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Offline rangerrebew

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Reid: Amend the Constitution to Stop Koch Bros.
« on: May 15, 2014, 02:18:16 PM »
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Re: Reid: Amend the Constitution to Stop Koch Bros.
« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2014, 06:40:45 PM »
Legislation targeting individual citizens as criminals.

Go ahead, Senator. Introduce such a bill. What you will be doing is what the Constitution refers to as a bill of attainder. It is not legal, and if the Senator insists on introducing such a bill, he will have committed a (theoretically) impeachable offense.

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