Jerry Kimball said he thought it was a joke when a Sioux Falls, South Dakota, animal control officer cited him for allowing his pet snake to slither freely at a local park. "He was literally asking me to put a rope around my snake," Kimball said. Animal Control Supervisor Julie DeJong said a city ordinance requires all pets to be leashed or restrained in public.
In short, it's using the power of the state to punish his enemies and make the world the way he wants it to be.
Landlords are suing to overturn state rental regulations that limit how much they can charge tenants and who they can rent to.
"No reasonable officer would engage in such recklessness," complains dissenting judge.
The Kentucky senator wants the Senate to consider offsetting spending cuts before approving limitless, automatic spending for the rest of the century.