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Citizens United: Constitutional Amendment Scorecard ...

Citizens United: Constitutional Amendment Scorecard ... | Powerful Amendments | Scoop.it
The People's Rights Amendment, introduced by Congressman Jim McGovern of Massachusetts (H.J. Res. 88): Overturns Citizens United v. FEC and the corporate personhood doctrine, making clear that corporations are not ...
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Current Second Amendment Litigation with Mr. Alan Gura | The ...

Current Second Amendment Litigation with Mr. Alan Gura | The ... | Powerful Amendments | Scoop.it
Current Second Amendment Litigation with Mr. Alan Gura. November 28th, 2011 by Cornell Fed Soc. Tuesday, November 29 at 6:00pm in the Room G85 Mr. Alan Gura, litigator of famous Supreme Court Second Amendment cases DC v.
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Prison Planet.com » Senate Rejects Amendment to 'Indefinite ...

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The Senate has overwhelmingly voted down an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act that would have provided oversight to check the military's power to arrest U.S. citizens as suspected terrorists on American ...
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dsnow37's curator insight, February 13, 2013 10:25 PM

This article talks about the Senate denying an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act.  This act would provide the military the power to arrest any suspected U.S. Citizen of being a terrorisonion America.

Nick Iversen's comment, February 17, 2013 4:04 PM
Giving the military the power to arrest people because they think they might be terrorists, and hold them indefinitely without trial, would be ridiculous. This is a larger version of what went on in NYC with the cops randomly searching people
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Italy moves to introduce balanced budget amendment - Boston.com

Italy moves to introduce balanced budget amendmentBoston.comThe amendment must be approved twice in both houses, the second time after a six-month interval.
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State Leaders Friendly to Eminent Domain Amendment - Patch.com

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State Leaders Friendly to Eminent Domain AmendmentPatch.comAmendment limiting government's ability to seize land has already sailed through one round of approval and has garnered friends in high places.
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Public Land Gun Ban Is Just More Second Amendment Usurpation | Second Amendment

Public Land Gun Ban Is Just More Second Amendment Usurpation Th will just another one of the Governments handy work. take away free rights  to bear arms? no, if this ban gets passed then there wont be total "right to bear arms".

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Protesters sue UC Berkeley for police brutality - San Jose Mercury News. Violation of the First Amendment

Protesters sue UC Berkeley for police brutality - San Jose Mercury News. Violation of the First Amendment | Powerful Amendments | Scoop.it

BERKELEY, Calif.—Two dozen protesters are suing the University of California, Berkeley for alleged police brutality during a crackdown on protesters who tried to set up an Occupy camp on campus. this police brutality is in violation of the first amendment as the protesters are peacefully protesting which gives no reason for the police to start hurtng civilians.

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Smackdown protected by First Amendment? : First Amendment ...

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A New York law prohibiting the promotion of Ultimate Fighting, or mixed martial arts, may run afoul of the First Amendment says Dahlia Lithwick in Slate. The object of the ban seems to be pubic performances rather than its ...
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Senate to vote on two versions of balanced budget amendment - Washington Post (blog)

Senate to vote on two versions of balanced budget amendment - Washington Post (blog) | Powerful Amendments | Scoop.it
PoliticoSenate to vote on two versions of balanced budget amendmentWashington Post (blog)Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said the Senate will vote on two versions of a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution.
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Here's How Your Senators Voted on Udall Amendment to Strip Out ...

Here's How Your Senators Voted on Udall Amendment to Strip Out ... | Powerful Amendments | Scoop.it
formerly AfterDowningStreet. Home · About Us · Contact · Youtube · Images · RSS · FaceBook · Twitter. You are herecontent / Here's How Your Senators Voted on Udall Amendment to Strip Out War and Imprisonment Power ...
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Udall Amendment Fails, Setting Up Showdown on Defense ...

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Mark Udall's amendment to strip out indefinite detention provisions from the defense authorization bill failed today, and the bill will likely pass.
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The First Amendment upside-down: Why we must Occupy

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You've been seeing this across the country … Americans assaulted, clubbed, dragged, pepper-sprayed … Why? For exercising their right to free speech and assembly — protesting the increasing concentration of income,

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dsnow37's curator insight, February 13, 2013 10:18 PM

This article is saying people who are getting the use of Freedom of Speech are being assaulted by officers and how the Congress just turns their heads on the whole thing.  It's all starting because "Congress' "super committee" have disbanded because the Republicans don't want to raise taxes by a penny for the rich."

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What your holiday photos look like when Santa Claus loves the Second Amendment.

What your holiday photos look like when Santa Claus loves the Second Amendment. | Powerful Amendments | Scoop.it

This might look like some nightmarish remake of A Christmas Story financed entirely by gun nuts, but it's actually just a questionable display of parenting from an actual gun nut.This just goes to show that people like to use the amendments to what ever they like. 

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