How The GOPe Congress Turned the Constitution Into Buttwipe
Bill Quick

Instapundit » Blog Archive » MICHAEL MCCONNELL Obama’s Unconstitutional Immigration Order. Meh.  The Constitution permits Democrats to do whatever they can get away with.  Says so right in there somewhere. … Continue reading

Don’t Touch My Penumbra!
Bill Quick

17-year-olds can vote in Ohio’s presidential primary Tuesday – Yahoo News COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Seventeen-year-olds who will turn 18 before the fall presidential election can vote in Ohio’s presidential primary, a judge ruled Friday in a potential boost for … Continue reading

Laugh of the Day
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Instapundit » Blog Archive » SENATE REPUBLICANS OUT-TROLL THE TROLLS: Watch: Progressive, pro-Constitution group fails civics qu… Pretty damned funny, actually. … Continue reading

The Scofflaws of Our Broken Judicial System
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Instapundit » Blog Archive » I IN THE CITY OF KNOXVILLE, an unconstitutional ban on indoor shooting ranges. I don’t see how this withstands scrutiny under the Tennessee Constitution, to say nothing of the federal Second Amendment. Luckily, there’s a … Continue reading

Glenn Reynolds on Antonin Scalia
Bill Quick

Antonin Scalia left us wisdom in dissent: Glenn Reynolds  As Josh Blackman notes, only once in the 20th Century was a Supreme Court justice nominated by a president of one party confirmed by a senate of the other party in an … Continue reading

The Supreme Gun Grabbers In America Today….
Bill Quick

Connecticut Supreme Court rules confiscation of firearms legal and constitutional – Coach is Right But there was some good news for Connecticut liberals this year when the state Supreme Court upheld the 1993 ban on “Assault Weapons.” In the unanimous … Continue reading

Yes, You Can Stop US Citizens From Re-Entering the United States With No Constitutional Problems Whatsoever
Bill Quick

Trump: Shut it Down. Everyone: His spokeswoman, who is either dumb, or revealing Trump’s actual stupidity, says this policy would apply not only to foreign immigrants, but to US citizens abroad trying to re-enter the US after a trip overseas. … Continue reading

That NYT Gun Ban Editorial, Miller, Heller, the Second Amendment, and the Supreme Court
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WaPo: NYT Hurting Gun Control by Calling for Confiscation According to the NYT, it is “time to end the gun epidemic in America.” And part of doing this means outlawing and confiscating “weapons of war.” Here’s how The New York … Continue reading

Constitution? Are You Serious?
Bill Quick

Michigan Man Charged With Felony For Passing Out Leaflets On Juror Rights In Front Of Courthouse | JONATHAN TURLEY Many courts have rules against lawyers arguing for jury nullification. The case law in this area is sketchy. There is no … Continue reading

Why Not Just Enforce the Second Amendment? That Would End This Problem, Too
Bill Quick

Glenn Reynolds: How gun laws put the innocent on trial Meanwhile, on the gun front, I think we need federal civil rights legislation to protect citizens who make innocent mistakes. Federal law already defines who is allowed to possess firearms. … Continue reading

Law Is the Enabler of Tyranny
Bill Quick

Judge overturns ban on ballot selfies | Ars Technica Indiana lawmakers approved the legislation, which became effective July 1, based on the contention that a ban would prevent vote buying and voter coercion while maintaining the integrity of the electoral process and … Continue reading

2A “Supreme Law of the Land?” Are You Crazy?
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Arizona Republic Writer Amazed that the Second Amendment Is Part of the Bill of Rights | National Review Online A classic line from a frothing Arizona Republic op-ed on the Second Amendment: Other rights have reasonable limits that can be discussed … Continue reading

Good Riddance
Bill Quick

Why I Quit the NRA | TIME I was a member of the National Rifle Association for more than 50 years. In 2012, I decided not to renew my membership. The only interesting question here is not why you quit … Continue reading

Huckabee: Hooray For a Muslim President! Constitution Says You Have to Vote For One!
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Huckabee: ‘No Religious Test’ To Hold Office, Someone Shouldn’t Be Disqualified For Faith – Breitbart Republican presidential candidate and former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee argued that there is no religious test to hold a public office, and someone shouldn’t be … Continue reading

Ramesh Ponnuru Endorses Obama Nuke Deal
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Supreme Court & Gay Marriage — Judicial Supremacy Isn’t Constitutional Supremacy | National Review Online And so the Lincoln administration did not attempt to undo the Supreme Court’s decision with regard to the parties in Dred Scott v. Sandford but … Continue reading

Wong Kim Ark: Can Illegal Aliens Be Said to Have A “Permanent Domicil and Residence In the United States?”
Bill Quick

United States v. Wong Kim Ark | US Law | LII / Legal Information Institute The evident intention, and the necessary effect, of the submission of this case to the decision of the court upon the facts agreed by the … Continue reading

The Most Hopeful Poll I’ve Seen Lately
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Should the U.S. Constitution Still Be the Nation’s Legal Bedrock? – Rasmussen Reports™ Voters may question just how faithful President Obama has been to the U.S. Constitution, but they continue to stand firm in their own belief about the document … Continue reading

Brits Wonder If They Should Engage In An Extended Bout of Constitutional Masturbation
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After 800 years, Britain finally asks: Do we need a written constitution? – The Washington Post LONDON — Eight-hundred years ago this month, rebellious barons and a despised, cash-strapped king gathered in a verdant riverside meadow 20 miles outside London to … Continue reading

Dear Ace: 2000 Words Later, You’re Still Wrong
Bill Quick

Dear Bill Quick: You’re Wrong In Every Claim You Make, and You’re Enlisting Yourself Out as an Enemy of Freedom If keeping my own freedom means, horror of horrors, also granting it to a Muslim, then I am prepared to … Continue reading

Boren Knows These Expulsions Are Unconstitutional and Won’t Stand. So What?
Bill Quick

Two Oklahoma students expelled for racist video Oklahoma University on Tuesday expelled two students accused of playing a “leadership role” in a fraternity’s racist video. University President David Boren issued a statement saying the investigation into the Sigma Alpha Epsilon … Continue reading

Unconstitutional Preference Upheld
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US Judge Rejects Muslim Woman’s Unconstitutional Demand To Oath on the Quran A Muslim woman involved in a custody dispute with her separated husband refused to take an oath on the Bible in a Pennsylvania court, demanding instead to be … Continue reading