DC Judge: Feds have the right to regulate mental activity
A very slippery slope... actually, a slimey slope.
Fed Judge: Now the Commerce Clause covers 'mental activity'
February 23, 2011
According to federal Judge Gladys Kessler of the DC US District Court, the powers granted to the federal government on the Commerce Clause extend to regulating "mental activity." Ruling on an ObamaCare challenge brought by 2 individuals, the good Judge made the leap from "physical activity" to "mental activity" in extending the reach of the federal government. This is not a joke...