Georgia voted to secede from the Union two weeks ago?Submitted by gabulldawg79 on Thu, 04/16/2009 - 10:35
This is on the front page of the Atlanta Journal Constitution today. I read the whole thing and its kind of crazy but I figured many of you would find this interesting.
Georgia Senate threatens dismantling of USA
7:02 am April 16, 2009, by Jay Bookman
It wasn’t quite the firing on Fort Sumter that launched the Civil War. But on April 1, your Georgia Senate did threaten by a vote of 43-1 to secede from and even disband the United States.
It was not an April Fool’s joke.
In fact, Senate Resolution 632 did a lot more than merely threaten to end this country. It stated that under the Constitution, the only crimes the federal government could prosecute were treason, piracy and slavery.
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