To: Mr. Lucky
The Petitioner was unable to allege any standing to bring the Petition.
Just out of curiosity where did "standing" come from?
posted on 11/20/2013 11:33:36 PM PST
(Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
Article III, Section 2 of the Constitution.
The "cases and controversies" language of the 1st paragraph prohibits federal courts from rendering decisions where the parties don't have a dog in the hunt, while the 2nd paragraph limits the original jurisdiction of the Supreme Court to the types of cases enumerated.
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