The Story of Independence Day

During the American Revolution, the legal separation of the Thirteen Colonies from Great Britain occurred on July 2, 1776, when the Second Continental Congress voted to approve a resolution of…

FARMERS MARKETS IN UTAH

  When the weather turns warm in the Beehive State, it isn’t hard to find fresh produce.  In recent years, Farmers Markets have cropped up and become very popular throughout…

THE PUBLIC LANDS DEBATE CONTINUES — What To Do About Our Languishing Public Lands

  In 2012, an excellent article by Robert H. Nelson was published by Policy Review, a publication of the Hoover Institution of Stanford University. This article clearly sets forth the predicament…

Cattle Rustling on the Rise

  PRICE, Utah — The sheriff’s offices in Carbon, Emery and Grand counties are handing out cash as part of their effort to solve a recent spike in cattle thefts….

NSA Patriot Act Phone Data Monitoring Provisions Expire — At Least Temporarily

    WASHINGTON, DC — The legal authority for several national security programs expired at midnight Sunday and will not be renewed for at least two days, after Senate Republicans…

Where NATURAL LAW Fits into the Whole Equation — by TJ Lovato

Continuing the discussion about the Magna Carta, and how it influenced the U.S. Constitution, maybe it’s time to take the next step, and start a conversation about Natural Law.  This…

“Coordination Clause” is Becoming the Weapon of Choice in Fighting Federal Land Use Restrictions

According to the High Country News an obscure provision in two environmental laws is the weapon of choice in a bureaucratic Sagebrush Rebellion.   Suzy Foss became a Ravalli County,…

Remember Memorial Day and What It’s All About!

  Memorial Day, an American holiday observed on the last Monday of May, honors men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Originally known as Decoration Day,…

When it Comes to LABELS Mallard Fillmore Nails It

  In some of his most insightful work yet, Mallard Fillmore nails the the issue with labels.            

The USA Freedom Act Seeks Protection of Private Phone Records

Last Week the U.S. House of Representatives approved the USA Freedom Act, which would limit – although not eliminate – National Security Agency access to private phone records under the…