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Don’t like the president’s “power grab” on ISIS? Blame Congress.

Pundits on both sides of the aisle are criticizing the Obama administration’s decision to bomb ISIS targets without seeking congressional approval.  For example, Andrew Sullivan… 951 more words

Legislative Politics

A2 task: separate branches and restraints on power

Continue to build on your theory knowledge of the checks and balances each of the three branches has on one another. Remember that the term “separation of powers” is misleading: rather the US has a system of powers  169 more words

A2 Tasks

Arab Bank Case Sets Limited Precedent

On Monday September 22, 2014, a jury in the US District Court of Brooklyn found that the Arab Bank is liable for financing terrorism. This is the first jury trial to find a bank liable for financing terrorism under the 1990 Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA). 1,006 more words

International Human Rights Law

Part 2 - What threats did The Federalist Papers and James Otis illuminate?

The main thrust of the Federalist Papers was to solidify the governance principles of separation of powers, insurance of proper checks and balances, and the value of Federalism. 668 more words

Part 2

Pack.v.St.2014.OK.66

In Pack, the Supreme Court assumed original jurisdiction and determined that HB 3399, the bill that repealed the “Common Core” educational standards in Oklahoma, does not violate  27 more words

Power.suits (ok.civ.law)

COURT REFUSES TO RESPOND TO REQUEST FOR COMMON LAW ACCESS TO PUBLIC RECORDS

 COURT CONTINUES TO REFUSE TO REPLY TO

COMMON LAW RIGHT OF ACCESS REQUESTS

COURT WILL NOT EXPLAIN OR REPLY TO:

FALSE IMPRISONMENT ON 8/19/2013

COMMON LAW RIGHT OF ACCESS TO COURT RECORDS… 311 more words

Court Corruption