Archive for September, 2010

Objection to New TSA Poster

Monday, September 27th, 2010

Letter to:

Secretary Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

RE: OBJECTIONS TO A NEW TSA POSTER THAT INSINUATES THAT PHOTOGRAPHERS ARE TERRORISTS

Dear Secretary Napolitano:

I.
Purpose
I write to you to achieve these purposes: 1) to object–strenuously–to a new anti-photographer Transportation Security Administration [TSA] poster that is another in a long line of irrational, psychotic, paranoia, nonsense put out by TSA or the Department of Homeland Security [DHS] in the name of security; 2) to explain to you why this poster is a new low for TSA and DHS; 3) to communicate important concepts that need to be communicated; 4) to demand that TSA and DHS immediately withdraw these new anti-photographer posters, destroy them, and never again stoop to such a low level; 5) to assert rights against government’s usurpations under color of law; 6) to sensitize you, government officials, and citizens on the compelling need to function with absolute fidelity to our Constitution’s commands–which is the best way to achieve, and maintain, a meaningful level of security; 7) to demand that TSA andDHS stop violating those commands; and 8) if you refuse to withdraw and destroy these posters rebuke you in your official capacity as DHS’ department head and demand that you resign… (continued…)

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Thoughts About Same Sex Marriage

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

Thoughts About “Same-Sex Marriage”

by

Peter J. Mancus

Attorney at Law

pmancus@comcast.net

www.cloud9photography.us

(707) 824-1884

Vaughn R. Walker, a United States District Court Judge for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, on 4 August 2010, in the case of Perry v. Schwarzenegger, Case No. C 09-2292 VRW, held that California’s prohibition against same-sex marriage violated the U.S. constitutional requirements of “due process” and “equal protection of the law.”

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What I Told The Sebastopol City Council

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

WHAT I TOLD THE SEBASTOPOL , CALIFORNIA CITY COUNCIL

ON

7 SEPTEMBER 2010

AND WHY

by

Peter J. Mancus

Attorney at Law

pmancus@comcast.net

www.cloud9photography.us

Tel.: (707) 824-1884

On 7 September 2010 I ate alone at a restaurant. While eating I began to read an important federal Ninth Circuit case decision on the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution dealing with a vital right, namely, freedom of speech. The name of this case, which was decided on 17 August 2010, is: U.S. v. Alvarez, Case No. 08-50345…

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