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Legal news from Sunday, December 11, 2011
by Brandon Gatto

Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) on Thursday introduced a constitutional amendment that would exclude a corporation's First Amendment rights to spend money on political campaigns. Named the Saving American Democracy Amendment the proposal would make clear that corporations are not afforded the same constitutional rights as people and that the political activities of corporations can …

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by Jamie Reese

Alabama Governor Robert Bentley announced Friday that he would work with House Speaker Mike Hubbard and Senate President Pro Tempore Del Marsh to make Alabama's new immigration law more effective. Bentley assured that the group had no plans to repeal the law, even with pending challenges from the …

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