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  1. #1 Scalia: 'judges have the power to make law' 
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    This complete separation of the judiciary from the enterprise of "representative government" might have some truth in those countries where judges neither make law themselves nor set aside the laws enacted by the legislature. It is not a true picture of the American system. Not only do state-court judges possess the power to "make" common law, but they have the immense power to shape the States' constitutions as well. See, e.g., Baker v. State, 170 Vt. 194, 744 A. 2d 864 (1999). Which is precisely why the election of state judges became popular.

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/0..._n_208531.html

    Scalia should step down foir being an activist judge. LOL ... :D

    More hypocrisy.
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    And off to Stupid Lib Tricks with the HuffPost crapola, Blinky.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ralph wiggum View Post
    And off to Stupid Lib Tricks with the HuffPost crapola, Blinky.
    I just posted the same thread WITHOUT the Huff link.

    It wasn't moved, it was just deleted.

    It was deleted because you guys can't handle the truth.

    Thats right, stick your head in the sand while your party dies.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ralph wiggum View Post
    And off to Stupid Lib Tricks with the HuffPost crapola, Blinky.
    Go ahead, spin it.

    You are a mod. Why did it get moved when the Huff link was gone ?
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    Quote Originally Posted by nero View Post
    Go ahead, spin it.

    You are a mod. Why did it get moved when the Huff link was gone ?
    Because it isn't "political news".
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    No posts or threads have been deleted. I think you just forgot where you posted it.

    I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.
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    Quote Originally Posted by nero View Post
    Go ahead, spin it.

    You are a mod. Why did it get moved when the Huff link was gone ?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rockntractor View Post
    It's just blinky.

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    Quote Originally Posted by FlaGator View Post
    It's just blinky.
    Who be blinky?
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