Anti-American Kagan: Lowest Positive Ever in the Supreme Court Justice Nomination Process

July 18, 2010

Gallup has a screwy poll, that supports this totally unqualified nominee — By cooking the books. She is Anti-Constitution, anti-American and should not be confirmed.


The End Of Miranda Warnings ?

June 2, 2010

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that suspects must tell police¬†explicitly that¬†they want to be silent to invoke Miranda protections during criminal interrogations, a decision one dissenting justice said turns defendants’ rights “upside down.”

A right to remain silent and a right to a lawyer are the first of the Miranda rights warnings, which police recite to suspects during arrests and interrogations. But the justices said in a 5-4 decision that suspects must tell police they are going to remain silent to stop an interrogation, just as they must tell police that they want a lawyer.

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Supreme Court Cripples McCain-Feingold

January 21, 2010

The case Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission was all about, whether a citizens group could air a politically charged film days before the election. McCain-Fiengold specifically prohibits such actions. It was always thought that this was un-Constitutional, today it was ruled so. The film was an anti-Hillary film that was slated for showing before the Movie could not be shown on television right before the 2008 Democratic primaries under the McCain-Feingold Act.

The Supreme Court ruled that corporations may spend freely to support or oppose candidates for president and Congress, easing decades-old limits on their participation in federal campaigns.

Here is a legal roundup from SCOTUSblog.com of the articles regarding the decision.

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