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The Dastardly Art of Freshman Pawning

Aug 11, 2017 by  Jason Murphey

From Oklahoma State Representative Jason Murphey (R-Guthrie)

Much of the time and energy of this legislative session was consumed by the push to raise taxes, even if those taxes were unconstitutional. 816 more words

Utah’s Ag Gag Law Violates The Constitutional But Producers Still Have Options

In this episode, Paul discusses a recent federal court ruling in Utah holding Utah’s “ag-gag” law violates the U.S Constitution.  This marks the second time a federal district court has found a state’s ag-gag law unconstitutional  We are currently waiting on appeals in the first decision and it is likely Utah would appeal this ruling as well.   89 more words

Recent Court Decisions

Trump Slams “Unconstitutional” Sanctions Law, but Still Signs It

 August 3, 2017 by  Alex Newman

Facing a veto-proof super-majority in Congress, President Donald Trump reluctantly and privately signed H.R. 3364 on August 2, piling more sanctions on Russia, Iran, North Korea. 1,608 more words

Trump: Russia Sanctions "Significantly Flawed"

Reuters news agency reports that President Donald Trump on Wednesday called the Russia sanctions legislation he signed into law “significantly flawed” and urged Congress to not use the measure to hinder U.S. 60 more words

News And Politics

Judges Say N.C. GOP Dragging Its Feet On Redrawing Election Maps Ruled Unconstitutional

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Two federal judges said they are concerned that North Carolina legislative leaders have taken few if any steps to draw new election maps since they were struck down last year, and one judge suggested they don’t appear to be taking their duty seriously. 542 more words

Politics

District Court of Appeals Says D.Cs. "Good Reason" Law Unconstitutional

Last month the SCOTUS declined to hear the Peruta v. San Diego case that we here in California have been patiently waiting to have it heard, adjudicated, and won. 356 more words

Gun Politics

Threat to free speech: Unconstitutional S720/HR1697 will make it a felony to support anti-Israel boycott — Fellowship of the Minds

The First Amendment to the United States Constitution, adopted in 1791, states: “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress […]

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