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Three myths about the detention bill

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posted on Dec, 20 2011 @ 01:06 AM
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we are not as gun toting as you think we are or should be we the People still have faith in the laws and rules that govern us, when that fails all bets are off.




posted on Dec, 20 2011 @ 07:39 PM
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Your laws have failed, thats the point im trying to make.



posted on Dec, 21 2011 @ 12:10 AM
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not yet, we can still vote, we can still make Petition's, we still have the net, web, and laws slow and confusing yes but we still have them.


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posted on Dec, 21 2011 @ 12:50 AM
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thanks domo, very concise.

so what now? if i understand it correctly for the supreme court to declare a statute unconstitutional it has to rule on a case. since this detainment is without trial, there doesnt seem to be any obvious way to get it to the supreme court.

at any rate this is a nice opportunity to learn about judicial review, and how it actually functions in the real world.



posted on Dec, 21 2011 @ 12:57 AM
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Failed how?


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We wait and see how it is implemented. In any case it doesn't go into affect for 60 days after passed. So....



posted on Dec, 29 2011 @ 02:50 PM
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and it still sits on Obama's desk, thsi might be a no signed law er bill that goes into effect by the 10 day law or he does sign it with objection. that is according to this , not confirmed as of yet, could be the last glint of hope or just net BS, not the thread , the TPM article www.abovetopsecret.com...


edit on 29-12-2011 by bekod because: added info. and word edit. added link



posted on Jan, 3 2012 @ 01:41 AM
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up date signed on the 31 of Dec 2011www.whitehouse.gov...



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