Tag: Judicial Activism

Should Trump Follow Jefferson’s Lead?

Should Trump Follow Jefferson’s Lead?

Current Affairs, Legal, Legislature
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich raised a very interesting solution to the 9th Circuit issue where judges feel they yield more power than President Trump. He proffers the Trump Administration to revisit Thomas Jefferson's Judiciary Act (1802) solution by abolishing the 9th altogether. In the video below, Gingrich discusses the Judiciary Act of 1802 and why it would be a good course for President Trump to explore. It is obvious some corrective action needs to be taken and it's no secret Speaker Paul Ryan, a most uninformed politician on the Hill, would be impotent should any impeachment process be introduced to the House. Learn your history... Impeachment vs. Abolishment! NEWT: If we're serious about defeating the activist judges on the Ninth Circuit, don't impeach them —
Judicial Reform: Is it time for term limits rather than lifetime appointments?

Judicial Reform: Is it time for term limits rather than lifetime appointments?

Current Affairs, Legal
Why should judges be the only position where regardless of health, temperament or ethics, you get to keep your job in a lifetime appointment without any recourse for unacceptable behavior? Hardly seems just in a group dedicated to justice, does it? We trust our jurists from the lowers courts to the Supreme Court level to protect the US Constitution and ensure our laws follow that framework for our governance. Apolitical should be a given when people look to judges for remedies in civil cases and criminal redemption. There should never be a question to a judge's character or integrity. Their job is simple, succinct and imperative in our society where individual and states' rights are tandem to the country's existence. Disturbing trends have surfaced ever since Marshall Thurgood. The f...
BROKEN JUSTICE: Is It Time for Judicial Reform?

BROKEN JUSTICE: Is It Time for Judicial Reform?

Corruption, Issues, Legal
Our justice system has survived for over two centuries in the United States but has the last three months indicated it's time for a change? With the last ruling, preventing President Trump from doing his job to keep Americans safe, once again, it looks as though its time for the Legislative and Executive branches to address the situation of Judicial Activism within our court systems as politically motivated judges are abusing their powers. In this case, Judge Watson, like Judge Robart, are endangering Americans needlessly to promote some political agenda rather than upholding their duty to uphold the laws of our country. This is the actual law that both judges should have upheld rather than their political spin-doctoring: As you can see it clearly states the President is withi