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© 2006, Jamie McKenzie

Unlawful Search and Seizure

One would think that all the President's men (and women) had failed to read the Bill of Rights which clearly prohibits the kind of eavesdropping they have conducted:

Amendment IV

The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.

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Bill of Rights?

Much like King George III of Britain whose rule led to the American Revolution, the Declaration of Independence and the Bill of Rights, this King George shows little respect for the rule of law, the sanctity of the home or the principles of freedom. He uses the word freedom more often but with less understadning than any president before him.

While the Constitution clearly leaves the states prime responsibility for educational policy and funding, this Administration and Congress have dictated educational policy in ways that violate the Tenth Amendment, telling states they must test annually and even directing which reading texts they might purchase.

Amendment X

The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states respectively, or to the people.