Monday, April 19, 2010

Nullification: It’s Official. | Tenth Amendment Center

Nullification carries with it the force of state law. It cannot be legally repealed by Congress without amending the US Constitution. It cannot be lawfully abolished by an executive order. It cannot be overruled by the Supreme Court. It is the people of a state asserting their constitutional rights by acting as a political society in their highest sovereign capacity. It is the moderate, middle way that wisely avoids harsh remedies like secession on the one hand and slavish, unlimited submission on the other. It is the constitutional remedy for unconstitutional federal laws.
Read the full article at the Tenth Amendment Center website. This is the answer to previous and future unconstitutional pieces of federal legislation.

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