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For the Record: CSKT Compact Violates Due Process for All

Here is the 6th and the last of a series of water compact opposition testimonies from the House Hearing held on Saturday 04/11/2015.

This video speaks for itself.  52 more words

Property Rights

For the Record: Historic Irrigation Use Drastically Cut

Here is part 4 of a series of video testimony excerpts from the water compact hearing that put important information on the record.

This video is the testimony of the chairman of the Flathead Joint Board of Control Jerry Laskody discussing the nuts and bolts of the unconstitutional taking of irrigator’s historical water in the CSKT water compact. 92 more words

Proposed CSKT Compact

Geopolitical Structure

Assuming that Sancia had any geographical territory to mark as its land, it would assume the form of a unitary jurisdiction kind of model, where the idea is that any square inch within Sancian borders that someone goes, they are afforded and benefited the sanctuary of the Sancian nation. 386 more words


Be Prepared for an Extension of FMLA Rights for Employees in Same-Sex Marriages

On February 25, 2015, the United States Department of Labor (DOL) adopted new regulations that define the term “spouse” for purposes of the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 (FMLA). 932 more words


ICTY Appeals Chamber upholds life sentence:  The life sentence imposed on Zdravko Tolimir for genocide was upheld by the ICTY Appeals Chamber on Wednesday, 8 April 2015.  241 more words


The Irony of Justice Stevens’s Immunity Amendment

Justice Stevens is one of the most famous and persistent critics of the Supreme Court’s broad view of state sovereign immunity. So it was no surprise when his 2014 book  720 more words


Who's In Charge? Jurisdiction for Writers

I recently picked up a novel that featured an FBI agent as a first responder to a burglary investigation at a city residence. The author immediately lost her credibility with me and I put the novel aside. 1,192 more words

Law Enforcement