Category Archives: Supreme Court

DAY 8 OF CA PRISONER HUNGER STRIKE

http://wp.me/p38Pt0-fG DAY 8 OF CA PRISONER HUNGER STRIKE: We need 30,000 CALLS for 30,000 Hunger Strikers!  USE YOUR POLITICAL POWER! (you don’t have to reside in CA!) Please call California Governor Jerry Brown’s office at Phone (any of these #’s … Continue reading

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Move To Amend Documentary Drive

The National Campaign to End Corporate Personhood and Demand Real Democracy! About | Donate | Take Action We are so close to making our goal to raise $30,000 to fund a mini-documentary about Move to Amend! Please help us get … Continue reading

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SCOTUS Trashes the 5th Amendment. What’s Left of the Bill of Rights?

shortlink here http://wp.me/p38Pt0-ei “Over the years, the lower courts had been divided on whether prosecutors can point to the “precustodial” silence of suspects.  Today the Court resolved that conflict, holding that because Salinas failed to invoke his right to remain silent … Continue reading

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National Democracy Conference – Madison, WI

The National Campaign to End Corporate Personhood and Demand Real Democracy! About | Donate | Take Action Read this announcement online. Register now for . . . The Democracy Convention! Many of you have been waiting for the news, and … Continue reading

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Audio Arguments on Prop 8 Before the Supreme Court

Supreme Court Proposition 8 Oral Arguments Audio Recording Released. Listen Here: http://www.supremecourt.gov/oral_arguments/argument_audio_detail.aspx?argument=12-144  

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Move To Amend Arcata Meeting

  The National Campaign to End Corporate Personhood and Demand Real Democracy! We are so excited to be planning a Freeway Bannering event for the 127th Anniversary of Corporate Personhood, particularly in commemoration of the Santa Clara County vs. Southern … Continue reading

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The Voting Rights Act Is A ‘Racial Entitlement’ -Scalia

“Conservative Supreme Court justices expressed skepticism about the constitutionality of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 during oral arguments today, signaling that a key provision of the landmark civil rights legislation might be struck down. Justice Antonin Scalia sparked controversy … Continue reading

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