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Friday, February 22, 2008

The 1860's, that is. Montana is making noises the likes of which we haven't heard in nearly a century and a half.
A collective rights decision by the court would violate the contract by which Montana entered into statehood...

They stop short of threatening secession... or do they?
Montana reserves all usual rights and remedies under historic contract law if its Compact should be violated by any "collective rights" holding in Heller;

They're at least getting right up to the line. I WILL put the house on the market and start packing the very day they go through with it, if they do.

In any case, Heller will be the story of this late summer. And right before the November dog and pony show, too. If there's a definitive ruling either way, times will get very, very interesting, and, last I checked, expectations are that the ruling will be a definitive one.