Montana approves Initiative 166: Corporations are not people!

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    Now that's giving power back to the states!
     
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    Awesome. Good to see the states taking back their rights..
     
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    It's "persons", not "people"....There's an important legal distinction to the semantic difference.

    After that, they'll have to repeal the 14th Amendment and overturn both Santa Clara County vs Union Pacific Railroad and Citizens United to make that stick.

    Good luck with that.
     
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    Now for the bill to spread to other states!!

    Texas First to hit Faux news hard!
     
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    Congress shall make no laws abridging the freedom of speech.


    Hope that helps!
     
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    Does Montana even have any corporations? And, what do they plan to replace them with?
     
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    Let's pass a law saying that the written word isn't speech. After all, you don't say it, you read it. Does anyone honestly think that would or should pass First Amendment scrutiny?
     
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    You peeps really don't want the Government deciding if the New York Times Corporation should be silenced.


    You think you do, but your really don't.
     
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    Money is not speech.
     
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    Why do you keep posting this??? Who is calling for "replacing them"?
     

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