The Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions of 1798 formalized resistance to the unconstitutional Alien and Sedition Acts and laid out the principles of nullification. But there were important actions at the local level that preceded the resolutions and galvanized support for them.
This is an important strategic lesson. Often, seemingly small steps lead to bigger things.
For Further Reading
- Minnesota Bill Would Reform Asset Forfeiture Process, Opt State Out of Federal Program - January 21, 2021
- Georgia Bill Would Create State Process to End Police Qualified Immunity - January 21, 2021
- Virginia Bill Would Limit ALPR Use, Help Block National License Plate Tracking Program - January 20, 2021