Category Archives: Legal Research

Constitutional Challenge to Statute

Rule 5.1. Constitutional Challenge to a Statute

(a) Notice by a Party. A party that files a pleading, written motion, or other paper drawing into question the constitutionality of a federal or state statute must promptly:

(1) file a notice of constitutional question stating the question and identifying the paper that raises it, if:

(A) a federal statute is questioned and the parties do not include the United States, one of its agencies, or one of its officers or employees in an … Continue Reading ››

Are The Inmates Running the Asylum In Your State?

COURT RULE ENACTMENT THROUGHOUT THE UNITED STATES

NOTE:  This research was done in 2008 - your state may have made changes in the laws - either increasing or decreasing the Judiciary Rule-Making power.  Check the Open Meeting Laws also here.

Checks and Balance between the Three Branches of Government

Topic:CONSTITUTIONAL LAW; COURT PROCEDURE; COURTS; LEGISLATURES (GENERAL);

 December 30, 2008 2008-R-0430

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