Tags » Unconstitutional

State Nullification

Rachel Taylor

Government

Tom Woods

04/17/15

Review Assignment Week 12

“It is unreasonable to confine ourselves strictly to the text of the Constitution. We should interpret the Constitution broadly, to allow the federal government to exercise powers we need it to exercise, even if they aren’t actually listed in that document.” … 381 more words

RPC: Government 1 B

Court upholds racial profiling charge against Arizona sheriff

An appeals court has upheld key findings in a 2013 ruling that deputies under Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio systemically committed racial profiling of Latinos…

165 more words
Politics

Jepsen says casino bill could prompt challenges

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Attorney General George Jepsen warned Connecticut legislative leaders Wednesday that a bill allowing the state’s two federally recognized tribes to open jointly operated casinos could face legal challenges from other gambling entities who claim the legislation is unconstitutional. 762 more words

News

Canada's House of Commons Prayer - Amen, and pass the Ammonia

In light of today’s Supreme Court of Canada decision that ruled Saguenay’s pre-council meeting prayer as unconstitutional, I present Canada’s House of Common’s prayer that closely resembles the unconstitutional and discriminatory prayer adopted by Saguenay. 216 more words

Canada

Indiegogo supporting unconstitutional civilian shooting with Officer's fundraising campaign

Sites like GoFundMe have refused to create support pages for Officer Michael T. Slager, the policeman charged with killing Walter Scott of South Carolina after shooting him eight times… for running away. 325 more words

Civil Rights

Judge M. Marc Kelly reduces life sentence for Kevin Jonas Rojano-Nieto who raped, sodomized 3-year-old relative ... claims Rojano-Nieto had NO violence or callous disregard for victim

O.C. REGISTER: An Orange County Superior Court judge’s reduced sentence for a man who was convicted of sexually assaulting a 3-year-old girl has sparked public outrage, a petition and calls for the judge to step down. 153 more words

Crime