NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 4, 2015) – On Thursday, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam signed a bill to prohibit the state from implementing or enforcing federal gun “laws,” rules, regulations and orders that are contrary to the Tennessee state constitution. It passed 74-20 in the House, and 29-1 in the Senate.Details
INDIANAPOLIS (May 3, 2015) – Last Wednesday, Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed a bill that “Repeals the prohibition against manufacturing, importing, selling, or possessing a sawed-off shotgun,” and represents the first step against federal prohibitions on the same.Details
For over a year, we’ve repeatedly heard from supporters of an organization called Convention of States Project that nullification can’t or shouldn’t be done because – “Nullification….is not in the Constitution.”
We’re not sure why this particular message comes from this direction, but it’s consistent, and common.
More important, though, this is a great example of the complete and utter lack of constitutional education in this country.Details
SACRAMENTO, Ca. (Apr. 29, 2015) – A bill taking important first steps to stop federal programs militarizing local police passed unanimously through a California Assembly committee last week.Details
Yesterday, the Tenth Amendment Center‘s project to shut down resources to NSA spying – like water and electricity – was given a full report in BBC News. This is huge. We have two important things to note: 1. Not once did they say “you can’t do this.” In fact, one of the claims of opposition…Details
HELENA, Mont. (Apr. 23, 2015) – A bill that would heavily diminish the effect of federal programs that militarize local police was signed into law today.Details
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (Apr. 23, 2015) – Today, the Missouri state House approved a bill to authorize the farming, production, and sale of industrial hemp in the state, effectively nullifying the federal prohibition on the same.Details
Oklahoma Gov. Signs “Right to Try” Act into Law: Will Nullify in Practice Some FDA Restrictions on Terminally-ill
OKLAHOMA CITY (Apr. 21, 2015) – A bill that would nullify in practice certain Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments was signed into law by Gov. Fallin today. Oklahoma is now the 15th state to pass such a bill into law.Details
“The federal government, quite frankly, doesn’t have the resources to go it alone”
Tenth Amendment Center’s Scott Landreth interviewed in Tennessee on passage of SB1110 there, an important first step to ending federal gun control in that state.
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