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Discussion in 'Political Debate & Discussion' started by Bro. Curtis, Oct 14, 2013.

  1. Bro. Curtis

    Bro. Curtis <img src =/curtis.gif>
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    http://reason.com/archives/2013/10/13/judge-dumps-minnesota-funeral-home-red-t


    ...On Wednesday, Judge John Guthmann ruled in favor of plaintiffs who were challenging an onerous state law requiring funeral homes to install equipment for embalming dead bodies, even when those funeral homes do not use the equipment. The requirement stifles competition and increases prices for consumers by requiring funeral homes to spend $30,000 on unnecessary equipment, the plaintiffs in the case argued.

    In striking down the embalming room requirement, Guthmann said it “constitutes an irrational exercise of the state’s police power” and violates the state constitution...
     
  2. just-want-peace

    just-want-peace Well-Known Member
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    If every law had a short (2-4 years) sunset clause, a lot of this garbage would self-destruct.
     
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