• John Locke Update

    Civil Liberties and the Lawyer Cartel

    posted January 12, 2006
    According to University of Chicago Law School professor Geoffrey Stone in his latest book Perilous Times, America has violated civil liberties repeatedly during times of war, from the Sedition Act…
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    JLF Hitting and Setting Marks

    posted January 12, 2006
    The numbers for 2005 are in, and page views and site visits are up for all JLF webpages and blogs.  For those seeking a student’s prospective on current…
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    Analyst: Class Size a Non Sequitur in Achievement

    posted January 12, 2006
    That’s what JLF’s Terry Stoops concludes after reviewing the N.C. Board of Education’s final report of the High Priority Schools Initiative, a four-year, $23 million class-size reduction program…
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    JLF Challenges Gas Tax Hike

    posted January 5, 2006
    On January 1st the price of gas went up in the state, thanks to a semiannual adjusted rate of 7 percent of the average wholesale price of gasoline…
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    NCEA Applauds Choice

    posted January 5, 2006
    In Durham’s Herald-Sun, Director of the North Carolina Education Alliance Lindalyn Kakadelis, addressed the Durham County Board of Education’s decision to incorporate parental choice into district assignment policy. …
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    Pope Center Opinions Picked Up

    posted January 5, 2006
    Dr. Mike Adams, criminology professor at the University of North Carolina, Wilmington and a regular columnist for Townhall.com, now features Jon Sanders‘s column, Course of the Month, a satirical…
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    Asheville’s Civic Center in Flux

    posted January 5, 2006
    Following the release of the Asheville-specific Policy Report recommending the sale of the city’s civic center, authors Michael Sanera and Travis Fisher have been responding to comments. On…
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    Analyst Recommends Constitutional Amendment

    posted January 5, 2006
    Legal and Regulatory Policy Analyst, Daren Bakst, says “North Carolinians need a property-rights amendment that will define public use, prohibit takings for private use, require just compensation up…
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    JLF Hitting and Setting Marks

    posted January 5, 2006
    The numbers for 2005 are in, and page views and site visits are up for all JLF webpages and blogs. …

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