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Congressional Candidate Tony Arterburn Joins Sen. Rand Paul’s Historic Lawsuit Against Pres. Obama & the NSA

Tony Arterburn

Press Release: On February 12, Sen. Rand Paul and Matt Kibbe, the President of FreedomWorks, announced a class-action lawsuit against President Barack Obama, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, Director of National Security Agency Keith Alexander and FBI Director, James Comey. Sen. Paul expects the case to go all the way to the Supreme Court, and predicts the American people will win. Kibbe adds, “If you use a phone, you should care about this case. Never in American history has there been such a warrantless gathering of citizens information. We believe it is time to put this before the courts.”

Arterburn, a combat veteran of Afghanistan and Iraq, supports the suit whole-heartedly and says the Patriot Act was the worst attack on the privacy of American citizens – until Obamacare. Continue Reading →

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Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.

Apollo Tyres - Cooper Tires

A class action lawsuit has been filed in the US District Court on behalf of purchasers and shareholders of Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. common stock alleging that Cooper violated federal securities laws by issuing a series of materially misleading statements and omissions in connection with the proposed purchase of the Company by Apollo, an Indian-based tire company, last summer. Continue Reading →

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Bowie County Calls Lawsuit ‘Without Merit,’ but Lacks Contracts with Several Organizations

Bowie County Texas

A lawsuit filed November 26 by local radio personality – and now candidate for Bowie County Judge –  Jeff Akin seeks to stop alleged illegal and/or unreasonable expenditure of county funds to local organizations. Recently, the county asked via attorney Jim Allison that the suit be dismissed, claiming it was “frivolous” and “without merit,” and claimed that, “in general, taxpayers do not have a right to bring suit to contest government decision-making.” After a Freedom of Information Act Request by Akin earlier this year,  county clerk Tina Petty responded that the following entities are receiving county funds without contracts:

Teen Court
Texarkana Children’s Advocacy Center
Texarkana Homeless Coalition
TRAHC
Sabine Valley MHMR & Community Healthcare
Domestic Violence Prevention
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Akin recently stated, “The lawsuit is not intended to harm the nonprofits the county has donated money to in the past. But how does the county determine which nonprofits get how much? Continue Reading →

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