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A 2010 PAUL REVERE WOULD BE YELLING..."THE WEALTHY ELITES LOBBYIST'S ARE COMING" ....

by LAWYERS FOR POOR AMERICANS Sunday, Jul. 25, 2010 at 5:47 PM

* THE NEW U.S. HORSE~TRADING PROTOCAL 4 THE PEOPLES U.S. CONGRESS NOW REQUIRES BIG $$$ *

OK,OK NOW WE GET IT~ THE MIDDLE~CLASS & POORER AMERICANS NEED BIG $$ TO LOBBY THE PEOPLES U.S. CONGRESS 2 ALSO BE FAIRLY REPRESENTED ....... SO PUT UP OR $HUT UP ALL YOU little American people WHO EXPECT HONE$T CONGRE$$IONAL REPRE$ENTATION WITHOUT PAYING THE PIPER....

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~ MIDDLE~CLASS & POORER AMERICANS UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS ARE DECIDED BY WEALTHY ELITE AMERICAN LOBBYISTS NOT THE PEOPLES U.S. CONGRESS ~

THEY CONTINUE TAKING BILLIONS U.S.TAX FREE FOUNDATIONS $$ OUT OF AMERICA & AT THE SAME TIME HAVE THEIR HIGH PRICED ELITE LOBBYISTS DEMANDING THEIR CONGRESS TO SEND MANY MORE BILLIONS OF U.S.TAX $$ TO EXIT AMERICA FOR UNKNOWN LOCATIONS WORLD~WIDE DEPRIVING OUR OWN U.S. MIDDLE~CLASS AND POORER AMERICANS OF UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS, HEALTH~CARE, DENTAL~CARE,PROPER LEGAL PROTECTIONS IN CIVIL,CRIMINAL, FAMILY COURTS ...

WHY WOULD MILLIONS OF OUR NEEDY MIDDLE~CLASS AND POORER AMERICANS WANT TO CONTINUE HEARING ALL ABOUT OUR WEALTHY ELITE BRAGGING TO ANYONE INTERESTED IN THEIR OWN INTERNATIONAL CONQUESTS IN CONTINUING TO ASSIST THE INTERNATIONAL POOR WITH OUR AMERICAN GOVERNMENT'S TAX FREE $$$ ???

~ JUST 1 MORE PERFECT EXAMPLE PRESIDENT OBAMA OF WHY U.S. SLUSH FUND FOUNDATIONS NEED NEW FEDERAL GUIDELINES~

~ MIDDLE~CLASS AMERICANS AND WORKING POOR AMERICANS CONTINUE PAYING MORE TAX $$$ THEN OUR U.S. WEALTHY ELITE AND OUR UNEMPLOYED HAVE TO BEG THE PEOPLES U.S. CONGRESS FOR UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS ???

WEALTHY ELITE AND THEIR FAMILIES OWN 90% OF OUR AMERICAN WEALTH AND TOTAL ONLY 1% OF U.S. TOTAL POPULATION .

SADLY THIS ELITE CABAL APPEAR TO HAVE COMPLETE FINANCIAL CONTROL OVER THE PEOPLES U.S. CONGRESS SPENDING $$ (PURSE) THROUGH THEIR HIGH PRICED PAID LOBBYISTS.

LAWYERS FOR POOR AMERICANS WILL CONTINUE POINTING OUT VARIOUS MONETARY NEEDS HERE IN AMERICA FOR ALL OUR SINCERE CARING WEALTHY ELITE TO PONDER PRIOR THEIR TAX FREE SLUSH FUND FOUNDATIONS INTERNATIONAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE WORLDS POOR.

WE BELIEVE THAT ALL THESE BILLION $$$ TAX FREE SLUSH FUND FOUNDATIONS OF OUR SINCERE ELITE AMERICANS SHOULD ONLY BE USED FOR AMERICAN NEEDS AND NOT TAKEN OUT OF AMERICA.

**THEY HAVE BEEN GIVEN THEIR TAX FREE $$ STATUS IN AMERICA & THOSE $$ SHOULD ALSO BE SPENT IN AMERICA **

OUR AMERICAN GOVERNMENT HAS ALWAYS BEEN THE LEADING COUNTRY IN THE WORLD FOR CONTRIBUTING TAX $$$ TO THE INTERNATIONAL WORLD'S POOR. FOR OUR LEADERS OF THE FREE WORLD(CONGRESS) TO CONTINUE TO ALLOW UNTOLD BILLIONS $$ TO ALSO ESCAPE OUR COUNTRY WITH THESE WEALTHY ELITE SLUSH FUND FOUNDATIONS,CAN ONLY MAKE ONE WONDER IF THIS IS WHAT MANY REFER 2 AS "THE NEW WORLD ORDER " ???

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High Court kills lawsuit forcing state to pay more for poor defendants

Doug Guthrie / The Detroit News

Lansing --The Michigan Supreme Court reversed itself Friday and threw out a lawsuit that aimed to force the state to provide more funding to hire lawyers for poor people accused of crimes.

The state's high court in April upheld favorable lower court decisions for the lawsuit brought by eight men and women convicted in Berrien, Genesee and Muskegon counties against the state and Gov. Jennifer Granholm. Intended to become a class-action lawsuit that would include all people convicted of crimes in Michigan while represented by court-appointed counsel, the case appeared headed for trial in Ingham County Circuit Court until Friday's abrupt reversal.

"This was a case that was trying to get the courts to correct one of the worst indigent defense systems in the country," said Detroit attorney Frank Eaman, who helped bring the suit. He said it seeks consistent state funding for the systems operated and funded by the state's 83 counties.

"It is a system that by every measure has failed," Eaman said.

Michigan ranks 44th in the nation for the amount it spends to provide attorneys for the poor, according to the National Legal Aid and Defender Association.

The underlying lawsuit names eight plaintiffs from Berrien, Genesee and Kent counties, and includes allegations that court-appointed attorneys failed to provide adequate defense. The lawyers didn't do such basics as meet with clients or review documents, including police reports, according to the complaint.

The American Civil Liberties Union blasted the decision.

"We are shocked and disturbed by the Supreme Court's about-face," said Michael J. Steinberg, ACLU of Michigan legal director. "Today's order prevents us from proving what most observers already know -- Michigan's justice system is broken for poor people accused of crimes."

Four justices wrote in concurrence with the order, including Justice Stephen Markman, who concluded there is no constitutional precedent that guarantees an indigent defendant a particular attorney or an attorney of a particular skill level or resources.

Chief Justice Marilyn Kelly wrote in dissent that the reconsideration, on request from the state's lawyers, resulted in nothing new to warrant a different conclusion from the court's April order to send the case to trial.

Mary Muillins, a Detroit attorney who filed a brief in the case supporting the plaintiffs on behalf of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, said the reversal was surprising.

"To grant a motion for reconsideration is rare in the first place, and it was not for the customary narrow purpose," he said.

The plaintiffs had broad support. A brief filed by retired judge and former Wayne County Prosecutor John O'Hair, retired Wayne Circuit Judge William Giovan and retired Livingston County Judge Daniel Burress pointed out a 2008 National Legal Aid Defender Association report that put Michigan's public defense system among the worst in the country.

David Udell, director of the Brennan Center for Justice at the NYU School of Law, which filed a supporting brief, said the ruling likely will affect only Berrien, Genesee and Muskegon counties.

From The Detroit News: http://www.detnews.com/article/20100717/METRO/7170336/...

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** WE ENJOY BRINGING THE GOOD LIFE ON THE WEB TO all our fellow little people in America & TO OTHER VARIOUS COUNTRIES, CITIES & PEOPLES WORLD~WIDE LIKE LOCATIONS IN africa: ambazonia canarias estrecho / diaq nigeria south africa canada: alberta hamilton maritimes montreal ontario ottawa quebec thunder bay vancouver victoria windsor winnipeg east asia: japan manila qc europe: alacant andorra antwerpen athens austria barcelona belgium belgrade bristol bulgaria croatia cyprus estrecho / madiaq euskal herria galiza germany grenoble hungary ireland istanbul italy la plana liege lille madrid marseille nantes netherlands nice norway oost-vlaanderen paris poland portugal romania russia scotland sverige switzerland thessaloniki united kingdom west vlaanderen latin america: argentina bolivia brasil chiapas chile colombia ecuador mexico peru puerto rico qollasuyu rosario santiago sonora tijuana uruguay valparaiso oceania: adelaide aotearoa brisbane darwin jakarta manila melbourne perth qc sydney south asia: india mumbai united states: arizona arkansas atlanta austin baltimore binghamton boston buffalo charlottesville chicago cleveland colorado danbury, ct dc hawaii houston hudson mohawk idaho ithaca kansas city la madison maine miami michigan milwaukee minneapolis/st. paul new hampshire new jersey new mexico new orleans north carolina north texas nyc oklahoma philadelphia pittsburgh portland richmond rochester rogue valley san diego san francisco san francisco bay area santa barbara santa cruz, ca seattle st louis tallahassee-red hills tennessee urbana-champaign utah vermont western mass worcester west asia: beirut israel palestine process: discussion fbi/legal updates indymedia faq mailing lists process & imc docs tech volunteer projects: print radio satellite tv video regions: oceania united states topics: biotech



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