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Courts taking up opposition to Dodd-Frank
Washington Post, by Dina ElBoghdady

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 10/5/2012 11:23:50 PM

After failing to scuttle the landmark legislation in Congress, critics of the Dodd-Frank Act overhauling financial regulations are trying to chisel away at it in the courts — with some initial success. Twice, federal regulators have lost in court trying to defend the rules, which were put in place after the 2008 financial crisis. On Friday, they were back in court again, fighting for yet another regulation they say is linked to Dodd-Frank. Each time, the challenge came from a lawyer with a prominent legal pedigree: Eugene Scalia, son of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Srhea, 10/6/2012 12:16:40 AM     (No. 8913379)

It appears that the agencies are making up regulations outside of their legal limits. The courts are finding them to be in error and correcting their mistakes.
This happens when rogue agencies are let loose by the President's crowd of czar's and others that are outside of the overview of Congress.
Who knows what is happening in other agencies that the Courts are not getting a chance to review. Time to kick the Chicago gangsters out of Washington.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Trigger2, 10/6/2012 2:51:27 AM     (No. 8913506)

The over-reaching corruption in each Barry Department, Agency, Bureau, is being surfaced for everyone to see one at a time. It's like watching dominos fall.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Spidey, 10/6/2012 3:55:39 AM     (No. 8913530)

This is what happens when you give unelected partisan hacks too much discretion in their jobs. These people are out to kill businesses off they don't like,it has nothing to do with protecting consumers or any other crap excuse.

It's no different than the HHS sec.handing out lollipops to selected voters.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: worstnightmare, 10/6/2012 7:33:33 AM     (No. 8913683)

In a just world Chris Dodd and Barney Frank would be sharing a jail cell.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: uno, 10/6/2012 7:47:23 AM     (No. 8913695)

#4 - Thanks for that wonderful imagery...yikes!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 10/6/2012 11:48:21 AM     (No. 8914177)

Yikes is right, #3- As Woody Allen put it".... but the lamb won't get much sleep."

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