Tenth Amendment

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    Victory for Federalism

    There was a victory for federalism yesterday.  Private parties can challenge federal statutes that violate states’ rights. The United States Supreme Court in Bond v. United States held “Bond [plaintiff] has standing to challenge the federal statute on grounds that the measure interferes with the powers reserved to…
    Daren Bakst, June 17, 2011
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    Freedoms we don’t even realize we have IV

    Earlier entries in this series: I, II, and III. Had you ever realized we used to have a freedom to buy an effective washing machine that would also allow us to throw in a wayward sock after it had started? Since we weren’t vigilant, that…
    Jon Sanders, March 18, 2011