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2014-07-10 16:21:42

Nation's leading expert on constitutional law sees strong reasons for reversal that could signal the end of long-stalled Cape Wind project BOSTON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noted constitutional law professor Laurence Tribe has agreed to represent the Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound in its appeal of a federal court decision, which dismissed a multi-party challenge of Cape Wind's high priced contract with NSTAR. Professor Tribe is a University Professor at Harvard and a...

2014-06-18 23:07:07

Stratus deems the Florida Supreme Court’s ruling that court interpreters meet new, more stringent requirements will assist the court system in upholding the constitution and also aligns with the Stratus’ mission: to ensure fair and equal services to all. But Stratus warns that the ruling will cause extensive delays within a system that will fail unless the rapid adoption of VRI is undertaken. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 The complex court system has historically confounded...

2014-05-21 23:01:26

Steven F. Hotze, M.D., Founder and CEO of Hotze Health & Wellness Center and President of Conservative Republicans of Texas, welcomes the filing of an amicus brief by 43 Congressmen, led by Representative Trent Franks, in support of Dr. Hotze’s challenge to the constitutionality of ObamaCare under the Origination Clause in Hotze v. Sebelius. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Steven F. Hotze, M.D., Founder and CEO of Hotze Health & Wellness Center and President of Conservative...

2014-05-12 23:01:08

A professor at The John Marshall Law School will dedicate significant study over the next year to the effect technology is having on citizens’ rights against unconstitutional searches. (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 A professor at The John Marshall Law School will dedicate significant study over the next year to the effect technology is having on citizens’ rights against unconstitutional searches. John Marshall Law School Professor Timothy O’Neill will research how technology affects which...

2014-04-17 23:11:14

Syndicated columnist George Will analyzes the Balanced Budget Amendment, first passed by the Georgia General Assembly, The Amendment originated in the Georgia House of Representatives as HB794, sponsored by Rep. Paulette Rakestraw Braddock. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Nationally syndicated George Will’s recent column (published in the Washington Post and more than 400 other newspapers) illuminated the growing interest in the Compact for a Balanced Budget Amendment. Georgia...

2014-04-02 20:21:47

MANASSAS, Va., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the statement of Chairman of ConservativeHQ.com, Richard Viguerie. "Today we saw a rare victory for the American people in the Supreme Court decision when they struck down the overall limits on amounts an individual can contribute to campaigns." "Corruption in government is not the result of individuals having too much freedom, but government having too much power." "The left is acting as if this is the end of...

2014-03-22 23:04:35

The bill, which originated in the Georgia House as HB794 under Rep Rakestraw Braddock's sponsorship, positions the Peach State be the first to pass the Compact for a Balanced Budget. It now awaits Governor Nathan Deal's signature. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) March 22, 2014 State Rep. Paulette Rakestraw Braddock announced that on Wednesday, March 19, the Georgia Senate passed by a vote of 30-25 the Compact for a Balanced Budget Amendment. “I am thrilled to see Georgia take the lead to...

2014-02-28 23:31:55

The Georgia House passed House Bill 494, a historic measure to amend the U.S. Constitution with a balanced budget requirement. The Compact is an important step towards reigning in the nation's $17.4 trillion federal debt. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 State Representative Paulette Rakestraw Braddock (R-HD19)) announced the passage of House Bill 794 on Friday, February 21. Sponsored by Rep. Rakestraw Braddock, HB 794 proposes to amend the United States Constitution by adding a...

2014-02-28 16:23:01

HOUSTON, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The right to a trial before an impartial jury of citizens is the fundamental principle of our judiciary system under the U.S. Constitution. When a jury verdict or the actions of a court raise questions about the law, the state appellate courts provide a forum to consider, interpret and rule on those questions. Tragically, in recent years, Texans have witnessed the denigration of juries and the erosion of the judiciary by the very body entrusted...

2014-01-31 23:00:16

Rep. Rakestraw Braddock introduced House Bill 794, a ground-breaking bill enabling Georgia to join Arizona, Arkansas, and Alaska in the Compact for a Balanced Budget. The initiative, based on Article V of the U.S. Constitution, could mean a historic role for Georgia in bringing meaningful fiscal reform to Washington. Paulding County, GA (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 State Representative Paulette Rakestraw Braddock (R-HD19) this week introduced House Bill 794, a bill that would enable Georgia...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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