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Michael Badnarik.

From The New American’s January 21, 2011 article, Will Congress Create “State” Bankruptcy Law, I challenge this claim:

Sovereign immunity — the immunity of a sovereign government from being sued against its will — is part of our system of government.

Where’s that in the Constitution?

If the purpose of government is to protect inalienable rights, then how can government be immune from being sued for violating rights?

Constitutional scholar, 2004 Libertarian Party presidential candidate and former radio host Michael Badnarik has called for rescinding sovereign immunity for government polluters, and I have heard him challenge the notion generally on his radio show in the past.

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