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Obama Defies NDAA Ruling?

~ The Rebel ~ 2012/05/31 23:49:35

When 4th District Court Judge Katherine Forrest ruled the NDAA unconstitutional, there was wide rejoicing across the internet. Posts from prominent civil liberties activists like journalist David Seaman rang out with “VIICCTOOORRYY!” A Russia Today newscast, titled the ruling “NDAA Shot Down, But Threats Remain”, seemed to imply that the fight was over, or “on hold.” But it was only just beginning.

Do you remember, from your high school or college government courses, when they talked about the court having “neither the power of the sword nor the purse?” That means the High Courts of the United States cannot force the government to accept their ruling. They can heavily imply it, but they have no power to force government compliance. When the Supreme Court ruled against the government in Worcester v. Georgia, President Andrew Jackson is famous for having responded: “[Justice] John Marshall has made his decision, now let him enforce it.”

The tyrannical U.S. Government has taken the exact same tack with the ruling against them on the NDAA

After seeing the ridiculous responses the government had given her, and finding that even the government could not define those terms, Judge Katherine Forrest issued her ruling against the NDAA, stating:

“This measure has a chilling impact on first amendment rights.”

She then granted her temporary injunction

This should be the end of it. This landmark case should be a victory for Americans, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights. The judge clearly states “the public’s constitutional rights” and “the public interest.” Hey, I’m a part of the public, so I’m protected now!

Not so fast. Our tyrannical government, in one sentence, has chosen to defy a ruling by a federal judge.

“The government construes this Court’s Order as applying only as to the named plaintiffs in this suit.”

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  • Concerned Citizen 2012/06/01 01:22:38
    Concerned Citizen
    +1
    His arrogance to the law continues to amaze,....he displays the troubling manifestations of a true anarchist!

    arrogant obama
  • RastaFan 2012/06/01 00:21:28
    RastaFan
    +2
    Incredibly arrogant and dangerous.

    Well Conservative citizens construe this government's order to obey as applying only to a farcicle gaggle of Democrat officials who are willing to submit.

    All others may dismiss Obama's decree and threats.
  • Dave 2012/06/01 00:12:24
    Dave
    +2
    Barry has always had his lapdog Eric do what pleases him. (sic)
    Thank god he is falling off in the polls.
    His days are numbered.
    Then we can fix alot of things.
  • ~ The Rebel ~ 2012/05/31 23:51:50
    ~ The Rebel ~
    +2
    The Judge said her order was to protect the public interest. No informed human being could read it otherwise. Yet, according to the government, they can still detain you because you are not a named plaintiff. Our government is so entwined in a power grab that they will stop at nothing, even twisting court orders, to strip us of our Constitutional rights.

    The government defied the court, the Constitution, and our Founding Fathers. It stops here.

    There is no more time for procrastination, for hoping the government will fix itself. There is no more time to rely on the courts. There is no time to rely on Congress. The time to act is now.

    It is now up to “We the People” to take down this tyranny.

    READ MORE:
    http://www.westernjournalism....
  • JanHopkins ~ The R... 2012/06/01 04:33:04
    JanHopkins
    +1
    Rebel, what worries me is that both parties seem to be embroiled in this scandel. Together they just keep chipping away at our freedom.
  • ~ The R... JanHopkins 2012/06/01 04:54:35
    ~ The Rebel ~
    +1
    Too much money changing hands and they forget who they represent when they get to DC?
  • JanHopkins ~ The R... 2012/06/01 05:07:52
    JanHopkins
    +1
    Sounds like you have a handle on it.

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