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NEVADA SUPREME COURT RUNS OUT THE CLOCK ON PERSONHOOD INITIATIVE
TheCypressTimes.com ^ | 06/21/2010 | Staff

Posted on 06/21/2010 7:49:05 AM PDT by Patriot1259

CARSON CITY, NV - After sitting on the case for months, the Nevada State Supreme Court waited until the day after the Personhood Nevada deadline to now ask why they should have to decide the case at all.

On January 8, District Court Judge James Russell, in issuing an injunction keeping the personhood initiative off the ballot and preventing signature collection, ruled that the fourteen word amendment did not encompass a single subject.

The proposed amendment reads, "In the great state of Nevada, the term 'person' applies to every human being."

Personhood Nevada filed an appeal of Judge Russell's decision to the Nevada Supreme Court on February 12. Despite the timely manner of Personhood Nevada's appeal, the Nevada Supreme Court waited until the day after the deadline to issue its order.

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TOPICS: Government; Politics; Society
KEYWORDS: abortion; nevada; personhood; prolife

1 posted on 06/21/2010 7:49:06 AM PDT by Patriot1259
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To: Patriot1259

Nevada as a State deserves Harry Reid. The United States as a country does not.


2 posted on 06/21/2010 8:06:07 AM PDT by US Navy Vet
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