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...considered "fringe," then sign us up.Van Duyne also has endorsed legislation to prevent any anti-constitutional foreign law from being practiced in Texas courts. A Texas House Committee is considering such legislation.Eight other states...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-01/no-exceptions
SC lawmakers take aim at Muslim law

...sponsor of bill aimed at neutering foreign law in the American justice system...can't use Sharia Law or any other foreign law to violate someone's constitutional...keep courts from incorporating foreign laws, according to Pew Research Center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-10/sc-lawmakers-take-aim-mu
Group says SC bills are anti-Muslim

COLUMBIA - Some Republican legislators say they want to send a message that foreign laws carry no weight in South Carolina courts.Their measures introduced this week in the House and Senate don't reference a specific...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-01-27/group-says-sc-bills-are-anti
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Bill would nullify Islamic law

...state's courts from enforcing foreign law, including Islamic Sharia law...clarify that cultural customs or foreign laws don't trump U.S. laws. He...Tennessee, passed a law prohibiting foreign law in contracts. Voters in Oklahoma...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-02-04/bill-would-nullify-islamic-la
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Across South Carolina

...panel hears debate on Sharia lawCOLUMBIA --- Supporters of a proposal barring the state's courts from enforcing foreign law say it's meant to protect women in divorce and custody cases from harsh religious practices.A Senate Judiciary subcommittee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-04-20/across-south-carolina
Metro
AP keeps going negative

...survival."? On Feb. 7, 2011, in a story about South Carolina wanting to prevent state courts from enforcing foreign law, including Islamic Sharia law ? which calls for the killing of homosexuals and allows the beating of wives ? AP's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-02-24/ap-keeps-going-negative
Just make federal hegemony complete

...living, breathing Constitutional text - ignoring the Founders' intent for decades and, more recently, interjecting foreign law in the court's jurisprudence - it is hard to imagine the lack of a Constitution as being much of a hindrance. Silly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/23/let_117645.shtml
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Regulators bring spyware case

...sponsored by Sen. Gordon Smith, R-Ore., that would make it easier for the FTC to share information and cooperate with foreign law enforcement. Much of the spyware is being sent from overseas companies or accounts, Ms. Majoras said. The House...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/06/bus_9402.shtml
Business
The Imperial Court

...countries do or what the "trends" are? The Supreme Court's only concern should be the U.S. Constitution; leave foreign laws to foreign countries. Second, if justices are going to arbitrarily write laws according to the latest "trends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/03/edi_445998.shtml
Editorials
$20.5 million award to promoter whose track plan fizzled

...Dutch law in a U.S. court and an appeal is likely. "Judge King had a difficult job in front of him, ruling under foreign law when the case was in a foreign language," Ravikoff said. King rejected the Arubans' fraud claim and concluded two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/13/nas_352369.shtml
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