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Suit Challenges Missouri Law Limiting Municipal Court Fines

ST. LOUIS (AP) – A dozen St. Louis-area municipalities sued the state Thursday, hoping to halt what they consider to be an unconstitutional new law that limits Missouri cities’ ability to profit from minor traffic tickets and court fines. 406 more words


Lawyers: Police search in kidnapping case unconstitutional

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Lawyers for a Connecticut man accused of trying to abduct a 16-year-old girl as she left a New Hampshire restroom say a police search after the alleged kidnapping attempt was unconstitutional. 122 more words


[Same-Sex Marriage] Counties line up to tell Supremes to take a hike"

“In Johnson County, officials voted “to affirm and go on record that Johnson County is vehemently opposed to the Supreme Court’s decision in Obergefell et al v. 140 more words


"Sheriff OK'd to void unconstitutional gun laws"

“Coos County residents smoothly approved the Second Amendment Preservation Ordinance Tuesday with more than 60 percent voting for its passage. The ordinance bars public employees from using county funds to enforce… 21 more words


The New Jim Crow - Unconstitutional and Illegal Bail Systems

Below is a map of “Economic Opportunity” broken into the MSAs in each state. Economic Opportunity is the measure of how likely it is for someone born in the lowest income and social class to be able to rise. 1,122 more words


New Obamacare Challenge Reaching Supreme Court

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WASHINGTON (AP) – Opponents of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul are taking yet another challenge to the law to the Supreme Court, and say they will be back with more if this one fails. 115 more words


Alabama has a vampire judge

Give blood or go to jail – Alabama

Judge Marvin Wiggins of Marion, Alabama, is offering destitute people who owe court fees a dangerous choice: donate blood, or risk going to jail.

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