JM: Tell us about the pre-sentencing process: Hakstiff: I WENT TO COURT & TOOK A PLEA AGRREMENT THAT WAS
OFFERED TO ME & WAS SENTENCED TO PRISON TIME Rebecca: I got into an argument with an officer at the
precint about a report I was making. He wasn't
taking me seriously and was being very sarcastic.
The argument got physical. He and another officer
pinned me down, put me in handcuffs, and escorted me
into a holding cell that smelled horrible.
JM: Did you have police stop by your house for questioning? If not please give us details on how you came to be arrested. Hakstiff: YES I HAD THE SECRET SERVICE AND PROSECUTORS
COME TO MY HOUSE TO ARREST ME Rebecca: No. I had gotten into an argument with my partner
at the time. She called the cops on me and ran for
safety because she knew she would be in trouble
for laying her hands on me, after she called 911.
The cops came and took me to the police station to
file a report. That was when I started arguing
with the officer.
JM: What was court like? Please give as many details as you recall. Hakstiff: IT'S YOU STANDING THERE IN FRONT OF THE JUDGE
BARELY ABLE TO SAY ANYTHING (NOT BARELY)I MEAN
NOT BEING ABLE TO SAY ANYTHING WHILE THE
PROSECUTOR PAINT THIS HORRIBLE PICTURE OF YOU
WHILE THE JURY OR THE JUDGE LOOKS @ YOU LIKE
YOU'RE A MONSTER Rebecca: The officer did not show up the first two times. I
kept going back to court and waiting for his
appearance just to do it all over again. The third
visit, he did not show up. In other words, he had
dropped the charges and I had to pay a fine.
JM: What were your original charges? What did you end up being convicted of? Hakstiff: CDS W/ INTENT OT DISTR., MANUFACTURING(DISMISSED)
Rebecca: I was arrested for assaulting an officer. I have a