To realise his true goals, Cottrell never needed a conviction overturned. He needs the people to quite literally tear down any court system that would issue that kind of conviction in the first place. And then, to erect an authoritarian state construct in its place.
Cottrell’s star has waned but he is a persistent and nagging presence who still possesses a talent for grabbing the headlines, so it’s important we remember exactly what he is. Ignore the ongoing “freedom of speech” charade entirely.
Heed instead the words of the man that threatened:
‘Don’t tell me to be careful about what I say.’
“Bolt’s a service as long as he’s debunked and that’s easy” (ODT)