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  •  You can only sue if you have been detained under (2+ / 0-)
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    midwesterner, vigilant meerkat

    the law.  With this law, you no longer get to sue.  You don't get a lawyer.  You don't get a trial.  You don't get a jury.  You just disappear.

    #OccupyOMC - "We have a permit, its called The Constitution".

    by Evolutionary on Thu Dec 15, 2011 at 03:11:17 PM PST

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    •  Catch 22 literally (1+ / 0-)
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      •  Exactly. And there are a lot of law enforcement (1+ / 0-)
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        joe wobblie

        that do not know the full details of a lot of the code they are supposed to enforce.  Arrested, bagged and 'disappeared' first - questions later, maybe even torture if they think you are a threat.
        You could be arrested, though innocent, and it wouldn't matter - because there is no hearing afterward.
        All you have to do is be an American Citizen on foreign soil, and have a label that is perceived as a threat to whatever President is in office.  Extraordinary Rendition.

        I have never been a conspiracy theorist, and I'm not one now.  Laws get "regulated" and "Updated".  This one could change with one election - to far, far worse.  It's a building block, like the ACA - but horribly wrong.

        #OccupyOMC - "We have a permit, its called The Constitution".

        by Evolutionary on Thu Dec 15, 2011 at 06:06:53 PM PST

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