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Senator Morrissey MAY Have Come Out for a Public Defender Office in Chesterfield!

Right if he did! But we Need An Appellate Defender’s Office I understand from a reliable source that Senator Joe Morrissey (D-16th) called for a public defender office in Chesterfield County. I agree; I plan to reach out to the senator about this BUT the first office set up should be a statewide appellate office […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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New Years Resolutions 2021

res·o·lu·tion/ˌrezəˈlo͞oSH(ə)n/noun 1.a firm decision to do or not to do something. 2.the quality of being determined or resolute.2021 is going to be here soon. I know the New Year is the time where people make resolutions to make changes. As I reflect on 2020. I had some health challenges brought on by the stress and […]

About Corey Fauconier

Corey “Sage” Fauconier is a native of Cambria Heights, Queens, New York who currently resides in Henrico County, Virginia. He is a graduate of Hampton University with a degree in Political Science (1994) and a Paralegal Studies Certificate (1996). Former Libertarian Candidate for Virginia State Senate (2017). First Black Communications Chair of the Libertarian Party (2016), Lobby Day Leader for the Virginia Citizens Defense League since 2018, second amendment supporter, host of independent podcast Talks Over Drinks in Richmond, Virginia.

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Dr. Walter Block’s Answer to Those who Want to Boycott the Georgia Elections!

Why Should a Georgia Voter Care who Wins? I have permission from Dr. Walter Block, noted libertarian scholar at Loyola University in New Orleans to cite in its entirety from the Lew Rockwell blog. Here is my prior post on Dr. Block. I think it is a good answer to the question stated above. There […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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Blizzard Warning in Hell? The US House Votes to Legalize Pot! Rep. Denver Riggleman Votes YES!

HMMMMMM….. I was startled to see that the US House has actually voted to legalize marijuana. Not decriminalized but made legal. Here is Reason magazine’s analysis of the bill: In addition to removing marijuana from the CSA’s schedules of controlled substances, the MORE Act would require automatic expungement of federal marijuana convictions. Currently there is […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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Is Richmond Free to Press

Richmond: The capital city of the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. As of 2019 the estimated population is 230,436. Richmond’s population makes it the fourth most populated city in the Commonwealth. Free: make (information) available for publication. Not fixed in position.  Press: to act upon with steadily applied weight or force. An act […]

About Corey Fauconier

Corey “Sage” Fauconier is a native of Cambria Heights, Queens, New York who currently resides in Henrico County, Virginia. He is a graduate of Hampton University with a degree in Political Science (1994) and a Paralegal Studies Certificate (1996). Former Libertarian Candidate for Virginia State Senate (2017). First Black Communications Chair of the Libertarian Party (2016), Lobby Day Leader for the Virginia Citizens Defense League since 2018, second amendment supporter, host of independent podcast Talks Over Drinks in Richmond, Virginia.

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Election Day: Childhood Memories, Present Day and the Disservice of the Mainstream Media.

“Let us begin, what, where, why or when. Will all be explained like instructions to a game. See I’m not insane, in fact I’m kinda of rational. When I be asking you, “Who is more dramatical?” This one or that one, the white one or the black one. Pick the punk and I’ll jump up […]

About Corey Fauconier

Corey “Sage” Fauconier is a native of Cambria Heights, Queens, New York who currently resides in Henrico County, Virginia. He is a graduate of Hampton University with a degree in Political Science (1994) and a Paralegal Studies Certificate (1996). Former Libertarian Candidate for Virginia State Senate (2017). First Black Communications Chair of the Libertarian Party (2016), Lobby Day Leader for the Virginia Citizens Defense League since 2018, second amendment supporter, host of independent podcast Talks Over Drinks in Richmond, Virginia.

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LP Makes History in Wyoming!

Marshall Burt wins seat in Sweetwater County! The LP did win a state legislative seat in Wyoming last evening and came within an eyelash of electing two seats. But it was alas not Bethany Baldes, who lost by 33 votes, but Marshall Burt. From the Casper Star-Tribune: Green River Libertarian Marshall Burt made history Tuesday […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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Live Blog of the Election

Collapse of the Third Parties I am starting an informal live blog with emphasis on the Third Parties. I already can see that the higher percentage of third parties has collapsed. Kentucky uses President to determine ballot access and so does Washington State. It is not likely based on the results I see that Jorgensen […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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Sandy the Blogger Predictions…

Unscientific and Maybe Hopeful…But Based on the Day Virginia: I think it is still likley Biden carries the Commonwealth, it is possible suburban women concerned about violence and self-protection will flip Virginia RED. That could clinch the election for the President Warner narrowly beats Gade. Can’t call a judge a racist and adopt the tactics […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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I am NOT Insane.

Insanity noun, the state of being seriously mentally ill, madness, extreme foolishness or irrationality. I know that I am not crazy. I hear my father Sylvester Fauconier (R.I.P, cancer sucks!) with his Trinidadian accent, “Curry (Corey with a deep Trini accent), that Hippity Hop is some damn foolishness!” I have in my time voted for […]

About Corey Fauconier

Corey “Sage” Fauconier is a native of Cambria Heights, Queens, New York who currently resides in Henrico County, Virginia. He is a graduate of Hampton University with a degree in Political Science (1994) and a Paralegal Studies Certificate (1996). Former Libertarian Candidate for Virginia State Senate (2017). First Black Communications Chair of the Libertarian Party (2016), Lobby Day Leader for the Virginia Citizens Defense League since 2018, second amendment supporter, host of independent podcast Talks Over Drinks in Richmond, Virginia.

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Some Notes From Election Day!

Will Trump Carry Virginia? Jorgensen’s Tiny Presence in Hanover! From Gideon Oakes out in wonderful, beautiful Black Hills in South Dakota: Gideon having way, way too much fun! Blogger Sandy might ought to get in the act! Oakes symbol – excellent: And here is a tiny Jo Jorgensen sign that has been up at a […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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Can Trump Actually Carry Virginia? Tantalizing Evidence Suggests Maybe…

Very speculative… I had written off Virginia. I voted for President Trump more as a hope than a realistic chance he might win. I was influenced by radio talk show host John Fredericks who has said for weeks Trump can win – behind yes but can win. His theory was that Get Out The Vote […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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Ballot Access States in 2020

There Are Many The following states (according to the Handy Dandy Chart as revised for 2020) are ballot access for President (with percentage in parenthesis): Arizona (5), Arkansas (3), Iowa (2), Kentucky (2), Maryland (1), New Mexico (1/2 percent), North Carolina (2 – although a political party automatically garners ballot access when it is on […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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More Interest In LP (Well Mostly LP) Races in 2020!

Let’s Start With Wyoming… My readers can call this Part II of the previous blog. Now I know nothing about the internals for the Green Party but I am aware of Libertarian “stuff”. Let’s start with Wyoming – Try this for click bait… Libertarian Party Hopes for Victory in 2 Wyoming State House Races That […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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What Races are Sandy the Blogger Covering Tuesday Night?

Ballot Access Races, Prominent LPers, Of Course Trump and Biden (And Jorgensen and Hawkins!) Yes it is planned, Jesus willing, to blog on election night while the super hero movie called Election 2020 plays out – you know the one from 2016 – where most of the commentators were rooting for the bad guys (and […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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Richmond City Council: 1st District for Mike Dickinson and 8th District for Regie Ford.

“No lie, just know I chose my own fate I drove by the fork in the road and went straight” Renegade Eminem feat Jay-Z Jay’s verse The Blueprint 2009. One of my favorite Hip Hop songs. We control our destiny. You can get up and make a change. I once lived in the City of […]

About Corey Fauconier

Corey “Sage” Fauconier is a native of Cambria Heights, Queens, New York who currently resides in Henrico County, Virginia. He is a graduate of Hampton University with a degree in Political Science (1994) and a Paralegal Studies Certificate (1996). Former Libertarian Candidate for Virginia State Senate (2017). First Black Communications Chair of the Libertarian Party (2016), Lobby Day Leader for the Virginia Citizens Defense League since 2018, second amendment supporter, host of independent podcast Talks Over Drinks in Richmond, Virginia.

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Not Sure It is Enough But Here is Del. Freitas’ Answer to the Negative Ads!

TV Ad Still Needed… I did finally find the answers of the Nick Frietas side on the terrible commercials run by allies of the incumbent. Here from the Freitas FB page: Faced with the end of her political career, Abigail Spanberger has abandoned the truth just like she abandoned her promise to her constituents that […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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Could the LP Win a Statewide Election?

Perhaps in Arkansas… There is an astounding poll in the Arkansas Senate Race and here it is: Incumbent Senator Tom Cotton (R) 49% Ricky Dale Harrington, Jr. (L) 38% Undecided 13% Here is the Newsweek report on the poll. Here is the Arkansas Times article on the race, including the poll. I agree with this […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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Blogger Sanders Voted for whom? A Libertarian? Yes

But not the one you are thinking… I was not going to discuss this issue. Or how I voted. But I think my readers ought to know – however few there are – how I voted. First District Congress: I like Qasim Rashid and he raises a unique issue: Making cable a public utility to […]

About Elwood Sanders

Elwood "Sandy" Sanders is a Hanover attorney who is an Appellate Procedure Consultant for Lantagne Legal Printing and has written ten scholarly legal articles. Sandy was also Virginia's first Appellate Defender and also helped bring curling in VA! (None of these titles imply any endorsement of Sanders’ views)

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Tom White Says:

Nothing is more conservative than a republican wanting to get their majority back. And nothing is more liberal than a republican WITH a majority.

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