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Tennessee Legislators Introduce Bills to Decriminalize Cannabis Oil, Legalize Marijuana

By Barry Donegan BenSwann.com February 21, 2015   Tennessee Legislators Introduce Bills to Decriminalize Cannabis Oil, Legalize Marijuana The battle over marijuana prohibition is heating up in the Volunteer State, as legislators have introduced two new bills that would weaken the ban — one to legalize up to a half ounce of pot and the […]


Tennessee Legislator: “It’s time to outlaw red light cameras”

By Michael Lotfi BenSwann.com   Tennessee Legislator: “It’s time to outlaw red light cameras”     DRESDEN, Tenn., January 8, 2015– State Representative Andy Holt (R-Dresden) says his constituents are sick and tired of being constantly watched by street cameras hoping to make a quick dollar off of them. Holt took to social media to […]

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TN City of South Pittsburg Bans Free Speech on Social Media   Recently updated !

(Amancay Maahs) By Barry Donegan BenSwann.com   TN City Bans Negative Social Media Comments About City Government, Employees, Contractors At a December city commission meeting in South Pittsburg, TN, commissioners voted 4 to 1 to enact a policy forcing city contractors, employees, elected officials, and anyone doing business in any capacity with the city to […]

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Instead of Reacting Militarily, Nashville Police Welcomed Protests: No Violence or Looting

By John Vibes Free Thought Project   Instead of Reacting Militarily, Nashville Police Welcomed Protests: No Violence or Looting   “In Nashville, if you want to come to a public forum and express your thoughts, even if they’re against the government, you’re going to get your First Amendment protection” -Nashville Police Chief  Nashville, Tennessee – […]


Tennessee Legislators Move To Sue Obama Administration Over Illegal Immigration Executive Order

NASHVILLE, November 21, 2014– On Friday, in response to President Obama’s plan to take executive action on illegal immigration reform, two Tennessee legislators are filing a Joint Resolution requesting Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam (R) file a lawsuit against the Obama Administration on behalf of the state. “Article II of the United States Constitution is explicitly […]

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Tennessee Cops to Draw Blood at Labor Day Weekend ‘No Refusal’ DUI Checkpoints

The common sense solution for the safety of all involved is to not drink and drive, but these Tennessee checkpoints affect drivers based on their geographic location rather than probable cause. Source: http://benswann.com By Barry Donegan   Tennessee Cops to Draw Blood at Labor Day Weekend ‘No Refusal’ DUI Checkpoints   This Labor Day weekend, […]


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Tennessee Doctor In Self-Quarantine On Return From Liberia Ebola Hotspot

Source: http://www.zerohedge.com By Tyler Durden   Tennessee Doctor In Self-Quarantine On Return From Liberia Ebola Hotspot   A Tennessee doctor, working at the same Liberian clinic as Dr. Kent Brantly – the Ebola-infected American who was flown to Atlanta yesterday for treatment – has placed himself in quarantine as a “precaution for [his] family.” As […]