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South Carolina Lawmakers Propose 5-Year Jail Sentence for ‘Obamacare’ Implementation

Posted By admin On December 18, 2012 @ 6:20 am In U.S. News | Comments Disabled

STEVEN NELSON
US News [1]
December 18, 2012

Nullification is yet again picking up steam in Dixie.

Pursuing an archaic legal theory that punctuated pre-Civil War disputes between the federal government and states, South Carolina state Rep. Bill Chumley last week pre-filed a bill [2] for the upcoming legislative session that would criminalize implementation of President Barack Obama’s 2010 healthcare reform law.

If his bill becomes law, any state official caught enforcing the healthcare law would be guilty of a misdemeanor and “must be fined not more than one thousand dollars or imprisoned not more than two years, or both.”

Federal officials caught enforcing the law, however, would be given stiffer punishment under the proposal.

Any federal employee or contractor enforcing the law “is guilty of a felony and, upon conviction, must be fined not more than five thousand dollars, or imprisoned not more than five years, or both,” the bill proposes.

Full article here [1]


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[1] US News: http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2012/12/17/south-carolina-lawmakers-propose-5-year-jail-sentence-for-obamacare-implementation

[2] a bill: http://www.scstatehouse.gov/sess120_2013-2014/bills/3101.htm

[3] South Carolina House passes bill making ‘Obamacare’ implementation a crime: http://www.prisonplanet.com/south-carolina-house-passes-bill-making-%e2%80%98obamacare%e2%80%99-implementation-a-crime.html

[4] South Carolina ObamaCare Nullification Bill Being Held Up in Committee: http://www.prisonplanet.com/155365.html

[5] Indiana, South Carolina Join Fight to Nullify ObamaCare: http://www.prisonplanet.com/indiana-south-carolina-join-fight-to-nullify-obamacare.html

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