Tag Archive: nanny state

Jan 04 2015

Connecticut Teen Forced to Undergo Chemo Against Her Will

Cassandra C forced to undergo chemo

A 17-year old girl – named only “Cassandra C” in court documents – is being forced to undergo chemotherapy against her will by the state’s child protection agency, the Department of Children and Families (DCF). In September, Cassandra was diagnosed with late stage Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Doctors recommended she undergo chemotherapy as treatment, but the teen …

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Jan 03 2015

Hoodie Ban Could Cost You $500 in Fines (Or Jail Time)

hoodie ban

Laws associating hoods with crimes are nothing new. Oklahoma already has a law on the books banning the use of hoods during a crime. Many similar laws – like this law from 1923 – are associated with the Klu Klux Klan. Fast forward to today, when protesters are taking to the streets more than ever, …

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Sep 22 2014

WA City Implements Body Odor Ban

body odor ban stinks

A new trespassing law in the city of Burien, WA makes it illegal to stink. Specifically, the law implements a body odor ban in public places including parks, libraries, and city hall. Showing up to any of these places with an offensive odor could end with you being removed from the premises and banned for …

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Mar 24 2014

MA Bill to Ban Sex at Home for Divorcing Parents

Massachusetts is at it again with a new bill that would ban sex and “dating relationships” from the homes of divorcing couples. Senate Bill 787 was filed by Senator Richard J. Ross (R – Wrentham) “on behalf of a constituent” and is a prime example of government going too far. The wording of the bill …

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