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Sign code as a weapon
Washington Post, by George Will

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Posted By:Bellringer, 1/24/2013 10:01:51 AM

NORFOLK A drearily familiar dialectic is on display here: Government is behaving badly in order to silence protests of other bad behavior. It is violating the Constitution’s First Amendment, stifling speech about its violation of the Fifth Amendment, as it was properly construed until 2005. Founded in 1934, Central Radio maintains communication, sonar and camera equipment on vessels at Norfolk Naval Station. The business is in a building designed for its needs near the waterfront.
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In November, the citizens of Virginia passed a Constitutional Amendment to prohibit future seizures of private property for development by another private entity. My son co-authored the amendment along with then-State Senator Ken Cuccinelli.
The amendment passed with 75% of the vote--even though the Democrat sample ballot said "Vote NO" on the amendment.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Bellringer, 1/24/2013 10:08:07 AM     (No. 9136207)

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/george-will-norfolk-stifles-a-small-businesss-free-speech/2013/01/23/9825c698-64bd-11e2-85f5-a8a9228e55e7_story.html

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The link is not working, but it worked for me before I posted it.

The link above is what I used to check it and the article came right up.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: thelmalou, 1/24/2013 12:23:58 PM     (No. 9136602)

God bless your son, OP. Geez Louise...


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 1/24/2013 1:59:41 PM     (No. 9136865)

In smaller towns the city council is often made up of the local business owners who ´grandfather´ their own huge business signs in...while prohibiting any new competition with strict signage laws.

Just as evil as eminent domain abuse and a lot more common.

I´d run for city council but I don´t want to have to sit with the politicians when I get to hell.

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Sign code as a weapon
Washington Post, by George Will    Original Article
Posted By: Bellringer- 1/24/2013 10:01:51 AM     Post Reply
NORFOLK A drearily familiar dialectic is on display here: Government is behaving badly in order to silence protests of other bad behavior. It is violating the Constitution’s First Amendment, stifling speech about its violation of the Fifth Amendment, as it was properly construed until 2005. Founded in 1934, Central Radio maintains communication, sonar and camera equipment on vessels at Norfolk Naval Station. The business is in a building designed for its needs near the waterfront.
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