Inequities in the Law have Produced Inequities in Life

Inequities in the Law have Produced Inequities in Life

SUBJECT OF CONCERN:  AMERICAN FLAG-BURNING by Thomas Pastore, ©2016 (Dec. 5, 2016) — Americans must first educate themselves and become familiar with the country they live in. Constitutionally-protected free speech is not absolute. Americans running around the country burning American Flags with liberal-leaning media at their side does not constitute or guarantee absolute speech protections. […]

The Rule of What?

The Rule of What?

MAN’S LAW VS. THE LAWS OF NATURE by Michael Gaddy, ©2016, blogging at The Rebel Madman (Apr. 8, 2016) — “As long as it is admitted that the law may be diverted from its true purpose—that it may violate property instead of protecting it—then everyone will want to participate in making the law, either to […]

What is in a Word?

What is in a Word?

“LAW” VS. “THE CONSTITUTION” by Michael Gaddy, ©2016 (Feb. 2, 2016) — Possibly the most misunderstood, misapplied, misrepresented word in the English language is the simple three letter word spelled, l-a-w. What or who is the law? How is it to be defined? Who is charged with its application as relates to the citizens of […]

Is the Grand Jury Foreman a Juror or Not?

SOME JUDGES SAY “YES” AND SOME SAY “NO” by Sharon Rondeau (Jul. 23, 2012) — According to Tennessee criminal court judges and the Tennessee Supreme Court, the “law” is whatever they say it is at any given time.  Court rules are utilized as if they were statutes. Article I, Section 17 of the Tennessee Constitution […]