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Federal Law Prohibits Conspiracy to to Prevent a Person from Exercising Rights

We live in a era when more and more people want to prevent Americans from exercising their right of free speech, their right to exercise their religion and other constitutional rights.  Federal law, i.e., 18 United States Code Section 241 provides: “If two or more persons conspire to injure, oppress, threaten, or intimidate any person…

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Myth of a Cop Killing Epidemic

New York Post:  “And each incident is breathlessly reported by a media determined to show that America remains deeply, irredeemably racist.  Problem is, it’s simply not true.  Last week, The Washington Post published a study of the police shootings that took place in 2015. Likely they intended the story to be shocking — as on…

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President Obama on President’s Authority to Take Unilateral Military Action

In 2007 former constitutional law professor Barack Obama answered a question about the President’s authority to unilaterally cause the U.S. to take military action. Q. In what circumstances, if any, would the president have constitutional authority to bomb Iran without seeking a use-of-force authorization from Congress? (Specifically, what about the strategic bombing of suspected nuclear…

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Arizona Sheriff Says Senator Rubio Ignorant about Arizona’s Border Problem

The Blaze:  “Cochise County Sheriff Mark Dannels doesn’t mince words. He’s angry that local law enforcement and the citizens who call the Southwest border home have been left out of the decision making process when it comes to security and immigration reform.”  Sheriff Dannels said: “I say to myself, ‘Rubio, you’re making decisions for me,…

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Zagat’s 10 Most Popular Phoenix Restaurants

Zagat recently named its ten most popular Phoenix area restaurants.  They are: 10. Barrio Cafe, 2814 North 16th Street, Phoenix 9.  Grimaldi’s Pizzeria (several locations) 8.  Pizzeria Bianco, 623 East Adams Street, Phoenix 7.  Ruth’s Chris Steak House, 7001 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale 6.  The Capital Grille (several locations) 5.  Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar…