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Rutherford Institute Files First Amendment Lawsuit Challenging Election Laws Favoring 2 Major Parties

The Rutherford Institute is challenging two facets of the Virginia election law: one requires the (D) and (R) to have the lead spots on the ballot, the other requires a certain number of signatures before a third party can be on the ballot. If this is successful, they may carry it over to other states.The lawsuit was filed on behalf of the Libertarian Party of Virginia, several Libertarian Party candidates and an independent (non-party) candidate for public office in the November 2014 general election.

John Whitehead describes the reasoning behind the suit:

“While voting is the very least that we are called to do as citizens, Americans are entitled under the Constitution to elect individuals to office capable of and willing to represent us, rather than being forced to choose from a limited field of individuals with the money and political backing to get on the ballot. Ensuring a level playing field for all candidates for public office will hopefully help transform our present government by oligarchy—one that is of the rich, by the rich and for the rich—to a government that is truly of the people, by the people and for the people.”

for more:
https://www.rutherford.org/publications_resources/on_the_fro...



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District Courts of the U.S. or U.S.District Courts?

It will be killed by the admiralty judge in court. These courts were created in 1938 & transact in FRNs. They will do whatever is necessary to keep the status quo in. Third parties could potentially eliminate these illegal courts & the federal reserve through legislation if elected to positions of power. They're not about to do that. See 28USC&132(a)

Was not aware of the

Was not aware of the Rutherford Institute. Thanks for the info. Looks like an organization worthy of our support.

They definitely are

John Whitehead has been fighting statists for a while.

"Hence, naturally enough, my symbol for Hell is something like the bureaucracy of a police state or the office of a thoroughly nasty business concern." ~~C.S. Lewis
Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15

This interview deserves a bump in and of itself.

Nat Henthoff says this is worse than the McCarthy Era, and he lived through it. Government is getting more paranoid than ever, the students actually alerted Whitehead to the use of actual Nazi type attire.. SO DYOC.

"Hence, naturally enough, my symbol for Hell is something like the bureaucracy of a police state or the office of a thoroughly nasty business concern." ~~C.S. Lewis
Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15

First bump mine,

any other takers? This could be big if it spreads to other states, and I think the Rutherford Institute is attempting to set a precedent.

"Hence, naturally enough, my symbol for Hell is something like the bureaucracy of a police state or the office of a thoroughly nasty business concern." ~~C.S. Lewis
Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15

I'll bump your bump

and raise it a bump.

"A great civilization is not conquered from without until it has destroyed itself within" W. Durant

Thank you!

Last one for me, unless someone wants a response.

"Hence, naturally enough, my symbol for Hell is something like the bureaucracy of a police state or the office of a thoroughly nasty business concern." ~~C.S. Lewis
Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15

HO! HA HA!

GUARD! TURN! PARRY! DODGE! SPIN! HA! BUMP!


http://youtu.be/8cuihrjLNAo

Since we need SOME humor in lives at this point in time.

Thanks, soulsabr

This is a real classic.

"Hence, naturally enough, my symbol for Hell is something like the bureaucracy of a police state or the office of a thoroughly nasty business concern." ~~C.S. Lewis
Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15