Interpreting the Bill of Rights -- part three
(Column ~ 06/14/08)
AMENDMENT VI "In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the state and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the witnesses against him; to have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his favor, and to have the assistance of counsel for his defense."...
Fly it proudly, treat it with the respect it deserves
(Editorial ~ 06/14/08)
Much has been said and written about our national symbol, Old Glory, and we won't attempt to delve into the debate over those who would desecrate a flag to make a political point, and those who would deny them that opportunity. Flag Day is a special day, however, for those who love our country to give its symbol prominent, respectful display...
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