General Publications: Provide Guidance on Litigating for Liberty
Presuming Liberty: Using Ohio’s Constitution to Limit Government draws on several unique provisions of the Ohio Constitution and precedents by the Ohio Supreme Court to make the case that, when in doubt, Ohio’s Constitutional Controversies must be resolved in favor of individual rights.
Defending Liberty in Ohio: A Roadmap for Protecting Freedom and Limiting Government with the State Constitution chronicles provisions of the Ohio Constitution that render Ohio an advantageous place to litigate for liberty.
Legal Viewpoints: Consider Very Specific Legal Issues
The Supreme Court Clears the Path to End State Employees’ Automated Union Political Contributions Legal Viewpoint #1 chronicles Ohio’s misuse of overturned federal law to benefit union political efforts.
Reflections on 6th Circuit Oral Arguments on the Individual Mandate Legal Viewpoint #2 provides a summary and commentary on key issues arising from a hearing on the individual mandate held on June 1, 2011.
Citizens’ Guides: Provide Advice to Grassroots Activists
Petition Circulation/Signature Gathering: General Constitutional Considerations provides insight and direction based on constitutional law for those who are gathering signatures during the initiative and referendum process.
Reducing Your School District Tax Burden is a tutorial on how to use heretofore obscure parts of the law, alongside the initiative process, to roll back either a recently-enacted, or even a not-so-recently-enacted school levy tax.
Public Policy Analysis Papers: Consider how Ohioans should Approach Specific Issues
Does Ohio’s Health Care Freedom Amendment Prohibit It from Enacting an Obamacare Exchange? explains how the Ohio Health Care Freedom Amendment, Section 21 of Ohio’s Bill of Rights, forbids Ohio officials from imposing Obamacare health care exchanges on Ohioans. The document also explores reasons that such exchanges are an unwise policy choice
Civil Rights Commission Testimony explores how economic freedom is the route to economic success. The comments address two areas that Ohioans should focus on to achieve more opportunity for all citizens.