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Another Court Rules Against The People And Constitution

July 19, 2013 by  

Another Court Rules Against The People And Constitution

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against the people and Constitution Wednesday when it vacated a permanent injunction barring the enforcement of Section 1021 of the National Defense Authorization Act that allows for the indefinite detention of U.S. citizens.

District Court Judge Kathryn Forrest had issued the injunction in the case of journalist Chris Hedges who, along with Daniel Ellsberg, Noam Chomsky and other activists and journalists, sued the Barack Obama Administration over NDAA. In its decision, the 2nd Circuit ruled the plaintiffs did not have standing because the law does not apply to U.S. citizens.

However, because the law does not exempt U.S. citizens from detention and uses overly broad terms, that’s exactly what it does. The act allows the military to indefinitely detain anyone the government determines has consorted with terrorists or those who committed “belligerent acts” against the United States. Hedges and his group argued that journalists often meet with people who fall into those categories and are, therefore, subject to detention under the law.

As the NDAA was passed by Congress, signed into law by the President and it was the President who appealed the injunction to the 2nd Circuit and the 2nd Circuit sided with the regime, it seems there is now no recourse to use to protect Americans against the lawless regime now inhabiting the Nation’s capital.

Responding to the decision, Hedges wrote:

This is quite distressing. It means there is no recourse now either within the Executive, Legislative or Judicial branches of government to halt the steady assault on our civil liberties and most basic Constitutional rights. It means that the state can use the military, overturning over two centuries of domestic law, to use troops on the streets to seize U.S. citizens, strip them of due process and hold them indefinitely in military detention centers. States that accrue to themselves this kind of power, history has shown, will use it. We will appeal, but the Supreme Court is not required to hear our appeal. It is a black day for those who care about liberty.

The regime is engaged in an ongoing war against the people and the truth. Federal judges are employees of the Federal government; and, therefore, they are subject to the wishes of the regime. Forrest was bold in opposing it, but she has been slapped down and ordered to proceed with the case consistent with the 2nd Circuit’s opinion.

Bob Livingston

is an ultra-conservative American and author of The Bob Livingston Letter™, founded in 1969. Bob has devoted much of his life to research and the quest for truth on a variety of subjects. Bob specializes in health issues such as nutritional supplements and alternatives to drugs, as well as issues of privacy (both personal and financial), asset protection and the preservation of freedom.

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  • shadow1776

    People who think they are above the Constitution, need to be beaten badly and shipped to N Vietnam. Bet they would come crying to follow the constitution then.

    • http://PersonalLibertyDigest Joe Anthony

      There is no North Vietnam. When we pulled out in ’75 the south collapsed. And consider Cubans did a lot of the tortureing (sp) – just ship them to Cuba.

  • John Hudson

    1930 Germany and The Brown Shirts are now the game plan for Obama and his personnel thugs called Home Land Security.
    Jefferson once suggested that our Republic could not exist without a revolution if those who have acquired Power and a Government detrimental to the People is not removed.

  • shadow1776

    Amen to that

  • Terry Swinney

    And we thought it was bad in other countries?

  • http://Personallibertydigest Thomas Gall

    How many more rights do we have to lose before all the Obama Lovers wake up? This Regime is trying to start a revolution. Obama figures he win’s either way. He wins by getting rid of the Constitution and he wins if the people revolt. Our only hope is that his arrogance blinds him and he blatantly rigs the next election cycle, which I believe he will. That’s if he allows another election to take place. I think he’ll suspend the election if it looks to bad for him. That’s my opinion. I hope I’m wrong, I really do.

  • Brandon

    A liberal wont touch this argument! They just regurgitate and bury their head in the sand!!! You have to be a complete moron if you don’t see the danger here!!!

    • Brandon

      Sorry, I meant an Obama backing liberal!

  • Brandon

    There are true Patriots, point is to stand together and avert this peacefully before the only other option presents itself!!! Call your Congressmen!!! Get your voice at least heard! Rest in the fact that if Obama is really that stupid and pushes the people too far he might be standing in a room full of military ( they are mostly patriots and have famalies too) and police but their weapons might not be pointing in the direction he expects!!! The military are required to follow lawfull orders!! I don’t see him brainwashing what it would take!!!

  • Brandon

    Most effective thing you can do is let your congressmen know we are watching, INTENTLY!!!!

  • Brent black

    I hope no one is suprised.

  • stanlore

    One step closer to violent rebellion, and we are so close now.

  • Robin Montgomery

    The revelation of the constant deceit of this WHOLE government is Deplorable NOT just Current Administration , this administration is Just the links being revealed from “founding” til current it Is ALL CO/CONSPIRITAL. GOD BLESS AMERIKA IN JESUS NAME

    • Brandon

      I think it was founded to be a great society, something never seen up to that time!! I do believe this is the result of allowing corruption to fester, our laws being challenged and unchecked!!! Letting politicians literally get away with murder! The result is now an open disregard for the law by our own government!!! Well, the law is still the law and we don’t have to let them get away with it any longer, this is our United States of America!!! the law lives within its law abiding citizens! NOT thugs that pretend to be Americans!! This doesn’t have to be the United States of Exploitation!!!

      • 25penny

        Duly noted and respected as an opinion ,but to suggest Slavery was Societal “good” as a foundation I strongly disagree with your opinion but duly noted .

      • Brandon

        I didn’t say anything about slavery!!!!!!!!! If you wish me to be more specific, I meant b4 the revolution there was no democratic system other than Ancient Greece!

  • Curt

    Come on America, this is the slow dismanteling of our constitutional rights. The One World One Government agenda is getting established.

    • 25penny

      Is that the same as New World Order?, the One World One ?

  • Doug Younts

    Belligerent acts….that means King NObama should be locked up. Along with Holder,Perlosi, the IRS…..

  • Thomas Coats

    Under the tenth amendment, We citizens have the right to vote on that and other issues that is not covered under the US Constitution, such as their pay, benefits and the Representatives expenses (annual).


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