A. JUSTICE REFORM ACTIVITIES
President, Upstate New York Region of Senior Judea, 1948-49
Chairman, Action Committee, Los Angeles Congress of Racial Equality,1963.
Board Member, Centre County Civil Liberties Union, 1969-72, 1976-80;Chairman, Police Practices
Committee, 1971-72; Vice-President, 1971-72; Secretary, 1978-80.
National Coordinator, Small Committees, Committee on the InternationalFreedom of Scientists, American
Physical Society, 1983-86.
Comite Youri Tarnopolski, 1985-87.
Member, National Board of Directors, Committee of Concerned Scientists,1987-present.
Active in Amnesty InternationalÂ 1994-2000 (FreedomWriter's Network, Urgent Action Program). Faculty
Advisor to Amnesty Penn State University, 1997.
Conducted a biweekly seminar in Talmud at the State CorrectionalInstitution at Rockview (1996).
Official Visitor, Pennsylvania Prison Society, 1996.
Staff member, CentrePeace, 1996
Mentor, Project Change of Centre County, 1996.
Founder, Smart on Crime (a citizen's lobby), 1996; Executive Director,1996-present
Area Coordinator, Justice Fellowship Task Force, 1996-1997.
Prison Reporter, Voices of Central Pennsylvania, 1997.
Organizer and Chair, Centre County Chapter of the Libertarian Party,1997; Member Libertarian Party of
Pennsylvania Board, 1998-2002; Student Outreach Program Chairman,1999-2002; Western Vice Chair. Libertarian Party of PA, 2002;Faculty Advisor, College Libertarians of Penn State, 1998-2001.Libertarian Party National Platform Committee, 2002.
Co-Sponsor of Million Marijuana Marches, 1999-2001
High Times Magazine Freedom Fighter of the Month, May 1998
Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania Achievement Award 1999 and 2006
Board of Directors, Tri-State (PA, NJ, DE) Drug Policy Forum,2001-2003
Board of Directors, PA NORML, 2001-2003
Deputy Commissioner of Marriages in California, 2001
Elected Patton Township Tax Collector, Auditor, Assessor, Judge ofElections, and Inspector of Elections, 2001
Founded Tyranny Fighters, 2009
Author of Four Reports on Crime and Drugs
Porcupine Festival Handcuff Award for being arrested in the cause offreedom 2010
Founded Tyranny Fighters web radio show on LWRN, 2010
Author "The Non-Trials," Ishi Press International (2011)
Freedom Law School Award for "Champion of Juries and Justice (2012)"
NJ Libertarian Party Award for "Freedom Fighter of the Year 2012"
Editorial writer for Freedom Phoenix E-zone, 2012–2013
U. S. District Court in Manhattan, NY decision that distributing jury nullification literature on court plaza is not jury tampering and is permissible. A permit is not required, thus nullifying the Department of Homeland Security regulation that a permit is needed. 2012
B. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, The Pennsylvania State University
President, Heicklen Associates
Editorial Board, J. Photochemistry, (1972-89)
Fellow, American Physical Society (1976)
Fellow, New York Academy of Sciences (1977)
American Chemical Society Award for Creative Advances in EnvironmentalSciences and Technology (1984).
Boris Pregal Award for Applied Science and Technology of the New YorkAcademy of Sciences (1984)
Frank A. Chambers Award of the Air Pollution Control Association (1985)
Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (1985)
First person to explain the basic chemistry of photochemical smog
Author of "Atmospheric Chemistry," the world standard text and reference book on atmospheric
chemistry from 1976-1988
Author of "Colloid Formation and Growth: a Chemical Kinetics Approach"
Author of 27 Review Papers and 257 Research Articles
C. LEGAL EXPERIENCE
Involved in 52 trials (24 criminal and 28 civil), of which Heicklentried 34 himself. Cases tried in Centre County Magistrate's Court(1), Centre County Court (21), Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court (3),Pennsylvania Superior Court (4), Pennsylvania Supreme Court (2), U.S.District Court, Willamsport, PA (5), and U. S. Circuit Court,Philadelphia, PA (3), Criminal Court of Manhattan, 1; U. S. DistrictCourt S.D.N.Y., 3 criminal, 3 civil; U. S. District Court,Springfield, MA, 1 criminal; U. S. District Court, Newark, NJ, 1criminal; U. S. District Court, Santa Ana, CA,
1criminal; U. S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit, 2 civil; Ninth JudicialCircuit Court of Florida, Orlando, FL, 1 criminal.
D. BRIDGE ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Emerald Life Master with over 7500 master points
Founder and Proprietor of The Bridge Club of State College (1988-89)
American Contract Bridge League (ACBL} Certified Tournament Director(1988)
Member of the Board of Directors of Unit 217 of the ACBL (1989)
Author of 10 Bridge pamphlets
E. JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER
Past Treasurer and Vice-President
Head of Cemetery Committee for 25 years
Head of Ritual Burial Society for 15 years
Chaired other temporary committees
Performed outreach activities
Helped lead religious services
Performed funerals as needed
F. OTHER ACTIVITIES
United Jewish Appeal Dinner Chair (1975)
Christmas Day Volunteer at Centre Community Hospital
Meals On Wheels (1997-1999)