A federal district court just struck down North Carolina’s extreme congressional gerrymander over the impermissible use of race. It held that Republican legislators violated the 14th Amendment’s Equal Protection Clause by using race...Show More Summary
“Those who get bullied usually are the ones that end up doing well on down the road in life.” - State Rep. Tom Weldon, R-Ringgold, as quoted by Georgia Voice, after opposing an amendment to include LGBT people on an anti-discrimination bill. Show More Summary
He’d hold a constitutional convention to overturn Citizens United, but favors unlimited contributions with disclosure. Huh? If you allow unlimited contributions, you allow Super PACs (unless his constitutional amendment would allow only candidates to accept unlimited contributions—an incumbency protection measure … Continue reading ?
Jeb Bush was happy to use a super PAC when he was rolling in cash, now he wants to get rid of them. The post Jeb Bush: I’m Not Big On That First Amendment Crap appeared first on RedState.
Jeb Bush needs a refresher on the First Amendment, having told Buzzfeed that his “ideal situation would be to overturn Citizens United. I would turn that on its head if I could.” This is why we have a Bill of Rights that we botheredShow More Summary
FOR THOSE OF YOU WHO MISSED IT OVER THE WEEKEND, my Georgetown paper on Second Amendment Limitations (and how they’re crumbling) is now online. Download it early and often!
Sunday night's Superbowl may have been the focus for a majority of Americans, but a rival event took place at Caroline's Comedy Club, with Jane Fonda as M. C., introduced by Gloria Steinem. Calling herself a quintessential late bloomer...Show More Summary
On Friday we received one of the most moving letters we have ever received. It was addressed variously to those Members of the Northern Ireland Assembly (MLAs) at Stormont who have tabled amendments, due to be debated tomorrow (9 Feb) and/or Wednesday (10 Feb), to allow abortion in the cases of disability, fatal foetal abnormality […]
The Lebanese parliament failed again today and for the 35th time in a row to elect a president to replace Michel Suleiman whose term ended on May 25, 2014. As in the past sessions the parliament was unable to reach a quorum because the Iranian-backed Hezbollah militant group and its ally MP Michel Aoun’s […]
PSEG Long Island LLC v. Town of North Hempstead, No. 15-cv-0222 (E.D.N.Y. Feb. 3, 2016) Around the country, construction companies and similar businesses are routinely required to post warning signs of various sorts in order to proceed with their work. Show More Summary
The LGBTQ Cultural Competency Continuing Education Amendment Act mandates that certain health care providers learn how to treat gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender patients.
A federal judge has stated that Maryland’s ban of assault weapons violates the 2nd Amendment and inhibits the ability for one to protect themselves at home.A federal appeals court challenged
I don’t know what happened to college, but this generation of students are especially stupid. A group has surveyed students and reports that most college students can’t name a single
This week, Martin Shkreli, former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals, invoked the Fifth Amendment before a House committee investigating the company's fiftyfold price increase of a decades-old drug.
Question: I'm a director on the board at my homeowner association. An attorney told us that Civil Code section 4360(c) requires a homeowner association to give formal notice to all titleholders within 15 days of voting to approve a proposed rule. But I can't find a provision that requires any notice...
This week has been full of shocking news in the Kardashian family. Kim has made amends with Amber Rose. Kanye has apologized for insulting Wiz Khalifa and his young child.… READ ON
Wales want to make amends for their 2015 World Cup disappointment in this season's Six Nations, says lock Alun Wyn Jones.
Donald Trump launched a pro-Second Amendment ad on Facebook this week. If you had any doubts whether he was weak on protecting our right to keep and bear arms, this
Just so wickedly awesome! A high school senior named Josh Renville in North Dakota had his yearbook photo denied because he was holding a gun in it. I thought the
Previously on The Vampire Diaries, Damon lived his personal hell on loop while trapped in the Phoenix stone. He had to make amends with Lily in order to be freed. Bonnie and the gang helped to pull him out reuniting his soul with his body. But Damon wasn't able to distinguish reality from what had happened to him in the stone. He attacked everyone, nearly killing them.