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So Long, and Thanks for All the Tinfoil: SCOTUS Boots Obama Nationality Case

Just in time for the annual War On Christmas rush, SCOTUS boots the Obama nationality case:

The Supreme Court this morning unceremoniously declined to hear an emergency appeal from a man who claimed President-elect Barack Obama is not qualified for the presidency because he is not a "natural-born" citizen.

This was the Donofrio case. But, take heart, oh ye wingnuts of little faith, the Berg case still moves forward…for now.

Guess there’s always taking a stab at a world record if all else fails.

Jeebus, do these people have nothing else to do?  Alas…no

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Christy Hardin Smith

Christy Hardin Smith

Christy is a "recovering" attorney, who earned her undergraduate degree at Smith College, in American Studies and Government, concentrating in American Foreign Policy. She then went on to graduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania in the field of political science and international relations/security studies, before attending law school at the College of Law at West Virginia University, where she was Associate Editor of the Law Review. Christy was a partner in her own firm for several years, where she practiced in a number of areas including criminal defense, child abuse and neglect representation, domestic law, civil litigation, and she was an attorney for a small municipality, before switching hats to become a state prosecutor. Christy has extensive trial experience, and has worked for years both in and out of the court system to improve the lives of at risk children.

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