Mar 06

Supreme Court: No Warrant Needed for CA Game Wardens to Stop Cars – Independent Voter Network

Credit: ThinkProgress.org

The U.S. Supreme Court decided Monday not to review a California Supreme Court ruling from last June that upheld the constitutionality of vehicle stops made by California game wardens to make sure motorists leaving hunting or fishing grounds haven’t bagged any wildlife out of season.

By denying review of the ruling, the nation’s high court handed California game wardens the authority to conduct vehicle stops without a warrant. While it was the National Rifle Association that joined the defendant’s legal counsel in requesting a hearing from the Supreme Court, the ACLU might have had more at stake than the NRA in a case that has more to do with the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution than the Second Amendment.

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Supreme Court: No Warrant Needed for CA Game Wardens to Stop Cars – Independent Voter Network.

Mar 02

PETA | Killing Animals | Animal Rights Campaign | The Daily Caller

Documents published online this month show that People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, an organization known for its uncompromising animal-rights positions, killed more than 95 percent of the pets in its care in 2011.

Read more:  PETA | Killing Animals | Animal Rights Campaign | The Daily Caller.