Obama Administration Proposes Rolling Back Fifth and Sixth Amendments

(NYTimes) – Editor’s note: Not even Obama’s predecessor suggested such draconian measures. Obama wants a modification that strikes at ideas established in the Magna Carta of 1215 and British common law — due process and a right to a speedy trial.

President Obama’s legal advisers are considering asking Congress to allow the government to detain terrorism suspects longer after their arrests before presenting them to a judge for an initial hearing, according to administration officials familiar with the discussions. Continue reading

Video: Ron Paul on Freedom Watch

(FreedomWatch) – On Wednesday, Dr. Paul appeared on Judge Napolitano’s Freedom Watch to discuss the federal government’s attempts to finish taking over health care. Continue reading