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  • White House’s Scorn for Constitution Evident in Court

    Oct 01, 2014 | by William Perry Pendley
    There has been much in the national news about the “lawlessness” of the Obama administration, including this testimony of a self-proclaimed liberal law professor: “We are in the midst of a constitutional crisis with sweeping implications for our system of government[, which] threatens the stability and functionality of our tripartite system….”
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  • Suing the Feds: Like Waiting For Godot!

    Sep 02, 2014 | by William Perry Pendley
    There is a reason so many citizens who reach the Supreme Court of the United States in their battles with the federal government and emerge to face reporters and their cameras are elderly, white-haired widows.
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  • The Left’s Magic Spell on Free Education for Illegals Fails

    Jul 30, 2014 | by William Perry Pendley
    “We’re all becoming border states now,” worried Bristol County, Massachusetts Sheriff Tom Hodgson over tens of thousands of illegal immigrants—most unaccompanied children—swarming into the American Southwest, many making their way to America’s first county.
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  • Michigan Landowners Rebel Against Federal Rules

    Jul 01, 2014 | by William Perry Pendley
    Gogebic County at the western end of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is the last place one expects to find landowners who feel a kinship with the Sagebrush Rebels in the news across the West.
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  • Sagebrush Rebellion Hits Colorado’s Western Slope

    Jun 01, 2014 | by William Perry Pendley
    Reed Williams is a most unlikely Sagebrush Rebel. Like his hero Ronald Reagan however, he has had it with those Reagan called “environmental extremists” and the federal bureaucrats who slavishly do their bidding so he is preparing a lawsuit to reclaim his energy leases that a federal agency illegally revoked.
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  • One Wyomingite KO’s the EPA; Another Enters the Ring

    May 01, 2014 | by William Perry Pendley
    In mid-March, Fox News headlined a story out of Wyoming that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) had targeted a Fort Bridger (population 345) welder for violating the Clean Water Act and threatened to fine him $75,000-a-day unless he restored a wetland he altered without a permit and therefore contrary to federal law.
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  • Obama’s EPA Hangs Itself; Secretary Jewell Holds the Rope

    Mar 31, 2014 | by William Perry Pendley
    In an administration infamous for ignoring the Constitution and the rule of law, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) stands out.
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  • New York Landowners Fight Back, Sue Governor Cuomo

    Mar 01, 2014 | by William Perry Pendley
    In February, a coalition of New York landowners and three property owners sued Governor Andrew Cuomo, two State agencies, and their top officials demanding the right to develop the rich Marcellus Shale beneath their land.
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  • Melvin and Lula Brandt's Son Before the U.S. Supreme Court

    Dec 31, 2013 | by William Perry Pendley
    In 1936, Melvin and Lula Brandt, in a Chevy they owned outright, drove from Mountain View, Missouri to the Medicine Bow National Forest of southeastern Wyoming.
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  • Modern-Day Luddites in Mora County, New Mexico

    Dec 01, 2013 | by William Perry Pendley
    President Reagan would not have been surprised by the 2-1 vote of the Mora County, New Mexico Commission in April 2013 prohibiting oil and gas activities, not just those using hydraulic fracturing, and waging war on corporate entities.
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