Ocie and Carey Mills went to jail in Pensacola, Florida, May 15th. The 54-year-old retired contractor and his 31-year-old son were sentenced to 21 months in prison after a U.S. District Court jury found them guilty of knowingly discharging fill material in wetlands and dredging a canal on their property, both violations of the Clean Water Act.
Rancher Cliven Bundy’s livestock was seized for his refusal to pay fees to the federal government for grazing his cattle on land he insists is the property of the sovereign state of Nevada.
The Department of Justice has requested that a federal appeals court dismiss a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the indefinite detention provisions of the NDAA.
In many ways, the Bureau of Land Management's seizure of Cliven Bundy's land rights violates the Nevada and U.S. Constitutions.
Fed agents kill “protected” desert tortoise, rustle cattle, taser citizens in desert land grab against Clark County’s last rancher.
Testifying before the House Judiciary Committee this week on the recent nullification of federal marijuana prohibition in Colorado and Washington State, Obama’s Attorney General Eric Holder found himself stuck in a tough spot. On one hand, Holder and the Obama administration have been brazenly threatening governors of states that have nullified unconstitutional federal usurpations on everything from gun rights to ObamaCare. On the other, however, Holder admitted to U.S. lawmakers this week the fact that federal law does not always trump state law.
A federal district court dismissed a challenge to the constitutionality of the Obama administration's targeted killing by drone of American citizens.
The UN Arms Trade Treaty is advancing steadily and secretly toward enforcement.
In its decision not to review a New Mexico sex discrimination case, the Supreme Court has left standing a viciously anti-freedom ruling.