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Presumed Immunity and Unquestioned Motivations

I’ve been trying to understand the ramifications of the recent US Supreme Court ruling. As I understand it… Core Constitutional duties have absolute immunity Official acts have presumed immunity (...
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Can the US president legally kill at will?

Following the ruling by SCOTUS in Trump v. United States (2024) that Presidents enjoy absolute immunity for their exclusive powers and presumptive immunity for their remaining official acts, I have ...
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Can campaign promises be enforced by a contract, or has it ever happened they were?

A common problem where I live, and I assume everywhere, for at least the past 4 decades (and I assume it has been a problem for centuries), is that politicians make a lot of campaign promises which ...
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