Gorsuch Delivers the Hammer on Imprecise Legislation and the Administrative State

Reposted from the Chicago Tribune / Washington Post. WASHINGTON, DC — Last week, one week after the first anniversary of his ascension to the U.S. Supreme Court, Justice Neil Gorsuch delivered…

Between Thistles & Rye Grass — Sometimes We Don’t Know What We Don’t Know — by Redtail Rose McInnis

  We love our neighbors.  We’re just glad they’re a full section (640 acres = one mile) away. I had been fairly warned.  When we brokered a deal to sell…

Romney & Crew Rip Republicans in Iron County — by Tracie Sullivan

First Published in Behind the Headlines For Another View Regarding the Same Event & Subject Matter, SEE ALSO Fair Weather Friends & the Second Amendment CEDAR CITY – Iron County Republicans…

Utah Farmers Step Up to Defend Monument Reductions

Reposted from Free Range Report “The Antiquities Act has been abused to designate ‘monuments’ that grossly exceed the scale envisioned by Congress,” Gibson said. “These land grabs set aside vast…

WATER LAWYER — Whiskey’s for Drinking; Water’s for Fighting — by Mancos MacLeod

(An excerpt from one Chapter of Todd Macfarlane’s Memoir Manuscript, Making Rain Where the Sun Shines — Lawyers are Supposed to be Golfers — Paying My Dues as a Country…

DUE PROCESS — The Golden Rule of Principled Government — by Todd Macfarlane

According to the Golden Rule:  Do Unto Others as You Would Have Them Do Unto You. DUE PROCESS is the Golden Rule of Principled Government.  It is one of the…

Johnson Canyon Water Prophet — by Mancos MacLeod

(Chapter Excerpt from Making Rain Where the Sun Shines — Lawyers are Supposed to be Golfers — Paying My Dues as a Country Lawyer)  Regardless of the relatively warm acceptance…

Due Process & Equal Protection in Millard County — a Case Study

For most people, it seems, the concepts and principles of “Equal Protection” and “Due Process” seem somewhat hazy.  What do they even mean? Most of the time stories of unlawful…

FAIR WEATHER FRIENDS — and The Second Amendment — by Todd Macfarlane

Right now the Second Amendment is viewed as toxic in many quarters, and politically incorrect to even mention. A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend the Iron…

IN SEARCH OF ATTICUS FINCH — Enter Marcus Mumford, like a Bull in a China Shop — by Todd Macfarlane

NOTE: This article was first published in Range magazine, and earned an award from the Nevada Press Association.  PAYING THE PRICE At approximately 4:15 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2017,…