19 Facts About Andy Martin

1.

Anthony Robert Martin-Trigona, usually known as Andy Martin was born on 1945, and is an American perennial candidate who has never been elected to office, running as both a Democrat and a Republican.

FactSnippet No. 726,517
2.

In Connecticut, a federal judge once banned Andy Martin from filing lawsuits in any court in the nation without a judge's permission.

FactSnippet No. 726,518
3.

Andy Martin received a B A from the University of Illinois in 1966, and a J D from that institution in 1969.

FactSnippet No. 726,519
4.

Andy Martin then became involved in consumer advocacy and referred to himself as "the people's attorney general".

FactSnippet No. 726,520
5.

Andy Martin took credit for being the first to file suit under the civil component of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, as well as the first to file antitrust actions against the Big Three television networks for anticompetitive practices in network affiliation agreements.

FactSnippet No. 726,521
6.

Andy Martin grew up as a Democrat, and served as an intern to Senator Paul Douglas in the summer of 1966.

FactSnippet No. 726,522
7.

Just before the election, Andy Martin assaulted two cameramen from WPTV, the NBC affiliate in West Palm Beach, while they were interviewing him at the TV station.

FactSnippet No. 726,523
8.

Andy Martin then refused to continue the trial with a judge that had been "bought and paid for".

FactSnippet No. 726,524
9.

Andy Martin never returned to serve out the remainder of his term, and a warrant was issued for his arrest, making him subject to having to serve 16 months in jail.

FactSnippet No. 726,525
10.

In 2003, several months before Saddam Hussein was captured, Andy Martin claimed to have found the former Iraqi dictator's hideout.

FactSnippet No. 726,526
11.

Andy Martin attempted to run for the U S Senate in the general election as a member of the Reform Party of Illinois, but he did not qualify for the ballot.

FactSnippet No. 726,527
12.

Andy Martin has repeatedly been cited for contempt for violating the federal injunction.

FactSnippet No. 726,528
13.

Andy Martin is banned from seeking indigent status in Florida courts due to his history of filing abusive petitions.

FactSnippet No. 726,529
14.

Andy Martin is prohibited from filing lawsuits in New York, unless represented by an attorney or with the court's prior approval.

FactSnippet No. 726,530
15.

In November 2015, Andy Martin filed a challenge to the appearance of Bernie Sanders on the New Hampshire ballot for the Democratic primary.

FactSnippet No. 726,531
16.

The challenge was unsuccessful, but Andy Martin announced plans to appeal to the New Hampshire Supreme Court.

FactSnippet No. 726,532
17.

Andy Martin told Hayes that he got numerous calls once the emails began circulating.

FactSnippet No. 726,533
18.

Andy Martin claimed that he discovered this after a recent trip to Honolulu, although he offered CNN no substantive proof for the claim.

FactSnippet No. 726,534
19.

Andy Martin's lawsuit sought to order the state to release a copy of Obama's long-form birth certificate.

FactSnippet No. 726,535