Foreign Law Fuelling Judicial Activism

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    June 13th, 2006

    http://www.americanthinker.com/articles.php?article_id=5576

     
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    Do you want to live in a legal and social museum? Do you want the purity of an incestuous, closed legal system or do you think your legal system could benefit from a bit of hybrid vigour?
     
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    Nope, just under our system.
     
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    You're laughable. The people are effectively disenfranchised and rendered meaningless when judges look to foreign law. Our legislators didn't make that law. It just doesn't matter. have you gone retarded?
     
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    Where do you think your legislators got all their ideas from? Native American Indians?
     
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    You're an idiot.
     
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    Apart from that, do you have an answer?
     
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    An anwer? Sure. We have some commonalities with europe. But our system is designed with legislators to make their own laws, based on input from the people. When judges cite foreign law, it circumvents the entire process, and is idiotic on it's face.
     
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    Yes. I want to live where Law is BY the people (via elected reps) and FOR the people (right of Referendum).
     
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    So you think the American legal system should be hermetically sealed?
     

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