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Nanny Logic: Let's Throw People in Jail For Labeling Food Incorrectly

deleeuw Wrote: Feb 08, 2013 2:53 PM
This may be a possible violation of the 8th Amendment, regarding "excessive fines".
Joel176 Wrote: Feb 08, 2013 3:00 PM
In order for that to be relevent though, you need a president that understands constitutional limits, a judiciary that upholds it, and a congress that actually determines what and what is not within their pervue.

Beginning with Wilson though, the premise of the liberal progressive is that the government is everything to everyone.

Leah touched on this yesterday, but I think it deserves another look. The Food and Drug Administration has proposed new labeling requirements that would make labeling mistakes a federal crime complete with jail time for violators.

If the Food and Drug Administration gets its way, your trip to the grocery store could get a tad pricier.

The rule stems from an ObamaCare mandate that restaurants provide nutrition information on menus. Most in the restaurant industry were supportive of the idea, but when the FDA decided to extend the provision to also affect thousands...