Monthly Archives: February 2016

Does The Supreme Court Have The Power Of Judicial Review?

Does the Supreme Court have the power of Judicial Review? The short answer to this question is a flat out NO. To further understand why the Supreme Court does not have the power of “Judicial Review”, we need to dive in to the supreme law of the land otherwise known as the United States Constitution. I need to ask everyone to please bear with me, there is a lot of information to cover in order to…

Security: Apple Inc – A Message to Our Customers

Security: Apple Inc – A Message to Our Customers The United States government has demanded that Apple take an unprecedented step which threatens the security of our customers. We oppose this order, which has implications far beyond the legal case at hand. This moment calls for public discussion, and we want our customers and people around the country to understand what is at stake. The Need for Encryption Smartphones, led by iPhone, have become an…

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Found Dead

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Found Dead Associate Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead of apparent natural causes Saturday on a luxury resort in West Texas, federal officials said. Scalia, 79, was a guest at the Cibolo Creek Ranch, a resort in the Big Bend region south of Marfa. According to a report, Scalia arrived at the ranch on Friday and attended a private party with about 40 people. When he did not appear for…

!ALERT! – ARIZONA CITIZENS DEFENSE LEAGUE

!ALERT! – ARIZONA CITIZENS DEFENSE LEAGUE (“AzCDL”) Legislative Update The status and summary of bills that AzCDL is monitoring can be found on our Bill Tracking page. The deadline for all bills to be heard in committees in their originating chamber (House or Senate) is Friday, February 19, less than two weeks away. Most of the bills we are monitoring will not survive that deadline. RTS Success! We thank everyone who used their RTS accounts…

Five Adults and One Child Found Dead in Fatal Stabbing

Five Adults and One Child Found Dead in Fatal Stabbing On February 4, Chicago Police Department officers discovered five adults and one child stabbed to death in a home in Chicago’s Gage Park. Police found the bodies around 1:05 PM Thursday. According to the Chicago Tribune, the CPD sent officers to investigate after someone called police to say a “co-worker had not shown up for work Wednesday or Thursday.” When officers arrived to check on…

!ALERT! – ARIZONA CITIZENS DEFENSE LEAGUE

!ALERT! – ARIZONA CITIZENS DEFENSE LEAGUE (“AzCDL”) RTS Access Update Thanks to AzCDL’s efforts, the RTS (Request To Speak) System Administrators have agreed to reactivate accounts that were created online and recently used to comment on bills scheduled for committee hearings. If you created an online RTS account, please immediately test your ability to sign in at https://apps.azleg.gov/.  After signing in, click on the RTS logo.  If you see “New Request” as a menu option…

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