Airport Security vs. The Constitution

Government critics deserve their day in court.

A. Barton Hinkle Reason Magazine 8/19/2011

You wouldn’t think Aaron Tobey and Donald Rumsfeld have much in common. Tobey is the guy who stripped down to his shorts at the Richmond, Virginia airport last December. Rumsfeld is the former Defense Secretary under George W. Bush. Tobey, who was […]

SCOTUS rejects fast-tracking of hearing on Obamacare

Carol Greenberg Conservative Outlooks 4/25/2011

Today the U.S. Supreme Court refused to take on Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli’s request to expedite a hearing on Obamacare. Instead SCOTUS ruled it can move up through “normal channels.” Cuccinelli had hoped to bypass Richmond’s Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals with the assertion the issue of the controversial […]

27 of 50 States Now Challenging Constitutionality of Obamacare in Court

“Our federal government is designed to be a government of limited, enumerated powers, and we do not believe it has the power to order citizens into commerce so it can then regulate their conduct under authority of the Commerce Clause. Whatever the merits or demerits of health care reform, the ends cannot justify […]

Federal Judge Rules Against Mandatory Insurance Coverage Clause of ObamaCare Law

13 December 2010

Shortly after noon eastern today began running this headline in their “Breaking News” banner:

BREAKING NEWS: Federal Judge Rules Against Mandatory Insurance Coverage Clause of New Health Care Law

It’s our understanding this is the case brought about by the attorney general of the Commonwealth of Virginia, which wrote a state […]

Health Law Faces Threat of Undercut From Courts

Kevin Sack and Robert Pear The New York Times 11/28/2010

WASHINGTON — As the Obama administration presses ahead with the health care law, officials are bracing for the possibility that a federal judge in Virginia will soon reject its central provision as unconstitutional and, in the worst case for the White House, halt its enforcement […]

Virginia Challenge of Obamacare Wins One in Court

Warner Todd Huston GatewayPundit 8/2/2010

U.S. District Judge Henry Hudson refused to dismiss Virginia’s lawsuit against Obamacare, today, allowing the suit against the federal government to continue on to the next stage.

The federal government sought a dismissal of the suit that challenges the Constitutionality of the part of Obamacare that requires every citizen to […]