Liberty NewsWire: October 24, 2011
For American lawyers, the answer is simple: "The English had used their own Declaration of Rights to depose James II and these acts were deemed completely lawful and justified," they say in their summary.
To the British, however, secession isn't the legal or proper tool by which to settle internal disputes. "What if Texas decided today it wanted to secede from the Union? Lincoln made the case against secession and he was right," they argue in their brief. – BBC
Consensus Scarce on Future of Overseas Bases - Politico
Obama to Bypass Congress on Mortgages - CBS News
Note Shows Big Power Split Over Iran – CBS News
Obama Signs Free-Trade Pacts – The Washington Times
TSA Misses Loaded Gun in Bag at LAX - USA Today