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  •  Okay, so how does one get federal intervention? (1+ / 0-)
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    cactusflinthead

    IANAL, but class action suit? With pro-bono representation? ACLU? Lesbian rights project?  

    “Science is like sex: sometimes something useful comes out, but that is not the reason we are doing it.” – Richard Feynman (-9.00,-8.86)

    by Jonathan Hoag on Fri Feb 24, 2012 at 06:23:43 PM PST

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    •  I dunno. What does it usually take? (2+ / 0-)
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      Jonathan Hoag, LSophia

      It took William Wayne Justice to get things done at one point. I honestly don't know. Better minds than mine will have to figure that out. Desegregated schools didn't happen without a fight. This is the Lege and Perry sticking it to the federal government and they have to fight back.

      Putting on the spectacles of science in expectation of finding an answer to everything looked at signifies inner blindness. -- J(ames) Frank Dobie

      by cactusflinthead on Fri Feb 24, 2012 at 06:42:12 PM PST

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      •  Okay. I am not a Texan. And IANAL. We need a (2+ / 0-)
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        kossack lawyer in Texas to weigh in. This is diary worthy. You or me? If you want me to post an all hands on deck, message me. my e-mail is spotty.

        “Science is like sex: sometimes something useful comes out, but that is not the reason we are doing it.” – Richard Feynman (-9.00,-8.86)

        by Jonathan Hoag on Fri Feb 24, 2012 at 06:45:57 PM PST

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