Posts Tagged ‘constitutional’

ADL Admits Protesters Have Constitutional Right To Warn Public That Jews Are Fomenting A Race War In America

While many Jews expressed shock and outrage over banners hanging from a Los Angeles freeway overpass, including one that warned, “Honk if you know the Jews want a race war,” representative of the Anti-Defamation League begrudgingly admitted that the protestors’ ‘antisemitic’ opinions are legal and constitutionally protected: That was the message scrawled on two signs […]

Syria Constitutional Committee ‘on hold’ after three members test positive for the coronavirus

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Syria Constitutional Committee ‘on hold’ after three members test positive for the coronavirus

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Portland: Getting Out of Jail Requires Relinquishing Constitutional Rights

Above photo: Portland protester enveloped in tear gas holds US flag on July 21. By Nathan Howard/Getty Images. UPDATE: Pro Publica reports: “Federal defenders and prosecutors in Portland, Oregon, have teamed up to try to end a court practice of releasing arrested protesters only after they have agreed not to attend protests — a restriction that legal experts […]

ACLU, SPLC must be prosecuted for "sabotaging a constitutional republic," warns author

(Natural News) According to his bio on PJ Media, David Solway is a Canadian poet, essayist, and author of the book The Big Lie: On Terror, Antisemitism, and Identity. Recently, Solway published a two-part piece on PJ Media titled “Desperate Times Call for Desperate Measures,” in which he explained that certain groups, […]

The Real Syria: Constitutional, Non-Sectarian, Resistant

DAMASCUS (Op-ed) — Juliette Harkin, Associate Lecturer on Politics and International Relations at Anglia Ruskin University, wrote an article dated May 1, 2018, titled: “‘Assadism’ is destroying Syria – here’s where it came from.” Political scientists from around the world have written on the subject of the Syrian conflict, which began in March 2011 and […]

Two officials of Center for Constitutional Rights are detained by Israel, then deported

RE: “Two officials of Center for Constitutional Rights are detained by Israel, then deported” MY COMMENT: I guess this is Israel’s way of “upping (or raising) the ante”! https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/up_the_ante ■ up the ante English Verb up the ante (third-person singular simple present ups the ante, present participle upping the ante, simple past and past participle […]

Oklahoma House Pass ‘Constitutional Carry’ Gun Bill – No Permit Needed

The Oklahoma House of Representatives have passed a common sense bill that will allow anyone over 21-years-old to carry a handgun without a license.  Senate Bill 1212, also known as the ‘Constitutional Carry’ Bill, will allow law abiding  citizens to arm and defend themselves without the unnecessary and ineffective paperwork currently required. News9.com reports:If the bill […]

Mozambican NGO decries proposed constitutional changes on decentralization as limited

nsnbc : The Mozambican NGO The Centre for Public Integrity (CIP) said that the proposal for decentralisation of government power presented last week by the […]

Watch As Activist Asserts Rights Against Constitutional Threats From Police – And Wins

By Jack Burns Phillip Turner has made a name for himself as a 1st Amendment activist. As TFTP has reported, Turner won a landmark decision at the U.S. Court of Appeals (5th Circuit) effectively securing the rights of all citizens in LA, MS, and TX to film police in the course of their […]

Spain’s constitutional court cancels Catalonia declaration of independence

READ MORE: Catalonia’s Puigdemont vows to respect December 21 election in Brussels speech The news came as Catalan President Carles Puigdemont was giving a speech in Brussels, his first since Madrid filed charges against him and he fled to Belgium. Earlier the Spanish attorney general filed a lawsuit against the secessionist leaders over their push […]

Spanish Constitutional Court website down after ‘Anonymous hack’ (VIDEO)

The website blackout has been linked to Anonymous, which expressed its desire to oppose the Spanish government’s attempts to stifle the region of Catalonia’s autonomy from the rest of the country. READ MORE: Putin on Catalonia: EU triggered rise of separatism by supporting Kosovo independence Spain’s Department of National Security said that on Friday the […]

Spain’s Constitutional Court declares Catalan referendum law void

The Catalan government responded immediately, with spokesman Jordi Turull saying the decision was “fast,” while “the mandate of the referendum continues.” The court ruled “the law encroached state powers regarding popular consultations,” and that it “violated, among other constitutional principles, the supremacy of the Constitution, national sovereignty and the indissoluble unity of the Spanish nation,” […]

Spain’s Constitutional Court suspends Catalonia’s independence referendum

nsnbc : Spain’s Constitutional Court, on Thursday, suspended the call for a referendum on Catalonia’s independence from Spain after agreeing to review an appeal […]

Poroshenko signs controversial law on appointment of Constitutional Court judges

nsnbc : Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, on July 31, signed a new, controversial law on pertaining the country’s Constitutional Court. Critics stress that the new […]

Hate Speech vs. Free Speech: A Critical Analysis by Constitutional Law Expert Sujit Choudhry

By Sujit Choudhry Since its inception as America’s founding political document, there have been 27 amendments to the United States Constitution. Even the most adept scholars can rarely name and define each one. Many amendments are obscure and deal with legal nuances like changes in representation and how to handle US citizens who […]

Lost the plot: US lawyers to argue female genital mutilation is constitutional

     Lawyers will argue in a landmark trial that female genital mutilation is a right under religious freedom protected by the First Amendment. Two Detroit doctors and one of their wives are facing multiple federal charges for cutting two seven-year-old girls. Defense lawyers will argue the doctors didn’t cut the girls’ genitalia and only scraped […]

Venezuela: Constitutional Changes to Be Put to Referendum

Rachel Boothroyd-Rojas (VA) : Venezuelan constitutional lawyer Hermann Escarra has confirmed that any changes made to the country’s Magna Carta by the national constituent […]

Trump Considering Constitutional Amendment To Curb Critical Media Coverage

President Donald Trump’s Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, center, attends a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, April 20, 2017. (AP/Andrew Harnik) According to U.S. President Donald Trump’s chief of staff, Reince Priebus, the administration is still reviewing the country’s libel laws in a bid to prosecute journalists. Priebus […]

Erdogan announces 3 month state of emergency in Turkey after coup attempt

LIVE UPDATES: Post-coup crackdown in Turkey Speaking in a live broadcast address following a meeting with the National Security Council in the capital of Ankara, the Turkish leader said the decision was not against the rule of law, and did not violate any democratic freedoms. “The purpose of the state of emergency is to most effectively […]

EU Commissioner Visits Gaza Seawater Desalination Plant, Funding Announced

IMEMC : EU Commissioner Johannes Hahn, responsible for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, visited the EU-funded seawater desalination plant in southern Gaza, today. PNN reports, today, that the first phase of the desalination plant is in its final stage of construction, and is the largest being built, so far, in Gaza.  The EU has invested […]

Florida Cops Harass; Extort Police Accountability Activist After He Steps Off Sidewalk To Avoid Debris

The following post was originally published at Photography Is Not A Crime (PINAC) by Ben Keller. It was shared with the CopBlock Network anonymously by a reader, via the CopBlock.org Submissions Page. The post is being shared unedited in its entirety as it originally appeared. Date of Incident: April 28, 2016Officers Involved: Officer Zarillo and […]

Turkey on ‘dead-end path’ as Erdogan consolidates unchallenged power

     With the resignation of Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, the Turkish president is on a fast track to consolidate unchallenged power. “Davutoglu didn’t even give an honest reason why he’s going. It was a surprise to all us,” an official familiar with Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), told Deutsche Welle. The Turkish prime […]

Turkey on ‘dead-end path’ as Erdogan consolidates unchallenged power

     With the resignation of Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, the Turkish president is on a fast track to consolidate unchallenged power. “Davutoglu didn’t even give an honest reason why he’s going. It was a surprise to all us,” an official familiar with Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), told Deutsche Welle. The Turkish prime […]

Ice Age Europeans had brown eyes & dark complexion – DNA research

READ MORE: Mysterious ‘Denisova’ humans possibly inhabited Siberian cave 110,000 years ago A paper titled “The genetic history of Ice Age Europe,” was published by Nature Journal on May 2. Researchers used new techniques to analyze 51 samples of degraded DNA from ancient remains to shed light on over some 40,000 years of prehistory.   The […]

Louisiana: ‘Blue lives matter’ bill will make resisting arrest a hate crime and put cops in a protected class

     Last year, in an outburst of pure insanity, the National Fraternal Order of Police, a union representing over 300,000 officers, called for cops to be included under Congress’s hate crimes statute. This demand has now materialized into actual legislation being presented to Louisiana lawmakers. Bill HB 953 would change the state’s hate crime law […]

Stunning double rainbow, mammatus clouds create epic sky over Newark, Delaware

A double rainbow is an awesome meteorological phenomenon on its own. But when mammatus clouds appear at the same time… It becomes epic. This is what happened in the sky of Newark, Delaware on April 7, 2016.      In a double rainbow, a second arc is seen outside the primary arc, and has the order […]

Ron Howard Admits Moon Landing Was Staged In Film Studio

For decades, people have debated whether the 1969 Apollo moon landing was real or fake. One of the most persistent theories is that we have never gone to the moon, but instead that the entire thing was filmed on a sound stage. While varying degrees of this myth have existed over time, a few key […]

Iran to lift visa with 28 countries

Iran said on Saturday that it is pursuing a plan to lift visa requirements with 28 countries in an effort which is meant to help boost the mutual tourism ties with the target countries.  Masoud Soltanifar, the president of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization, has been quoted by the media as saying that […]

Thailand and the expatriate experience

Murray Hunter (nsnbc) : Over the last few decades Thailand has attracted expatriates to the country to work, stay long periods of time to explore the country, or retire. Photo courtesy of russavia Thailand attracts many young professionals, particularly to Bangkok. Others work as teachers all around the country, some doing online business or some […]

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