Tag: law

Just Thinking Out Loud

For some reason Scalia’s Dissent Opinion in the last Obamacare ruling has been running through my brain and doing loops. One of Scalia’s points was the Court ruling basically saying although the law was restricted to specific states it MUST…

What is Legal Punishment?

Our country was based on the idea of a constitutional republic. Basically this means that an individual’s rights and freedoms are paramount, and the right of the majority to take away a person’s freedoms is in violation of our Constitution,…

H.R. 515 and Crimes Against Humanity.

Crimes against humanity are certain acts which are committed as part of a widespread or systematic attack directed against any civilian population or an identifiable part of a population. Crimes against humanity have been prosecuted by International Courts – such…