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View Diary: Can "the People" Sue the US Congress? (106 comments)

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  •  keepemhonest - NO they can't (0+ / 0-)

    You can't sue individual members of Congress for any official act.  They have very broad immunity. If you can prove they took a direct bribe they can be prosecuted for the bribe, but not their vote. And in any case they never have civil liability for their acts in Congress.

    "let's talk about that"

    by VClib on Mon Dec 05, 2011 at 01:15:07 PM PST

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