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RNC Faces Suit From Paul Backers

A slate of Ron Paul backers elected to the Republican National Convention that will be held later this summer in Tampa have sued the national party for the right to vote for their chosen candidate.

In a lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in California, the 132 delegates -- representing 18 states and accounting for more than 5 percent of the total number of delegates elected to vote in Tampa -- allege that the RNC violates federal law by requiring them to sign pledges to back a certain candidate. The RNC's "Unit Rule," which restricts delegates' voting options, illegally limits their vote, they say.

Continue: http://www.nationaljournal.com/politics/rnc-faces-suit-from-...



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Hell yeah!

Sue their ass!

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Indepth analysis of the fraud that occurred Re the voting counts

http://www.dailypaul.com/241343/arizona-convention-fraud

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I got 50 bucks supporting this one

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Get the word federal away from the fed

It's impersonation and fraud from name on

From the freedom of one comes freedom for all

Bump for the Lawsuit

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Best Interview with Lawyers for Ron Paul

Part I: http://youtu.be/aHkPgBVQ8_8

Ian Snow Carpenter

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Best of luck to the justice-seekers!

Not the top priority action for me, but I fully understand the frustration they feel against the unjust system. (Are there judge a. napolitano's in US District Court in CA?!?)

Orange County

Orange County, CA, is a libertarian/conservative bastion.

What about the Judge

Is he libertarian minded too?

skippy

Not sure, but ...

He's a former Marine.

Guess RP is getting the press now....good...maybe it will get

out the RNC/ROMNEY were in a JOINT VENTURE on this one!

SequoiaTrees4RonPaul

Why a new thread...

...when you could have updated the existing one?

=8-)

Conservative AND Libertarian!!!

Wow

Doug Wead himself made a comment in the comment section.

Please tell me Doug's comment

Hi Ian here, NYC

You posted that Doug Wead left a comment on the Daily Paul?

Can you please tell me where Doug Wead's comment is?

And watch this too: Part I: http://youtu.be/aHkPgBVQ8_8

Ian Snow Carpenter

No Ian

you misunderstood me. I said Doug Wead made a comment in the comment section of the linked article in this thread.

And it is an excellent comment

by Doug. Deserves it's own thread

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There is a thread on Doug's comment

http://www.dailypaul.com/241310/who-to-believe-doug-wead-or-...

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Thnx

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