Missouri to ban foreign law from use in courts…

Missouri to ban foreign law from use in state courts

Bill: HB1512 (PDF)

Sponsored by Reps. Curtman, Jones, Koenig, et al., HB1512 (The “Civil Liberties Defense Act”) states that “it shall be the policy of this state to protect its citizens from the application of foreign laws when the application of a foreign law will result in the violation of a right guaranteed by the constitution of this state or of the United States, including, but not limited to, due process, freedom of religion, speech, or press, and any right of privacy.”

Also: “The Missouri Civil Liberties Defense Act”