Judicial Contempt for the Constitution

About: worldwatch - october 12, 2008 - upholding the constitution - the ornery american

Now that we have this scary possibility, this guy makes real sense to me.
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No branch of government was ever intended to have the power to dictate new law without other branches of government having a chance to stop them or at least slow them down.

In essence, we have suffered a coup and lost our democracy. A minority is dictating new law against the will of the majority, and will spread it by force throughout the country by using the full-faith-and-credit clause.

... Please don't get lost in the gay marriage arguments - it's a learning example! It could just as easily been argued about something else you care about like perhaps the way votes are counted & recounted or who gets to educate your children or maybe how to handle terrorists.


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