Josh Gerstein, a reporter with Politico, reported on the stay late Monday and acknowledged that both Forrest and Lohier were appointed to the court by President Obama.
Originally posted by beezzer
reply to post by stdscf12
I'm sorry you feel that way.
Don't bother leaving your house. Someone will be by shortly. We're taking you to a "camp".
I get a free "Obama 2012" bumper sticker for turnng you in.
4 more people and I get extra rations of government cheese.
I turn in 10 people and I get tube socks!
What we are looking at here is a strategic maneuver by the President to strip away these provisions. The USA PATRIOT act put them where the courts could not easily touch them, so he worked hard to make sure that they were attached to the NDAA in just the right way to open up the door. He cut a deal to get certain judges in on certain dates, which put a judge he selected in to the correct court at just the right time for the NDAA signature. Then, he gave a strong enough defense to make sure that Congress could not go after him for failing to do his job as President, but not strong enough to drag out the case. Then the administration prematurely executed their appeal, ensuring that getting another appeal opportunity would be more difficult, and even then it would not be in the hands of any successor.
Originally posted by Deezi
reply to post by Komodo
YEAH!! more stars and flags will save us!
Originally posted by stdscf12
Doesn't this just blow your mind?!?!?! How is this possible? Why is nobody talking about this? This is the blatant definition of unconstitutional. After a judge said parts of the bill didn't pass "Constitutional Muster" the White House appeals the ruling an is overturned within a day!!!! Anybody else think this whole "Muslim Rage" is a great distraction from this??? I'm really surprised this is not posted already. Did I miss this???
after 9/11 nothing "blows my mind" let alone the Manchurian candidate we have in office, why is nobody talking about it? heh same reason they were not talking about it the FIRST time he signed it lol, 75% this country is brain dead well maybe 50%. and the msn is owned by the same people that put him into office in first place heh. distraction, lol he could sign it in broad daylight, under a spotlight, with 350 million people watching him sign it, you know what will be on news next day, which kardashian got a boob job, welcome to amerikaedit on 19-9-2012 by ~widowmaker~ because: (no reason given)
reply to post by gladtobehere
Pray that enough people WRITE IN RON PAUL.
reply to post by CosmicCitizen
The right to speak out and bear arms (assuming you are not a terrorist or mentally ill)
n the Soviet Union, systematic political abuse of psychiatry took place.:406:19:47:293:66:490:52 Soviet psychiatric hospitals known as "psikhushkas" were used by the authorities as prisons in order to isolate hundreds or thousands of political prisoners from the rest of society, discredit their ideas, and break them physically and mentally. This method was also employed against religious prisoners and most especially against well-educated former atheists who adopted a religion. In such cases their religious faith was determined to be a form of mental illness that needed to be cured. Formerly highly classified extant documents from "Special file" of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union published after the dissolution of the Soviet Union demonstrate that the authorities of the country quite consciously used psychiatry as a tool to suppress dissent.
all that is required is for the brass hats in the Pentagon to grow a pair and honor their oaths of office.