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Kelso renews demand for state prison money
SacBee: CapitolAlert ^ | 9/22/8 | Dan Walters

Posted on 09/22/2008 7:59:15 PM PDT by SmithL

Federal receiver J. Clark Kelso today rejected the state's resistance to turning over as much as $8 billion to improve prison system health care, accusing Attorney General Jerry Brown of misleading a federal judge about the state's ability to cough up the money and renewing his demand that state officals be held in contempt.

Brown, representing Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Controller John Chiang, had told the court last week that forcing the payment would disrupt the state's already precarious finances. He made his plea a day after the Legislature failed to approve a bill that would have provided bond money to satisfy Kelso's demand.

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TOPICS: Extended News; Government; US: California
KEYWORDS: activistjudges; jclarkkelso; overlord
Bow to the Overlord!
1 posted on 09/22/2008 7:59:15 PM PDT by SmithL
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To: SmithL
A federal judge has no authority and no right to order a state to give him any money.

"Show me just what Mohammed brought that was new, and there you will find things only evil and inhuman, such as his command to spread by the sword the faith he preached." - Manuel II Palelologus

2 posted on 09/22/2008 8:01:35 PM PDT by goldstategop (In Memory Of A Dearly Beloved Friend Who Lives In My Heart Forever)
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To: SmithL

How much would they need if we deported the illegal criminals?


3 posted on 09/22/2008 8:02:17 PM PDT by null and void (0bama: Why are you in the PUMA cage? Biden: I'm not in the PUMA cage, you are. 0bama; AAHH)
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To: null and void

Reminds me of a Chris Rock part in a movie. Ok...What can I get if I give you $2.50 and a piece of candy?? LOL

Chris Rock:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNQRqAoT-2c


4 posted on 09/22/2008 8:09:15 PM PDT by jakerobins
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To: SmithL

"So, gimme the money, dammit!"

5 posted on 09/22/2008 9:36:06 PM PDT by Uncle Miltie (Palin for President! (Who was that old fogey she was with?))
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