularity of the Posse ideology declined dramatically and Posse leader James Wickstrom attempted to bring the Posse back to life with a renmaed group he called Posse Comitatus (see separate entry).VideoVideo: 2013 A history and purpose of the Posse Comitatus Act.
Sheriff's Posse Comitatus
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